Benny Bash


After six years on the WQS, you’d think nothing could shock North Carolina surfer Ben Bourgeois. But when the former

2007 Quiksilver Pro France Day 1


The Prince Of TidesCONDITIONS: 3-4 backlight hollow rightsHEATS HELD: Heats 1-6 of Round 1NATURE’S CALL: Should be pumping tomorrowPREDICTIONS: Get

Are You Kidding Me?


Tapas, Red Wine, rippable waves and Debauchery kick off day one of the Nixon Surf Challenge Wild in the cobblestone

Bros Of Summer


Astronomers know summer’s ended by the autumnal equinox – the date when day and night are approximately the same length.

A Bugs Eye View


To the victor go the spoils, right?The long haul over the Atlantic provided more then ample time to reflect on

Where’s Lizzy: The Tuamotus and The Marquesas


Wow, this feels amazing. My anchor is down after the six-day passage from Marquesas to the Tuamoutus. Swell is tucked

Dire Situation For Mentawai Islanders


DIRE SITUATION FOR MENTAWAI ISLANDERS AS SURFAID LAUNCHES EARTHQUAKE APPEALHumanitarian aid organisation, SurfAid International, has launched an urgent appeal to

WQS Update With Al Hunt


Very little this week on the WQS side of things with just the 3-Star Zarautz Surf Pro event in Spain

Greetings From China Part 3


BARRELLED IN CHINAConfucius say, never trust an east coast weather map. We’re thinking we’ve run out of swell and we’re

2007 Boost Mobile Pro Day 4


KELLY WINS AT TRESTLES; BREAKS CURREN’S RECORDCONDITIONS: 3-4 foot, clean lined up south swellHEATS HELD: Round 4 to the FinalsNATURE’S

2007 Quiksilver Pro France Preview


Joel Parkinson won the 2006 Quiksilver Pro Final over close friend and fellow Aussie Mick FanningWith only one day of

Greetings From China Part 2


Teaching {{{Jimmy}}} FongWe go for our first surf in China at a crazy, near-deserted beach, where cracked speakers play Chinese

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