2008 Rip Curl Search Highlights

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60 Seconds With Jamie Mitchell

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After winning the 12th annual QuiksilverEdition Molokai to Oahu paddleboard race, his seventh straight, Jamie Mitchell (Queensland, Australia) has solidified

A Bugs Eye View

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Sign up for the exclusive ASP newsletter HERE Another superb edition of the Rip Curl Pro Search wrapped up in

Padang Shipwreck Photo Gallery

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You need to upgrade your Flash Player A Firebomb Sets the Padang Padang Shipwreck ablaze Apparently, the Quiksilver team were

Padang On Fire

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Apparently, the Quiksilver team were doing a photo shoot atop the illegally double-parked fishing boat at Padang Padang, when someone

M.J. All Day

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Mikala walked into the office today, stoked to have just hit El Salvador and stoked to be heading home to

A Curran Affair

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Oxnard local Nathaniel Curran didn’t wait for conditions to improve on the last day of the U.S. Open of Surfing.

Rip Curl GromSearch Santa Cruz

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WQS Update With Al Hunt

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Sign up for the exclusive ASP newsletter HERE While the big boys were in Indo getting barreled in serious surf

And The Flame Still Burns

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For more than three decades, the late Larry “Flame” Moore gave us some of the best images the surf world

Bruce Irons Wins The 2008 Rip Curl Search

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EVENTS HELD: Round 4 to the Victory DanceCONDITIONS: More 4- to 6-foot, unpredictable PerfectionNATURE’S CALL: Figure it outPREDICTIONS: We’ll be

2008 Rip Curl Search Day 4

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EVENTS RUN: Round 3CONDITIONS: Beautiful 4-6 foot and glassyNATURE’S CALL: Come back anytimePREDICTIONS: Goofy versus Regular in the Final (what

RIP CURL PRO SEARCH DAY 3

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EVENTS RUN: Six heats of Round Two (whoo-hoo)CONDITIONS: F-ing shallow…NATURE’S CALL: Bleed for mePREDICTIONS: Bloody good surfing (and maybe some

ICON-oclast

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Surfing royalty – or royal asshole? Fierce leader and forward-thinking philosopher – or control-freak father? Insanely ahead of his time

2008 Rip Curl Search Day 2

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HEAT RUNS: Round Two, Heats 1-10CONDITIONS: 4 to 8 foot and mysteriousNATURE’S CALL: It’s not me, it’s youPREDICTIONS: Somewhere, somehow,

Remembering Bud Browne

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Bud “Barracuda” Browne (1912-2008) – Perhaps the greatest pioneer and ambassador the surfing world has ever seen, Bud Browne passed

September Issue 2008 Surfing Magazine

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FOREWARDBy Evan Slater Keep your friends close and your heroes even closer. That seems to be the sentiment these days

2008 Rip Curl Search Day 1

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HEAT RUNS: Round One, Day OneCONDITIONS: 6-8 foot and peeerrrfect!NATURE’S CALL: Everyone knows this is nowherePREDICTIONS: “Somewhere” is going to

Rip Curl Pro Search Trials

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60 Seconds With 2008 US Open Champion Malia Manuel

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After becoming the youngest ever U.S. Open of Surfing Champion in Huntington Beach, Malia Manuel is sitting in Tapei airport

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