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Today's SwellWatch: Sunday, Apr 20 2014

Fathoms Left to Fall // Mullaghmore Head, Ireland // 5:23

posted by / Video / April 6, 2012

An epic short film of a mutant Irish left that I’ll comfortably enjoy from the safety and warmth of my desk chair

Cinematography to make you feel like you’re there — grab your life vest, your thickest suit and your balls to get in character

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Mick Fanning Wins Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach

posted by / News / April 6, 2012

Kelly Slater doesn’t.

One hell of a day at Bells

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Corey Wilson’s West Oz Expedition

posted by / Photos / April 6, 2012

Corey Wilson’s first adventure to West Oz turned out quite well.

From slabbing barrels to lofting air wind, its all good on Australia’s western shore

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You Are Here: Albee Layer, Innersection winner

posted by / Blogs / April 5, 2012

You Are Here, Nathan MyersThis year’s big winner on Innersection just happens to live next to last year’s.

How’d that happen?

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12 Victorian Photos

posted by / Photos / April 5, 2012

SURFING Magazine is in Bells Beach and here is the proof.

The waves are pumping, and expected to improve

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Nat Young & Chase Wilson // Huntington Beach // 2:55

posted by / Video / April 5, 2012

No wonder these two made the final at the Van Pier Classic — they shredder together pre-comp

How good’s Chase’s power gaff @ 1:44

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Nate Yeomans // North Shore, Oahu // 3:35

posted by / Video / April 5, 2012

Nate puts his best foot forward (right) and has his best Hawaii season to date

Tubes, tubes and tubes

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Jeremy Flores // Mentawais, Indonesia // 4:04

posted by / Video / April 4, 2012

Reunion Island’s Jeremy Flores looks so comfortable in the tube — like lounging on a lazy boy

How’s that ten second tube @ 1:26?

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JD Irons // North Shore, Oahu // 5:40

posted by / Video / April 3, 2012

Episode #4 of Volcom’s Funtitled surf series — featuring JD Irons

Tube riding must run deep in his DNA

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Bobby Martinez’s Winter

posted by / Video / April 3, 2012

Our California Issue’s cover-man Bobby Martinez surfing, boxing around his Santa Barbara home.

As if he’d be anywhere else…

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Ten Photos: Tom Carey’s Flash

posted by / Photos / April 2, 2012

Tom Carey extends his shooting hours past sunset by using a water flash.

Lights, camera, action

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Pat Gudauskas // Year on Tour // 2:41

posted by / Video / April 2, 2012

Pat reflects after his sophomore year on tour

“If you love what you do, you’ll never work a day of your life.” — Pat Gudauskas

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Evan Geiselman + Mitch Crews // San Clemente Pier // 3:06

posted by / Video / April 2, 2012

It’s a monochromatic world when June gloom rears its ugly head.

However, Evan and Mitch’s surfing provide all the color. How’s that straight slob at 2:48?

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Billabong 2012 XXL Nominees Announced

posted by / News / April 1, 2012

2011 pumped out some of the “biggest-ever” swells and nominees from around the world have been named

See the videos — vote who you think won — then discuss

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RIP Michael Peterson | 1952-2012

posted by / Photos / March 29, 2012

A mourning Sherm pulls one out of the archives

Australian surfing legend Michael Peterson died of a heart attack yesterday in his NSW home. He was 59.

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Entrants Say the Darndest Things

posted by / News / March 29, 2012

The Google Earth Challenge is a few days from finishing and here’s why we love this thing.

Gonna call it “Landmines”

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Kekoa Bacalso // Oahu // 2:56

posted by / Video / March 28, 2012

Bam in Hawaii is like watching two power entities collide

The results are spectacular — this is textbook power surfing

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Ten Photos: Duncan Macfarlane’s Friend Laurie

posted by / Photos / March 28, 2012

Duncan enjoys capturing the nature of Laurie Towner’s ability.

Smooth carves, hard charging and a few shenanigans in between makes for interesting photography

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May 2012 Issue Wallpaper

posted by / Photos / March 28, 2012

Seven images that shimmer like gold from our California Issue

This is our paydirt

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Hurley Groms go to Australia

posted by / Photos, Video / March 27, 2012

A road trip from Sydney to the Gold Coast

It’s all fun and games when you’re a grom in the land down under

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