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Biggest Pipe Masters ever - Perrow wins

It was an epic event, no hype required. A 12-15 swell arrived for the first day of the waiting period, out of the NW, the...

Biggest Pipe Masters ever - Perrow wins
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Harry and the gang - 1929

From the Museum of British Surfing: Lewis Rosenberg – standing proud c1929 Added to the surf history archives on Jun 30, 2011 Around 1929 Lewis Rosenberg and a...

Harry and the gang - 1929
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Surfing and Sharks - coming soon

Here is the official trailer for the documentary film Surfing and Sharks which will have its World Premiere on December 15th at Wavescape Film Festival...

Surfing and Sharks - coming soon
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Join SAS now - free organic Tee

This just in from our Surfers Against Sewage brethren: JOIN SAS OR BUY A GIFT MEMBERSHIP & GET A FREE T-SHIRT We’re giving away a free organic...

Join SAS now - free organic Tee
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TED2: A non-surfer's key to everything

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8wHGh2eRbLE

TED2: A non-surfer's key to everything
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TED1: A surfer's theory of everything

From a 2008 TED talk, still worth trying to get your head around, here’s surfer and physicist Garrett Lisi attempting to explain his controversial model...

TED1: A surfer's theory of everything
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Wave pool wrangle: Kelly Slater responds

Yesterday we ran an excerpt and link to an article published on swellnet.com about two artificial wave pool concepts already under development that apparently conflict....

Wave pool wrangle: Kelly Slater responds
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The new Mundaka Challenge kicks off in 2012

2012 BILLABONG MUNDAKA CHALLENGE The inaugural Billabong Mundaka Challenge is set to bring back the world”s best tuberiders to Mundaka, one of the world”s best waves....

The new Mundaka Challenge kicks off in 2012
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Kelly Slater's wave pool ... or is it? Greg Webber v KS.

Here’s a follow-up to a story we ran a couple of weeks ago about Kelly Slater’s wave pool. Turns out, it isn’t necessarily his. KS and...

Kelly Slater's wave pool ... or is it? Greg Webber v KS.
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51kg of cocaine found in Basque-bound surfboards

Less than a month after Basque police busted a drugs-ring importing cocaine to Bilbao in the form of Manolo Blahnik designer shoes, another operation has...

51kg of cocaine found in Basque-bound surfboards
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Help the EOS go online

EOS = The Encyclopedia of Surfing, a massive and brilliantly constructed book by Matt Warshaw that came out in 2003. Warshaw, a former editor of Surfer...

Help the EOS go online
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Surfing: a toxicology report

Basic, bottom-line info from EnviroSurfer: Created by Envirosurfer: Eco-friendly Wetsuits & Surf Clothing.

Surfing: a toxicology report
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Slater wins 11th world title AGAIN

Kelly Slater got to do this again a few days later. Photo:ASP/Prisk In a horrendous ‘ouch!’ moment on Saturday, mere days after Kelly Slater was crowned...

Slater wins 11th world title AGAIN
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Waves and Wheels exhibition, Coventry, UK

This just in from Coventry … http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f78dYKDKR8U “Coventry Transport Museum may be situated as far from the coast as it’s possible to be in the UK, but...

Waves and Wheels exhibition, Coventry, UK
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Ericeira becomes World Surfing Reserve

October 14, 2011 – Ericeira, Portugal was officially dedicated on Friday as a World Surfing Reserve, and becomes the second WSR overall and the first...

Ericeira becomes World Surfing Reserve
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Save Our Sharks

http://vimeo.com/6910594 Save Our Sharks from Save Our Seas Foundation on Vimeo.

Save Our Sharks
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Slater wins, Teahupoo reigns supreme

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cs0IJxOVbDs It was the best surf the ASP’s Teahupoo, Tahiti contest has seen in at least five years, though most people say … ever. Peaking at 15-18ft...

Slater wins, Teahupoo reigns supreme
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Madeira - new threat to world class wave

Paul do Mar, Madeira. This area is unique to the surfing world and its now under threat, again, from an unnecessary sea wall. Photo is...

Madeira - new threat to world class wave
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Pro-shark Pangeaseed

Here’s something we should all be propagandizing about – the depletion of sharks in the food chain. Sure, no one wants to be eaten by...

Pro-shark Pangeaseed
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Al Gore's Back ...

More inconvenience for those who suckle on the teet of doubt. ‘Nah, there’s nothing wrong with the way we treat the planet.’ ‘Hey, he drives an SUV!’ ‘Conspiracy!’ ‘Whatever,...

Al Gore's Back ...
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Port Eliot Lit Fest welcomes Jamie Brisick

Port Eliot Festival is delighted to announce the addition of Jamie Brisick to this year’s festival, which takes place from 21-24 July in the spectacular...

Port Eliot Lit Fest welcomes Jamie Brisick
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Fukushima Kamikaze Mission

Actor, musician and Japanese surf champion Claude Maki’s slideshow of a recent trip into the Fukushima radioactive zone a month or so after the Japanese...

Fukushima Kamikaze Mission
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Andy Irons toxicology report - family's statement

Following the release of the toxicology report into the death of Andy Irons who died in a Dallas hotel room in November 2010, Irons’ family...

Andy Irons toxicology report - family's statement
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Crew-tastic - Nike's Chosen Ones film comp

Here’s one from the ever expanding Nike-surf Nexus. They want you and ‘your crew’ to submit a film. If you win, you all get free trips,...

Crew-tastic - Nike's Chosen Ones film comp