Dion Agius // United Emirates Wave Pool // 4:09

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Dion landed on our August Issue igniting this Dubai’s wave pool popularity and staring in the short film, Electric Blue Heaven

He checks off every grab and spin — like a laundry list

Oakley Team // South Africa // 5:21

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Part II from the Oakley Dispatch series featuring J Bay and their surf team

Also, a striped horse — from Madagascar

Julian + Alejo + Carissa // Lower Trestles // 2:00

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The sun shines and the waves pump. Of course this trio would be in attendance

Lowers does its thing — they do theirs

Get-N Classic Cutting Room Floor: Indonesia, Part II

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Dane Gudauskas is slicing and dicing in this episode from Indo

Just get on the boat and go

Noah Beschen // Lower Trestles // 2:30

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It’s not your typical HD/Red/7d edit — it’s more like VHS

His form is in his DNA. And clearly, he’s a Beschen.

A Wedge Weekend

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Jamie O’Brien and a band of madmen take on Orange County’s most sinister wall of water.

It was beautiful chaos filled with big drops and bigger wipeouts

Luke Cederman + Friends // New Zealand // 2:36 + 3:05

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Lollies in the Sand, Part I and II

The Southern Hemi churns a plethora of tubes

Tonino Benson // Costa Rica // 3:39

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A summer jaunt to Costa Rica is a staple to every pro surfer’s diet

Nourishment found in sun and salt

Dunphy, Goodale, Stack, Powell // Virginia + OBX // 2:16

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Dunphy plays host — that’s short for hospitality

Waves ain’t nothing but the small stuff

Cover Drop: November 2012 Issue Cover

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Hint: He’s a he. And yes, he’s that high above the lip

Can you guess who?

Chas Goes Right: With Sterling In Pensacola

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From the RNC and straight to the surf…

With a short stop in Tebowtown

WAR(d) Stories: Pipeline // 9:26

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“Wardo’s tube riding… hands down one of the best guys in the world.” — Andy Irons

He’s not afraid to take his lickings — in and out of the water

Baby Cobras, Young Shooters: DJ Struntz

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Baby CobrasSURFING Senior Staff Photographers tell how they got their starts — when there wasn’t a contest like this

DJ Struntz worked his way from a graduate degree in Biology to a staff photographer position at SURFING

Chas Goes Right: the Republican National Convention

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Chas is greeted by campaign managers, senators and J-Lo’s fiat — all in “cracker country”

The “surf vote” gets him in the convention

Julian Wilson + Jordy Smith // Reunion Island // 2:35

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They didn’t go to Reunion to surf St. Leu, but when the swell got too big, it was the only option

Jules and Jords trade off lefts. It’s a healthy rivalry, obviously

Cory Lopez // Costa Rica // 4:13

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Matt Biolos calls him the “hardest working man in surfing”

The label apparent in his last Central American voyage

Maxime Huscenot // Reunion Island + J Bay // 4:33

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Flawless Reunion island straight into pumping Jeffreys Bay

Jeremy Flores protege in training

Julian Wilson // Reunion Island // 2:41

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The November issue will feature Julian Wilson and Jordy Smith facing off in puntable Reunion Island conditions

Aerial surfing of new magnitudes. Lets get technical

Chas Goes Right

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Follow SURFING’s Chas Smith through Florida to see if his deep-seeded disdain for the Sunshine State is warranted, or if he falls in love.

With notes from the surf and the Republican National Convention. #chasgoesright

TWLOHA: Fears vs Dreams

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To Write Love On Her Arms asks the surf world: “What’s your biggest fear and what’s your greatest dream?”

Innermost feelings reveled. What are your fears and dreams?

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