“Seven Events Into The Year And Six Brazilian Winners”
The usual Ain’t That Swell duo is joined by Ronnie Blakey and more to dissect surfing’s most pressing issues!
It’s that time again. The time when surf media’s most elusive duo sink themselves into the mic and sink deep into the pit of mostly non-consequential surf issues; but fuck it makes for some good listening on your daily commute!
This time around your hosts Vaughan Blakey and Jedaum Smith bring in the big dogs of Ronnie Blakey, Danny Johnson and even the Blakey big poppa, Alfie Blakey; who according to Jed is “awfff his farking head in the best way possible.”
There’s the usual ‘finger buns’, ‘over/under’, ‘ask us a question’, and a whole range of other topical subjects discussed in the ep including, Brazilian dominance, Willian Cardoso the underdog, Steph Gilmore’s Jeffreys victory and Alfie reminisces on those more psychedelic days of years gone by.
There’s no point just reading about it though, so plug in your earphones, crank up the sound and stream the soothing sound-waves of Jed Smith straight into your earholes!
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Pipe Preview: This Year Feels Different
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WSL Tells Competitors: ‘You Better Like Them Apples’
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Stab Surfer of the Year: John John Florence, Italo Ferreira, Balaram Stack, Rolo Montes, and Shaun Manners
Day 9: "You can't do better than his year last year." - John John Florence
Full Moon Surfs, Impassable Puddles, And A Few Nights Spent Sleeping In A WSL Commentary Booth
A reader-submitted collection of nonconformist surf stories.
Kael Walsh Now Owns A Bitcoin, And Watched One Crypto Video
He’s officially your Stab Edit Of The Year champion.
Carissa Moore And Finn McGill Are Your 2023 Vans Triple Crown Of Surfing Champions
They both pocket $50k and tickets to this year’s Vans Pipe Masters.
The Pick-Up, Presented By Vans, Episode 5
Mason Ho helps us ring in our final week on the North Shore.
Goofyfoot Brazilian World Champion Stars In Stab’s Biggest Board-Testing Franchise
Can you guess who?
Surf Community Rallies To Raise Funds For Eddie Winner And On-Duty Hawaiian Lifeguard Luke Shepardson
Because it's the right thing to do, of course.
Interview: Caity Simmers On Machete Wars, Rihanna, Personal Project Problems, And The Rise Of Female Surf Content.
A toast to ‘Toasted.’
Stab Surfer of the Year: Creed McTaggart, Albee Layer, Laura Enever, Dane Guduaskas, and Selema Masekela
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“I’m Not A Big Wave Guy”
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