It was cold, it was gray and it was difficult.

Friday, 18 April 2014 22:27

A Sequence of Bum Dragging at Cape Solander

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Hear from the man who's mastered the backhand at Cape Solander, Damien Wills.

Thursday, 17 April 2014 09:05

The Ed's Guide to Fantasy Surfer Glory

How to narrow down the field and make an educated guess, the essence of the oxymoron that is playing smart guessing-game.

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 07:00



Will the qualifying system survive its current decline?



Wednesday, 16 April 2014 16:48

Ripcurl Pro Bells Beach: Women’s Round One

Rookies rule, but the Queen reigns supreme.

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 13:16

Trouble In Paradise

The Mentawais are under threat.

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:49

As it Happens: 2014 Rip Curl Pro

Surfing Life's live event coverage of the 2014 Rip Curl Pro.

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 15:10

Surfing in Style

We're giving away one heck of a beauty, here.

Sunday, 13 April 2014 18:56

Michel Le Magnifique

We talk to our new Margaret River Pro champion about winning, the unimportance of money and ghosts.

The Spartan takes his maiden, with an honest display of rail surfing.


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    At 5.04 metres, Jaws lives!
  • Alana and Sally Sign Personal Endorsement Deals

    Helloooo Samsung and Ripcurl.
  • Kelly Slater On The Project

    Kelly Slater talks competing, quiting and motivation on Australia's talk show "The Project". Skip to the 35-minute mark.
  • Shark Attack in NSW

    A woman died in Tathra this morning when she was attacked by a shark during her daily swim.
  • Diver Remains Found in WA With Shark Bites

    Alarms were raised Saturday afternoon when a man went missing off the coast of Mandurah. His remains were found last night with visible shark bites.
  • Quiksilver's CEO weighs in on Slater's departure

    Explains the impact of Slater's exit on Quik's marketing plans.
  • Fatal Shark Attack in South Africa

    The ninth attack in seven years at Port St Johns kills a 72-year-old Austrian tourist.
  • Surfer Girl Attacked

    "It was a mackerel. She's been bitten by a fish. She's fine, she's OK."