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Leroy Grannis RIP

The surf world lost one its oldest and most influential characters last week when Leroy Grannis passed away in Carlsbad at the age of 92. Grannis...

Leroy Grannis RIP
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Wave Garden

Starting to flower, somewhere in the Basque Country … http://vimeo.com/19365183 Teaser II from wavegarden on Vimeo.

Wave Garden
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Andrew Kidman's Friend From Another Star

Artist, writer, filmmaker, surfboard shaper and musician Andrew Kidman has a band named The Windy Hills and they’ve just released their new album Friend From...

Andrew Kidman's Friend From Another Star
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Surfing up the California Coast

Artist and surfer, Chris del Moro, heads up north from his San Diego home to find waves and paint whales for Save the Waves. A neat...

Surfing up the California Coast
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Oil Spill

A new film project by TSP contributing photographer Andy Foxand his brother Jo. Looks pretty slick …

Oil Spill
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Obama's Quiver?

This photo, by Getty Images, just appeared in a Guardian news story about President Obama’s return to the Whitehouse after his Xmas holiday in Hawaii. Apparently...

Obama's Quiver?
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The Good News – 200 Countries 200 Years

WARNING: This video has no apparent, direct relation to surfing. Furthermore, this video contains mostly good news. Forget our crazed destruction of natural resources for...

The Good News – 200 Countries 200 Years
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But ...

WARNING: Yet another video with no apparent connection to our surfing universe. We’re doing well, but some think we’re not doing THAT well. The last line in...

But ...
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Gonad Man returns

You may or may not have come across this Australian gentleman,  widely known as Gonad Man and formerly resident in Waves Magazine (1992-99). He’s so...

Gonad Man returns
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Help Mentawai Project 2010

This came in from a group called Help Mentawai, set up after the October 25th earthquake and tsunami which damaged villages in the southern Mentawai...

Help Mentawai Project 2010
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Santa Barbara surf godfather, Jeff White RIP

Photo by David Pu’u Jeff White 1938 – 2010 Sandyland resident Jeff White passed away Friday, December 10, 2010, after a long battle with multiple sclerosis. Jeff was...

Santa Barbara surf godfather, Jeff White RIP
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Save the Wave at Doolin - Update

Photo courtesy Al Mackinnon This just in from the Save Doolin Campaigners Please help the council make the right decision. ***Dec 2010 UPDATE**** HOW CAN YOU HELP??? You...

Save the Wave at Doolin - Update
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Kelly Slater Makes Waves – no, really

Is the Champ about to give the gift of surfing to the masses? Keep an eye on this. Like all things KS, it could go...

Kelly Slater Makes Waves – no, really
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Andy Irons 1978-2010 Rest in Peace

The surf world was in shock and mourning today at the news that Andy Irons of Kauai, Hawaii passed away yesterday. Andy was a three-time...

Andy Irons 1978-2010 Rest in Peace
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SurfAid Staff Member Missing

SurfAid staff member missing as Mentawai tsunami toll rises SurfAid’s Tom Plummer and other assessment teams spent yesterday surveying the damage in villages along the tsunami...

SurfAid Staff Member Missing
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SurfAid Mentawai Update

Sunrise over Tua Pajet, just north of Pagai in the Mentawai islands, where the 25th October tsunami struck. In the south of the island chain,...

SurfAid Mentawai Update
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Tsunami Hits Mentawais

7.5 Earthquake at 9.40pm causes powerful tsunami. Villages wiped out, hundreds missing. Surf operations hit hard. VIDEO: Tsunami hits after Sumatra quake

Tsunami Hits Mentawais
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Malibu Declared World Surfing Reserve

Malibu, perhaps mainland America’s most iconic wave, first on the World Surfing Reserve hitlist. Stand by, there are more to come. Photo by Bill Parr Legendary California...

Malibu Declared World Surfing Reserve
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More reasons (moving and still) to Save Doolin and Crab

Let’s say it again: the waves at Doolin Point and Crab Island are world-class. Here’s some additional evidence in support of protecting and preserving them from...

More reasons (moving and still) to Save Doolin and Crab
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Crab Island under threat

Crab Island – worth protecting. Photo by Mickey Smith Irish gems, Crab Island and Doolin Point in County Clare have come into the sites of developers...

Crab Island under threat