The 2014 Hot 100

Australian junior surfing is the best in the world, and this is its greatest showcase.

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South Africa Testing New Electronic Shark Barrier Technology

A high-tech version of the "punch a shark in the nose" theory.

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Last Drinks, Episode Three: Kai Hing

Where Harry Bryant punches Kai Hing in the face on a plane.

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Sex, Drugs and Dick Tricks

So, whatever became of Australia’s party-boy culture of the 1980s and 1990s?

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Meet The Hottest of the Hot 100

Australia’s number one surfer, under-18, is none other than…

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Shark Attack In Hawaii

This makes five in one month.

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The Tale of Dusty Payne’s Magical Beard

How unruly face fluff led to his possible requalification.

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  • One Hot Minute

    Friday, 21 November 2014
    The best bits from the best DVD from the best guys on the best swell. It's the best.
  • The Days of Thunder

    Friday, 21 November 2014
    This is the age of Australian surfing's reckless, creative brilliance, when nobody could even get near us.
  • A Selfie-Snapped Guide to Pipe Dreams

    Thursday, 20 November 2014
    What everyone's been up to since Portugal, courtesy of the 'gram. 
The women power through to the finals.

The Mad Hueys Go Mad

Saturday, 11 May 2013
Jig, jig, whip...

Rio Kicks Off

Friday, 10 May 2013
Barra Da Tijuca provides for the opening round of the Billabong Pro Rio.

#Tournotes: Go Miggy

Thursday, 09 May 2013
#TOURNOTES is back with a brand new episode straight from the heart of the Rio Pro.

Rio Freesurf

Thursday, 09 May 2013
The world's best get a practise run in before things get serious. 

Lay Day By Instagram

Thursday, 09 May 2013
A chronological review of a layday in Rio. Via Instagram.
Fill your desktop with some Julian and Rio De Janeiro.

Begin Again

Wednesday, 08 May 2013
John John Florence before it all went wrong. 

Strange Brains X Mitch Coleborn

Wednesday, 08 May 2013
A celebration of Mitch's mental calibration.

Thundercloud

Wednesday, 08 May 2013
A documentary based around that day at Cloudbreak.

Still Days

Wednesday, 08 May 2013
Two days with Yadin Nicol in Southern California. 
Six shots, two guns, and a whole lotta style.

Mentawai Pro 2013

Tuesday, 07 May 2013
The final short film documenting the contest as a whole. 
Dimity Stoyle and Thomas Woods dominated on Day 2 at the Reef ISA World Surfing Games in Panama.
Who’s going to win this thing?

Jake Marshall In Indonesia

Monday, 06 May 2013
14-years-old and life couldn't be better.

Micro In Indo

Monday, 06 May 2013
Our favourite Australian born Irishman having way too much fun in Indonesia. 

World Records and Winners

Sunday, 05 May 2013
Shane Dorian has walked away with the Ride of the Year award at the annual Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards ceremony.
 

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