The Centenary of Australian Surfing

Australian surfing is 100 years young; let’s discover our past and define our future.

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Win: Meet Stephanie Gilmore

And head to the premier of her new film, Stephanie In The Water, on us. 

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Matt Wilkinson's Niece Attacked By Shark In NSW

Wilko says it won't affect her mean backside snap.

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That One Day In Peniche…

Where Gabriel Medina and Kelly Slater both went down in Round 3 – to Brett Simpson and Aritz Aranburu.

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Exclusive: A Kelly Slater Interview

On losing in Peniche, the World Title race and naming his 540.

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    Thursday, 23 October 2014
    How the World Tour and freesurfing is becoming one in the same, and how Mick Fanning changed the game.
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    Tuesday, 21 October 2014
    And then there were three.
  • Exclusive: A Kelly Slater Interview

    Monday, 20 October 2014
    On losing in Peniche, the World Title race and naming his 540.
There were upsets and underdogs, giant killers, high flying Brazilian wonderkids, of dominant performances, combo-lands, feet in the wax, and houses built.

For Whom The Lull Tolls

Monday, 01 April 2013
Carissa Moore wins the 2013 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.

The Two Best Heats Of The Year

Monday, 01 April 2013
The top ranked surfers on earth against a seed fill-in and a low ranked semi sponsored tour veteran from Brazil. 

And On The Third Day...

Sunday, 31 March 2013
The men's side of the Rip Curl Pro is resurrected at Bells, with rounds two-and-a-bit contested in Biblical seas.

The Road To Bells: Oney Anwar

Saturday, 30 March 2013
Surfing Life catches up with 2013 Rip Curl Pro Wildcard Oney Anwar as he prepares on the Gold Coast to take on the world's best at Bells Beach.

Hells Belles

Saturday, 30 March 2013
Surfing Life spent the day on the Bells steps witnessing a landmark day in the history of women's surfing. Here's what went down.

#TOURNOTES: Bells Round One

Saturday, 30 March 2013
Hurley bring us the first episode of #TOURNOTES from Round One of the Rip Curl Pro.

What's Gonna Happen Next?

Saturday, 30 March 2013
On the evidence of round one, let’s lash out and have a crack at calling the final 12.  

Kelly Slater In Slow Motion

Friday, 29 March 2013
Kelly Slater in all his slow motion glory. 
Surfing Life catches up with Kieren Perrow to chat about his new role with the ASP, and what 2013 holds for him and the Tour.

Finally

Friday, 29 March 2013
Today marks a year since Michael Peterson died of heart failure at the age of 59. Nick Carroll takes us through the moment his ashes were spread at Bells Beach.

The Road To Bells: Mick Fanning

Thursday, 28 March 2013
Surfing Life catches up with defending Rip Curl Pro champ Mick Fanning as he sets his sights on ringing the Bell again in 2013.

Wednesday Wallpaper: Bells Beach

Wednesday, 27 March 2013
The theatre of dreams ready to fire in 2013 and now ready for your desktop.

A Few Months Of Mikey Wright

Wednesday, 27 March 2013
Mikey Wright in and around Hawaii, P-pass and Australia. 

Thombstoners With Matt King

Wednesday, 27 March 2013
Matt King spends a few days on the north coast slaying some waves.
The winner of the Rip Curl Pro Trials drops into the Surfing Life house at Bells Beach.

Lee Wilson And A Blank Canvas

Tuesday, 26 March 2013
Lee Wilson sans sponsor still going as big as ever.

John John Out Jacob Willcox In

Monday, 25 March 2013
The 15-year-old junior from Western Australia has been given a wildcard to compete against the best in the world.

A Letter From Bede

Monday, 25 March 2013
Bede Durbidge writes to us about hitting 30, that day at Kirra, and headspace heading into Bells.
Dusty Payne and Carrisa Moore claim victory at the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro.

Ramp Ramp Cities

Saturday, 23 March 2013
Matt Banting brings us a breath of fresh air from the Gold Coast and Western Australia. 

Party Wave At La Casa

Friday, 22 March 2013
A one wave competition with no rules and lots of laughter.
One of Portugal's finest spending some quality time at home.

Kirra's Final Rendition

Friday, 22 March 2013
We know you've seen this day at Kirra from every angle but how about this one?
 

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