Did Australian Surfing Just Get Its Mongrel Back? - Stab Mag
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A moment worth celebrating — which Connor indeed did. Photo: Laurent Masurel/WSL

Did Australian Surfing Just Get Its Mongrel Back?

Connor O’Leary may be the nicest guy in pro surfing, but his recent win revived an old-school Aussie surfing trope: the underdog.

Words by Jed Smith

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