The Bodysurfer’s Toolkit: Winner & Photo Gallery

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We asked for your bodysurf photos and got over a hundred

We’re still digging the sand out —

But meantime, here are some highlights

From France: Gabriel Medina est le Gagnante!

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Translation: Today, in Hossegor, 17-year-old Brazilian Gabriel Medina stomped all over the ASP’s best and earned his first World Tour victory…and Taylor Knox is rad too

Best of Three: Owen Claims New York

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Owen Wright evens the scores and cashes in

Round 2: Kelly 1, Owen 1

Best of Three: Kelly Wins Tahiti

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Teahupo’o comes alive living up to it’s infamous reputation.

Round 1: Kelly 1, Owen 0

You Are Here: Andrew Doheny, Second Place

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You Are Here, Nathan MyersWinning is boring; Droid is not

Crap journalism in the hellish heat

Insight LA Store Sample Sale

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Friday and Saturday, October 21 & 22. 50 – 75% Off.

From France: Wins & Losses

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Battle of the wounded: Dane v. Jordy
Judging controversy: Taj v. Travis
Serious shocker: Mick v. Taylor

You Are Here: Coco Ho

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You Are Here, Nathan MyersAfter a few years in the World Tour big leagues, no one was too surprised to see Coco Ho dominate her heats at the Oakley World Pro Juniors in Bali.

You Are Here: My Skin Doctor

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You Are Here, Nathan MyersThe sun is trying to kill you

Your sunscreen is lying

We’re all going to die

I visit a skin doctor to find out why

Tanner Guduaskas // Mentawais, Indonesia // 2:34

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Macaronis, you’re such a dreamboat.

Tanner, hardly Stuck on a Boat in the Mentawais

2011 Oakley Pro Junior Day 5

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Balinese local defeats top two seeds, Jack Freestone and Nat Young in perfect Keramas

From France: Rounds Un & Deux

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He’s in last place in the ASP World Title ranking, and it took until the 8th event for him to surf a heat, but we’re still pleased to give you Monsieur Dane Reynolds

(And this crazy Parko slide, left)

2011 Oakley Pro Junior Day 4

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Crisp surfing in crisp waves delivered on day four

Bourez + Lacomare + Huscenot // Barbados // 2:58

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With early exits from the Quiksilver New York Pro, team French Connexion escape urban landscapes for bluer pastures in the Caribbean

Conner Coffin // Lower Trestles // 2:08

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A rookie hazing — Conner greeted by the World Tour

It was admirable effort, indeed. Young Wise Tails welcome.

2011 Oakley Pro Junior Day 3

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Local Surfer Darmaputra Tonjo Eliminates Number Two Seed Nat Young

Jimmicane’s Passion Picks: France

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“You already know I’m riding with the bald king for the rest of 2011. Kelly will not be denied his 11th crown.” —Jimmicane

From France: Before the Storm

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Our correspondent reports from the sands of Les Bourdaines

On the men, trunks; on the women, less; and in the water, two welcome returns

Dane Reynolds // Ventura // 3:09

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Happiness is a wide nose

The Greatest Surfer?

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I spent the best part of Thursday evening chatting with Kelly Slater, and I couldn’t help but wonder

 

Is he the greatest sportsman of all time?

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