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Today's SwellWatch: Thursday, Aug 21 2014

Baby Take it Off!: Spy Optics Offends!

posted by / News / September 7, 2012

Baby! Take it offA billboard’s sexual innuendo causes quite the stir in Encinitas

Happiness is censored. So, do you take offense?

Baby Cobras, Young Shooters: Corey Wilson

posted by / Photos / September 7, 2012

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

Corey Wilson worked his way from the shadows of Santa Cruz into a staff photographer position at SURFING and a collection of fresh passport stamps

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

posted by / Video / September 7, 2012

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

posted by / Video / September 6, 2012

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

posted by / Video / September 6, 2012

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

posted by / Video / September 6, 2012

Dane Gudauskas is slicing and dicing in this episode from Indo

Just get on the boat and go

Noah Beschen // Lower Trestles // 2:30

posted by / Video / September 6, 2012

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

posted by / News, Photos / September 4, 2012

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

posted by / Video / September 4, 2012

Lollies in the Sand, Part I and II

The Southern Hemi churns a plethora of tubes

Tonino Benson // Costa Rica // 3:39

posted by / Video / September 4, 2012

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

posted by / Video / September 4, 2012

Dunphy plays host — that’s short for hospitality

Waves ain’t nothing but the small stuff

Cover Drop: November 2012 Issue Cover

posted by / Magazine / September 3, 2012

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

posted by / Blogs / September 3, 2012

From the RNC and straight to the surf…

With a short stop in Tebowtown

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

posted by / Video / August 31, 2012

“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

posted by / Photos / August 31, 2012

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

posted by / Blogs / August 31, 2012

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

posted by / Video / August 31, 2012

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

posted by / Video / August 30, 2012

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

posted by / Video / August 30, 2012

Flawless Reunion island straight into pumping Jeffreys Bay

Jeremy Flores protege in training

Julian Wilson // Reunion Island // 2:41

posted by / Video / August 29, 2012

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

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