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Today's SwellWatch: Wednesday, Apr 23 2014

Nat Young // Santa Cruz // 2:56

posted by / Video / May 19, 2012

Nat lookin’ at home — at home

These are the training sessions that yield QS victories

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NSSA Surfer of the Month: Dax McGill

posted by / News, NSSA Blog / May 18, 2012

IT’S NO DOUBT that the North Shore of Oahu continually churns out higher-caliber surfers than anywhere else

And today, Dax McGill is leading the latest generation of female Hawaiian rippers onto the big stage

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Balaram, Geiselman, Hobgood // Caribbean, Costa Rica // 5:19

posted by / Video / May 17, 2012

Footy from our June Issue featuring the right side of Costa Rica.

Eric doubles downs on the wave of the trip @4:14

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Cooper Chapman & Ace Buchan // Mid Coast, Australia // 2:37

posted by / Video / May 17, 2012

Coop and Ace do their thang — what a contrast between approaches

So, which do you prefer?

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Barkeep…Another Round! ­— Jason Harris

posted by / Blogs / May 17, 2012

Have drinks with any five people, alive or dead — who would they be?

Dirty Harry prefers to toast with movie and sports stars

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John John Florence Wins Billabong Rio Pro

posted by / Video / May 16, 2012

…and Parko tops the World Tour ratings with a runner-up finish

Is it really too soon to call it John John’s year?

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Ten Photos: Jimmicane Does Mexico

posted by / Photos / May 16, 2012

It is no secret that Mainland Mexico holds some of the best sandbar pointbreaks in the world.

Tubes, hacks and more tubes. Jimmicane with a solid score on this trip

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Dave Rastovich // North Shore, Oahu // 7:44

posted by / Video / May 16, 2012

A short film depicting Rasta’s approach to alternative equipment and alternative waves on the North Shore

Rasta sets the mood on his Uke and it’s beautiful — like his surfing and long-flowing hair

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Blake Jones // Nicaragua // 1:28

posted by / Video / May 16, 2012

Nicaragua’s a short escape from Blake’s hometown in Florida

Now watch him go

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Mason Ho: Living Frenzy

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

Mason just wants to have fun

Surfing naked in heats is apart of the fun

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In The Jungle Where Our Brains Were Showing

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

It may have been something we ate

Third-world waterbeds

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Girl: Frankie Harrer

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

She has the record for most NSSA wins in a season

You can’t win in freesurfing

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Threat: Beau Foster

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

The hair may be a nuisance in the water

On land with the ladies it does nothing, but good

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Sounds: A$AP Rocky

posted by / Magazine, Sounds / May 15, 2012

“Graduate school of hard knocks, I can show you my degrees/ Couple A, B, C’s, bad bitch double-D’s/ Popping E, I don’t give a F, told you I’m a G.”

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Noise Makers: Internet Commenter

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

The commenter loves to make noise

We should all read and laugh hysterically

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Noise Makers: Travis Ferré

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

Travis Ferré likes to make noise

We should all listen

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Noise Makers: Mitch Abshere

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

Mitch Abshere likes to make noise

We should all listen

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Noise Makers: Albee Layer

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

Albee Layer loves to make noise

We should all listen to him

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Under The Influence: Matt Wilkinson

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

He’s the lead act in surfing’s main event

Wilko, under the influence

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THETDWS: Surfers And The Art Of Complex Personality

posted by / Magazine / May 15, 2012

Surfers are boring people

The Chas Smith Foundation for the Creation of Robust Surf Personality will cure the boredom

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