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Zimzala SurfAid International Festival

Words: Amy Feminella Photos: Jeff Smith Opportunity. Timing. Love. These three things were all that was needed to create Zimzala, a surf art and music charity event. Add...

Zimzala SurfAid International Festival
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One Battle Is Won

By Nicolas Recordon Our pristine Chilean ocean is in danger due to an archaic, egotistical, and underdeveloped environmental norm forced on its citizens by an entrenched...

One Battle Is Won
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Chile: Simple Pleasures and a Blue Mission

By James Pribram Alone in what seems to be in the middle of nowhere, driving west on a rugged dirt road, the sunrise in my rearview...

Chile: Simple Pleasures and a Blue Mission
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Pulp Fact: A meditation on surfing in the waste stream

Words and principle photography by: Will Henry I sit atop a rocky sea stack under cold, overcast skies, gaze out over a glassy rivermouth lineup, and...

Pulp Fact: A meditation on surfing in the waste stream
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White Mustang Convertible

The revolution might not be televised… but it will probably be webcast. What was once surfing’s ultimate proving ground for chiselled, Spartan he-men has become something...

White Mustang Convertible
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Chaos, Crowds and Clarity: Notes from a Mid-Atlantic Isle

Words by James Pribram • Photos by Will Henry I remember him well, sitting there on those stairs, motionless. He looked to be thinking about heaven...

Chaos, Crowds and Clarity: Notes from a Mid-Atlantic Isle
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Concrete Nightmares and Canary Dreams

By Will Henry On a rainy night in a small town on the north shore of Tenerife, I met up with a group of local guys...

Concrete Nightmares and Canary Dreams
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Musica Surfica by Mick Sowry

One minute we’re watching a handful of Australia’s most talented classical string players going off in a musty old Cheese Factory on quiet, rural King...

Musica Surfica by Mick Sowry
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The Surfer’s Path Green Wave Awards

Like almost all aspects of modern life, surfing has an environmental cost that, until recently, was rarely considered. Ours is a ‘natural’ sport, ‘close to...

The Surfer’s Path Green Wave Awards
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Green Wave Award Nominations 2007

Announcing the nominees for the 2007/8 Green Wave Awards. Thanks to all the readers who sent nominations in this year. Surfboard Manufacturers Gary Young – pioneering work in...

Green Wave Award Nominations 2007
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Green Wave Award 2006 Winners

Individuals Who Surf Blake Mcelheny: Headed a successful campaign to save 1,129 acres of natural land surrounding Oahu, Hawaii’s famous North Shore, surfing’s historic ‘Mecca’, from...

Green Wave Award 2006 Winners
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Moko to the Rescue

When a pair of pygmy sperm whales stranded themselves on a New Zealand beach, there looked to be little hope of saving them. Just as...

Moko to the Rescue
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Floating Instrument Platform Footage

The FLIP (Floating Instrument Platform) is a research vessel that can rotate to a vertical position. It is used for making highly accurate measurements at...

Floating Instrument Platform Footage
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Help Save this Rare Swedish Wave

Molle is one of Sweden’s few rideable surfing waves and now the rippable righthand pointbreak is under threat from a marina extension. Swedish surfers are...

Help Save this Rare Swedish Wave
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Bra Boys

A Film by Sunny Abberton Narrated By Russell Crowe A semi-crap novelist could make this up. It would make a barely believable, but quite good pulp thriller,...

Bra Boys
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Artist Robb Havassy to Design nvohk’s Limited Edition T-shirt

nvohk, the first community-managed, eco-friendly, surf-inspired clothing company, has announced that renowned artist Robb Havassy will design nvohk’s limited edition co-founder t-shirt to be included...

Artist Robb Havassy to Design nvohk’s Limited Edition T-shirt
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DVS Eco-Friendly Sandal Collaboration

DVS Shoes and Laguna Beach Artist/Surfer Wolfgang Bloch have gotten together to design an “eco-friendly” sandal for the Spring ’08 season. Bloch likes to work...

DVS Eco-Friendly Sandal Collaboration
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Greenlight Surfboard Supply Creates Leash Plugs from Corn

Greenlight’s “Minimal Waste Philosophy” in Surfboard Supplies Greenlight Surfboard Supply is leading the growing movement toward manufacturing and supplying surfboard building materials that are sustainable...

Greenlight Surfboard Supply Creates Leash Plugs from Corn
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FCS Launches Blue Leash String for SurfAid International

FCS releases the Strings For Charity: Bright blue leash strings of which 100% of profits go to SurfAid Most surfers know the hassle of getting to...

FCS Launches Blue Leash String for SurfAid International