Poor Specimen’s New Films, New Website, New Surfing

posted by / News / March 12, 2009

SURFING MAGAZINE: You keep telling us you’re about to take a break, but it seems like you’re planning more than […]

Photo Editor’s Corner

posted by / News / March 12, 2009

I hate Canon. So much in fact that from time to time I write their help desk and just spat […]

The Life Australian Blog: The Top 10 Australian Words To Know

posted by / News / March 12, 2009

After finally seeing The Late Show with David Letterman for the first time two nights ago, I feel compelled to […]

That’s Bullshit!

posted by / News / March 11, 2009

It’s a well-known fact; there is prejudice against Brazilians in the world of surfing. You all know it, but why […]

Joel Parkinson wins the 2009 Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast

posted by / News / March 10, 2009

Conditions: Double-overhead Kirra depth chargesEvents Held: Ali/Frazier…I mean, Semis and the FinalNature’s Call: Dear PR department of the Save Kirra […]

The Present: Premiere

posted by / News / March 10, 2009

Thomas Campbell’s five-years-in-the-making opus, The Present, premiered this past weekend at La Paloma theater to four packed shows on two […]

2009 Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast Day 5

posted by / News / March 10, 2009

Conditions: Overhead tubes in an angry seaEvents Held: Round 4 through Quarterfinals, with heats extended to 35 minutes eachNature’s Call: […]

2009 Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast: Day 4

posted by / News / March 9, 2009

Conditions: Knee to head high, side-shore winds, and plenty of diamonds in the roughEvents Held: The second half of Round […]

The Life Australian Blog: Best Of The Goldy With Julian Wilson

posted by / News / March 8, 2009

BEST RIGHT: Probably Kelly in his first round turn, he just did that one really cool turn on his fishy […]

Stephanie Gilmore wins the 2009 Roxy Pro Gold Coast

posted by / News / March 7, 2009

Conditions: 1-3 feet; soft and crumbly like feta cheeseEvents Held: Women’s Semis and Final; the first half of Men’s Round […]

2009 Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast: Day 2

posted by / News / March 7, 2009

Conditions: 1 meter D-Bah, then 2 meter D-Bah, then 1 meter SnapperEvents Held: Quiksilver Pro Round 2Nature’s Call: Cyclone at […]

The Sound Of No Hands Clapping

posted by / News / March 7, 2009

‘Chirp-chirp-chirp.’ No that’s not a cricket. Or all three of this winter’s surf shop purchases hitting cash registers. It’s the […]

2009 Roxy Pro Gold Coast: Day 2

posted by / News / March 6, 2009

Stephanie Gilmore Conditions: Small and glassy in the morning, less small and less glassy later onEvents Held: Roxy Pro, Round […]

The Life Australian Blog: Best of the Goldy With The Gudauskas Brothers

posted by / News / March 6, 2009

BEST RIGHT: Tanner: I saw Parko get one our first day at D-Bah and do like four big, upside down […]

End Game: Cape Hatteras

posted by / News / March 5, 2009

The silence was deafening. (At least in my own head.) Last Thursday marked the final meeting of the “negotiated rulemaking […]

The Life Australian Blog: Best of The Goldy with Timmy Reyes

posted by / News / March 4, 2009

BEST RIGHT: Luke Davis off the Duranbah wall, flare tail to flare tail to air. He was ripping. It was […]

The Life Australian: Essential Surf Equipment

posted by / News / March 3, 2009

Do You Believe In Holograms?

posted by / News / March 2, 2009

Bruce Irons Trying to explain how Power Balance works can make the most scientific skeptic sound like a New Age […]

The Life Australian: No Connest Today

posted by / News / March 2, 2009

“Sick, at least there’s nobody out,” Timmy Reyes yelped as he spun around for a thigh-high game of connect the […]

Winter’s A Bitch

posted by / News / March 1, 2009

What’s it gonna take? Do I need to adopt an extra mile of beach? Rename my son Neptune Poseidon? Put […]