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Today's SwellWatch: Wednesday, Apr 23 2014

The Return of the US Open

posted by / US Open of Surfing 2012 / July 23, 2012

It brings the best surfers, and they in turn, attract classy babes and debauchery.

Get your permanent pens ready — Summer skin is an empty canvas

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East Coast Roster // North Carolina // 2:32

posted by / Video / July 23, 2012

Hurricane Debby spread her wings and sent some tropical presents wrapped in west winds and the salty sea

Unwrap, unwind and dig in

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Cory & Shea Lopez // The Dredge, Florida // 3:08

posted by / Video / July 23, 2012

Team Lopez venture up the coast to lock into head high tubes

You know Southern California has been bad when Northern Florida looks appetizing

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Electric Wilderness // Full Feature // 22:52

posted by / Video / July 21, 2012

The Young Wise Tails debut their first film with Ryan Perry directing at the helm — then they go ahead and offer it as a free download.

What gentlemen! What philanthropists!

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WAR(d) Stories: Formative Years // 6:25

posted by / Video / July 20, 2012

Part II. During Chris’ teenage years, the same rules didn’t seem to apply.

Ward ran wild in the streets until reality set in — he found himself the sole provider for two families

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2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Matt Kurvin

posted by / Photos / July 20, 2012

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

Kurvin’s dynamic range of color electrifies his compositions

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Stephanie Gilmore // Mexico // 1:23

posted by / Video / July 20, 2012

We love Steph, like a lot

Congrats on your number 5!

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2012 Surfboard Buyers Guide

posted by / News / July 19, 2012

Haven’t made that summer groveler purchase yet?

Mandatory reading found here

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Tom Carey’s Electric Wilderness Outtakes

posted by / Photos / July 18, 2012

The debut feature film from the Young Wise Tails, “Electric Wilderness,” premiers at the Hurley headquarters in Costa Mesa this Thursday night. And you are invited.

If you can’t make it to the premier, it’s available for download on Friday, right here on SURFINGMagazine.com

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Matt McCabe // Ventura, CA // 2:05

posted by / Video / July 18, 2012

Is Matt McCabe Ventura’s next big star?

The bums are still deliberating.

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Alex Gray // World Wide // 3:47

posted by / Video / July 17, 2012

Here’s the first of a two-part edit highlighting the past year of Alex’s life

A year of impulsive flight purchases and epic scores

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You Are Here: Nick Rozsa, Social Worker

posted by / Blogs / July 17, 2012

You Are Here, Nathan MyersHe lost everything. Now he’s giving it back.

Nick Rozsa is helping the homeless. It’s interesting because he recently almost was one.

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Sandy Ryan // Shipstern Bluff // 2:54

posted by / Video / July 17, 2012

If paddle-in Shipsterns isn’t heavy enough for you, check out the final clip of this section.

Sandy Ryan turns Shipsterns inside out

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Gilbert Brown // Costa Rica // 2:31

posted by / Video / July 16, 2012

Directed by Saul Garcia, this is Brown’s 2012 Innersection

He’s the “The Man” in Costa Rica – now he’s taking it to another level.

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Goold, Thompson, Heverly, Barley // El Salvador // 3:41

posted by / Video / July 16, 2012

They’re like a traveling quartet — providing entertainment to Salvadorian beach dwellers

Nothing better than a free show!

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2012 Lowers Raid

posted by / Photos, Video / July 15, 2012

Murmurs spread throughout the countryside Friday morning that Lowers would be ransacked and pillaged

As the clock struck three, hordes of misfit youth descended upon the Lowers peak

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Matt Meola // 2011 Innersection // 5:10

posted by / Video / July 15, 2012

Matt Meola is an “all in” kinda guy

This is his winning Innersection part

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Jeremy Johnston X Electric Visual // 1:53

posted by / Video / July 15, 2012

Florida’s JJ relocates to the West Coast for some summer sun

Oh what fun!

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WAR(d) Stories: The Intro // 6:25

posted by / Video / July 12, 2012

It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for — the first installment of WAR(d) Stories

Everybody has a Chris Ward story. The question is, can it be told?

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September Issue 2012 Outtakes: Tahiti with John John

posted by / Photos / July 12, 2012

Jimmicane ventured to Tahiti and met up with the Florences, Raimana and Koa Rothman. Michel Bourez and Timmy Reyes also joined the party

What unfolded was absolute perfection — in every sense of the word

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