WAR(d) Stories: The Search // 10:15

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Wardo and Tom Curren’s search for waves have circumnavigated the globe, yet a score in their backyard tastes a little bit sweeter

They trade tubes like day traders — accumulating a handsome stock for their portfolio

Sketches By Ozzie Wright

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Ozzie Wright shares his drawings with us on a recent SURFING trip to Samoa.

“And that one’s just an alien riding a unicorn”

Shawn Parkin Wins the 2012 Follow The Light Grant

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With all the success from previous winners, we anticipate what Shawn Parkin will accomplish in the upcoming years.

Keep up the good work, finalists

The Pope’s Living Room

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SURFING Magazine commandeers a bar/restaurant for the week and it just might be your new favorite US Open attraction

An oasis amongst the hordes of teenie-boppers, dusty air and overwhelming energy

Luke Cederman // New Zealand // 2:53

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Lefts for days amongst the bays through the haze

That’s the extent of my lyricism. Terrible, I know.

Benjamin Sanchis // Mentawais, Indonesia // 3:18

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The Euro crew are like a travelling circus

High flying aquatic acrobats is their main act

Evan Geiselman // Frame of Mind // 3:13

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Evan’s small wave stigma is a thing of the past. In reality, he thrives off waves of consequence, as seen in a recent trip to Tahiti

Well-versed like a poet!

Brett Simpson, US Open Preparation // 2:11

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Brett’s had a target on his back since he won back-to-back in ’09 and ’10

Will 2012′s preparation yield a third victory?

Sherm’s Euro Trip: On Stage with Donovan Frankenreiter

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He’s got his hands full — congos, bongos, Canons, and GoPros

Sherm controls the tempo and captures the moment

Malia Manuel // Southern California // 3:11

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She’s clearly passionate about life, surfing and Hawaii — even the US Open of Surfing makes the list

Isn’t she lovely?

2012 U.S. Open of Surfing Commences

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We embrace and celebrate the gathering of our kin

Recess at our favorite playground is now in session!

2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Sarah Lee

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Five finalists remain in the running for the Follow the Light grant. Here’s five unseen images

Mrs. Lee, not to be confused with packaged food — just well packaged photos

Oli Adams // United Kingdom // 4:26

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Oli’s journey takes him on a personal conquest in frigid temps

What bravado!

You Are Here: Surfing & The Olympics

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You Are Here, Nathan MyersWhile the Ralph Lauren designs custom spandex for our bestest ping-pongers, shot putters and race walkers, surfing remains on the sidelines.

Do we even care? A SURFING Poll ponders.

WAR(d) Stories: Barbados // 18:05

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You’ve seen the photos in our February 2011 movie issue — now see them come to life

Maxing Soupbowls welcomes Chris Ward and Mason Ho into her emerald womb

Billabong’s Design For Humanity 2012

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We gathered together Wednesday evening to celebrate humanity by rubbing elbows with beautiful people and toasting to the good cause

But do we really need a good excuse to have a good time?

Alex + Koa Smith // El Salvador // 3:07

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LastNameFirst.tv escapes into the wild west of El Salvador

Life operates by a different set of rules here

2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Shawn Parkin

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Five finalists remain in the running for the Follow the Light grant. Here’s five unseen images

Parkin follows the light from inside a tube guided by a handplane

Noah Cohen // Indo vs. Canada // 3:26

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Nice bit of surf-adventure filmmaking

From a place where every session seems to be some sort of adventure.

Fox’s #NoFilter Trailer // 1:06

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WT athletes, big wave hellmen and some fresh faces converge in Fox’s latest flick

Debuting at the US Open coming August 4th

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