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Today's SwellWatch: Tuesday, Sep 01 2015

The Top 9 Headlines Of 2008

posted by / News / December 27, 2008

Nine!? Why Nine? Aren’t these annual wrap-ups always even numbers—5, 10, possibly 20? Either that or “12 and 5/8 Reasons

February Issue 2009 Surfing Magazine

posted by / Magazine / December 26, 2008

FOREWARDBy Evan Slater As a surf media dude for well over a decade now, I feel privileged to have covered

Review: The Rip Curl H-Bomb

posted by / News / December 24, 2008

I remember surfing in the dead of winter 20 years ago, as my bros and I shivered in our neon-colored

Christmas In Hawaii

posted by / Photos / December 24, 2008

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Kustom Air Strike Week In Review

posted by / News / December 23, 2008

Welcome to the Kustom Air Strike Week in Review. The mission is simple: To highlight one front-runner a week until

Maverick’s 2009 Surf Contest Is Back On

posted by / News / December 23, 2008

Well, thanks to Jim Beam Bourbon we’ll get to watch the world’s best throw themselves over the ledge and into

World’s First Blog

posted by / Stuart / December 22, 2008

I have a blog now, and it may be the world’s final blog. By the time I get into something,

The Good The Bad And The Ugly

posted by / News / December 22, 2008

We know, we know. Surf-First asks a whole lot of questions. It makes your brain hurt to remember all that.

New Jersey With Ryan Miller

posted by / Photos / December 20, 2008

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Stephanie Gilmore wins the 2008 Billabong Pro Maui & Triple Crown

posted by / News / December 19, 2008

Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), 20, newly-crowned two-time ASP Women’s World Champion, defeated Melanie Bartels (HAW), 26, to claim the her second

Trestles Saved

posted by / News / December 18, 2008

Really, two bottles of champagne just doesn’t seem enough for such a victory. But for Surfrider’s Marketing and Communications Director

A Bugs Eye View

posted by / News / December 18, 2008

A simply outstanding series of events that made up the {{{Vans}}} Triple Crown of Surfing. Of course, with the Billabong

WQS Update With Al Hunt

posted by / News / December 15, 2008

Congratulations to everyone that achieved their goals on the men’s, women’s and longboard tours in either the ASP Dream Tour

North Shore Couch Tour Update

posted by / News / December 15, 2008

It’s 4:40 on a sleepy Sunday afternoon on the North Shore and I’m sitting in the hallway again. It’s a

2009 Shaper Of The Year: Tom Wegener

posted by / News / December 14, 2008

Visiting and getting to interview Tom Wegener was a true pleasure. For the article in SURFING’s Surfboard’s Issue, I wrote

Kelly Slater wins the 2008 Billabong Pipeline Masters

posted by / News / December 12, 2008

CONDITIONS: Willy Wonka’s 8-foot chocolate shack factoryHEATS HELD: Round 4 to the finalsNATURE’S CALL: Time for some crowd control. Rain

North Shore Lightbox 12/12/2008

posted by / Photos / December 12, 2008

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2008 Billabong Pipeline Masters Day 2

posted by / News / December 11, 2008

The North Shore smells like charcoal right now as BBQ’s up and down the seven-mile miracle fire up. After another

The Roundtable

posted by / News / December 11, 2008

While you were playing Guitar Hero in between sessions —or punching your time card and hating your job — few

North Shore Couch Tour Update

posted by / News / December 10, 2008

The funniest thing about sleeping on people’s couches is how you wake up every morning. It’s never the same. Sometimes

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