The Five French Web Edits You Should Watch (When You’re Super Bored) Today
Enjoy an archival menu of sandy pits in the land of unrestrained…
Oh, the lunchtime rabbit holes one falls down on slow news days.
After burning through the Quik Pro’s early rounds*, and still hungry for meaty beachbreaks with a European sensibility, we ventured out into various internet video platform’s thoroughly trampled wilds (so you don’t have to), and arrived at these French gems for you to kill a little sweet time:
Andy Irons, Quik Pro 2005
Curren Breaking Down his Maurice Cole’s
How good was the 2012 Quik Pro?
Case in point (ok, so six edits):
Andy and Bruce’s 2004 Quik Pro Final (click in @ 8:00, though of course you’ll watch the whole thing, won’t you…)
Bookending the selection: there are plenty of stops on tour that make us miss A.I. dearly, perhaps none so much as France.
*We shudder to recall pro surfing’s pre-Heat Analyzer era.
Can Anyone Beat Robbo?
The Spartan plays footsies, wildcards go switch & the broadcast sentences us to HOLD limbo…
The Post-COVID Surf Tourism Boom In The Mentawais
Three business owners detail pandemic struggles and what it's like to be back in full…
“Airlines Hate Me:” Bad Boy RyRy’s Guide To Surf Travel
Want to get pampered at the pointy end of the plane for free?
Carissa Moore is now two heats away from her 6th World Title, btw.
What Happens When You Borrow A Pro’s Board?
Joyride: The Shrizz from PANDA surfboards.
UPDATE: People Are Still Surfing ‘La Jetee’ in Reunion Island
Returning to the best & sharkiest air wave in the world, as seen in Mod…
These Are Your Favorite (Female) Surfers
What the Stab reader survey teaches us about taste.
Fear And Loathing in Mainland Mex
Parker Coffin, Harry Roach, and the Roark crew embark on an authentic Oaxacan (surf) trip.
While Everyone Flocked To Tahiti, Kelly Stayed in Jbay
...And proceeded to rip the hell out of it on a "borrowed" 5-finned Tomo.
Can A GQ Cover Boy Take Out Teahupo’o?
Kauli Vaast is your incredibly handsome Tahiti trials winner.
Watch: Ramble On With Caity Simmers
An action-rich tour behind the scenes of her triumphant first voyage to Oz.
PSA: Surf Filmers Not Welcome In Nicaragua
Cameras and drones are being seized on arrival, Stab spoke with two recent visitors.