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Wake Up!

Words by Ned McMahon I don’t know what has happened to our wonderful world of surfing. When I think back on our history, one thing stands out far...

Wake Up!
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Shark Park – The Heaviest Wave in California

SHARK PARK – The Heaviest Wave in California by Greg Huglin Veteran water-cinematographer Greg Huglin has gone to the ends of the earth to shoot dolphins, sharks, and...

Shark Park – The Heaviest Wave in California
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Finisterre Storm Track Jacket

This is the most weatherproof coat I’ve ever owned. It’s strange – there’s no padding, wadding, fleece or down in there – just a flexible three-ply,...

Finisterre Storm Track Jacket
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Nelscott Reef Beach Break

NELSCOTT REEF BEACH BREAK by Al Skinkle Productions Straight-ahead action from the 2005 and 2006 winters at Nelscott Reef, including the Tow Classic event (for which Shinkle was...

Nelscott Reef Beach Break
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Greensurf 100% Natural Surf Wax

I never used to give much thought to surf wax. As long as it was sticky and easy to rub on, life was all good. That...

Greensurf 100% Natural Surf Wax
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Natural High Lifestyle Paradise Hoody

Never underestimate the importance of a warm hoody. Whether you’re checking the surf on a bonechilling morning or warming up after a dawn patrol, a pullover...

Natural High Lifestyle Paradise Hoody
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Wave Power: Stealing the Juice?

COULD CLEAN, GREEN WAVE ENERGY DEVICES END UP KILLING OUR SURF? This is the story about a cleaner future in which the waves we love give...

Wave Power: Stealing the Juice?
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Planet Earth Sprout Boardshort

It may still seem too much like winter where you live to be thinking about boardies, but check these things out. The Sprout is made from...

Planet Earth Sprout Boardshort
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Surfing Photographs from the 70s taken by Jeff Divine

SURFING PHOTGRAPHS FROM THE SEVENTIES TAKEN BY JEFF DIVINE Tom Adler Books Tom Adler’s books are really clean in design and high in image quality. This one is...

Surfing Photographs from the 70s taken by Jeff Divine
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Nelscott Reef Tow Classic

NELSCOTT REEF TOW CLASSIC by Behemoth Productions Last December (2005), Nelscott Reef was the site of the Pacific Northwest’s first tow -in competition, and it was a pretty...

Nelscott Reef Tow Classic
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The Black Tide Legacy

FOUR YEARS AFTER THE LEAKING OIL TANKER PRESTIGE WENT DOWN OFF GALICIA, TONY BUTT EXAMINES ITS EFFECTS ON THE BAY OF BISCAY. The significant problems we...

The Black Tide Legacy
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Patagonia Regulator

Today’s high-performance super-stretch wetsuits may be toasty warm and kid-glove comfortable, but most of them lack durability. Step on one of those wetties while changing in...

Patagonia Regulator
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Pipeline Masters

PIPELINE MASTERS by Stacy Peralta Vans Off The Wall An A-grade sneaker set from the team that brought us Dog Town and Z-Boys, and Riding Giants. This one isn’t...

Pipeline Masters
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Hotsuits Heated Kidney Belt

While wetsuit technology at last seems to be changing after some years of neoprene stagnation, it’s also good to know that a simple idea using relatively...

Hotsuits Heated Kidney Belt