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J-Flo’s family lens

Posted 12 Mar 2012

Most of the world tour are sprinkled round Oz with a few teams up in Indo on various trips. Jeremy Flores is still on the GC following the Quik Pro. Here’s a session at Snapper with the action documented by his sister. Kinda cool. Check out the rest at his blog.


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Koa Smith’s endless Namibia barrel = $20k

Posted 7 hours ago

Koa Smith, who’s wildly long Namibia barrel you’ll certainly remember, just won the World Of GoPro and, with it, $20,000. Yup, that’s a well-deserved cheque.

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Noa Mizuno in the Mentawais

Posted 11 hours ago

Certainly not bad for a 15-year-old on his first trip to the Mentawais. Shot and cut by Orion Owens.


Very large goldfish bites surfer

Posted 13 hours ago

It feels as though we’re reading these stories all-too often but for our latest shark, well, we’ll call it a peck, we head to Wallabi Point on the north coast of NSW. O’Neill rider, Ryan Hunt was surfing after work yesterday at 6 pm when a shark bit his foot. In the shark’s defence, the 20-year-old said he'd stepped on ... read more

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Gudangs, Lowers.

Posted 1 day ago

Positive vibe warriors Pat and Tanner Gudauskas split a session at Lowers recently. Cue this clip prior to your next small wave session, you’ll up the tempo, wethinks.

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Damo Hobgood, on a fine day in CA

Posted 2 days ago

Here’s Damien Hobgood (and also Nate Yeomans, David Dupont and Joel Tudor) enjoying a real good time in California. Shot and cut by Breton Carasso, to Random Rab’s The Spice.


Three adults die rescuing teenage surfers

Posted 3 days ago

Two men and a woman have died at Mawgan Porth near Newquay, UK last Sunday trying to save young surfers, the reported. Seven people, including four teenagers (two 18 year olds, a 16 year old and a 15 year old) had to be rescued from a strong rip by a helicopter winch and two lifeboats. Sadly, 52-year-old Stuart Calder, ... read more

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Cape Town just fell a few places on the bucket list

Posted 5 days ago

Three years ago, it took a big cliff alongside a surf break or a $1000-an-hour chopper to see that Angle of God. Now, all you need is a bit of sun and there seems to be a drone buzzing around filming from above. It's been a steep learning curve in what we typically don't see. We've learnt that our reefs are imperfect, shallower ... read more

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The Pipeline; visual news.

Posted 8 days ago

Surf personality/journalist Jed Smith's latest re-delivery of surf news is a digital slice called The Pipeline. Equipped with mullet, floral shirt/pastel jacket combo and a 10-dollar set, Jed breaks down the world title scenarios (that you probs already know) but with moving pictures and his particular brand of humour. We're no... read more

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Alessa Quizon, best bodies advice

Posted 11 days ago

You know Alessa Quizon as the Hawaiian world tour surfer with the caramel skin and the mean frontside gaff. She's 5'3" and has told Self that she works harder to compensate for her petite size. "I've always had to go a little harder to keep up with girls who are taller and have more muscle," she says. Her solution: training in... read more


Surfer Kirra-Belle Olsson bitten by shark in NSW

Posted 13 days ago

Comparatively to recent shark attacks in Australia, this situation is quite fortunate. Which doesn't make having a shark sink its teeth into your skin while you're surfing any less fucking terrifying. But that's exactly what happened to surfer gal Kirra-Belle Olsson on the Central Coast this morning. The 13-year-old clearly ga... read more