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The 10 Best Surf Clips From the Month of August In this iteration of "Clips of the Month", both grinding lefthanders set the stage for August's best tube-riding performances, including those by Ariihoe Tefaafana, Koa Rothman, Nathan Florence, Benji Brand, Koa Smith and more.

Get Weird With Our New Psychedelic Cover Tee Tonight we're gonna party like its 1969.

Peg invited to inaugural adaptive Nelscott Reef Pro champs Nelscott adds adaptive category with equal prize money. The organisers have invited 8 big wave athletes from the AS1-AS4 categories to compete in 30 foot waves at the same day as non adaptive surfers. The Uk's Peg Bennett has received an official invite to compete in the inaugural adaptive Nelscott Reef Pro.

Stairmand Steers Kiwis to Seventh with an Eighth-Place Finish Billy Stairmand secured New Zealand's best-ever result of eighth at the ISA World Surfing Games presented by Vans completed in Japan today. The excellent result helped the New Zealand Team to finish seventh overall.

The Transformative Magic Of That Very First Paddle Out Whether or not Eddy heard my cry for help, he offered a few words of yelled encouragement. "Get back on!" he called back through cupped hands, and yeah - I suppose that made sense. I didn't want to get back on, but I had to. It was get back on or quit, and who was I to quit after one small faux-pas?

Why Tane Bowden Is a Name You Should Know In his newest edit, the young Kiwi shows his chops at the Kirra racetrack and beyond September 14, 2019 By SURFER Social icon websiteSocial icon rssSocial icon twitter If you don't know the name Tane Bowden, there's a chance you'll hear it more and more frequently over the next few years.

Our Favorite Surfers For Our Least Favorite Contest Next week, the Competition Formerly Known As The Surf Ranch Pro will recommence in Cow Country, California. This year's iteration has been rechristened the Freshwater Pro for some reason. The wave, unfortunately, remains the same.

Sleepless Stairmand Heads Into Final Day of World Surfing Games pres by Vans New Zealand surfer Billy Stairmand will surf for gold at the ISA World Surfing Games tomorrow after successfully tackling typhoon waves, and his opponents, on the penultimate day of the event held today.

Tasmanian Photographer Nick Green Wins Prestigious Follow the Light Award It isn't something I'm proud of, but without that mistake I wouldn't be where I am today-both with my photography, and with other aspects of my life." In Green's photo "Dark Hollow", there's a light shining through the opening of a dark and moody barrel.

How is a 16 Year Old This Stylish? Hit the play button on "Dancing Barefoot", filmed by James Kates, to watch Langburne style out in Indo for a few weeks. Subscribe to SURFER's Newsletter to receive stories like this straight to your inbox. Thank you for signing up. Your information has been successfully processed!

Stairmand Second Kiwi Surfer to Secure Oceania Slot for Tokyo 2020 Billy Stairmand is the second Kiwi surfer to claim an Oceania slot for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after a colossal day of surfing at the ISA World Surfing Games pres by Vans today. Stairmand joins Ella Williams who earlier in the week claimed the women's Oceania slot.

Sessions With a solid swell in the water, surfers like Kelly Slater, Jack Freestone, Jack Robinson, Rizal Tanjung, and Mason Ho were all over the long, glassy left-handers running across Bali's most famous reef.

Road Trippin' ■ Southern Spain A quiet stretch of coast that used to serve as a van life stop off on the way to Morocco, but is a great autumn and winter destination in itself. Long stretches of beaches and occasional secret spots. Worth a drive! La Plage: La Plage campsite has direct access to a lovely sandy beach.

MOCEAN: A film by Chris Bryan It's Fri-yay so let Sir David Attenborough and Chris Bryan slide you into the weekend with this mesmerising edit. Chris worked on the Blue Planet with the living legend Attenborough, if it's signed off by Sir David, it's safe to say its wise to watch it.

The Most Gorgeous Water Cinematography You've Ever Seen Chris Bryan's "MOCEAN" defies description, unless you're Sir David Attenborough September 13, 2019 By Todd Prodanovich Social icon rssSocial icon twitter When your cinematography is heralded by universally-revered wildlife documentarian Sir David Attenborough, you're probably onto something.

London Surf / Film Festival Shorties Go Live To coincide with this, the most glorious time of the year, London Surf / Film Festival presented by Vans has just dropped the longlist for the 9th Edition of The Shorties short film contest. Peel back your eyelids, grab some liquid refreshment and settle in for some 60 minutes of surf movie magic over on the LS/FF site.

Surfer Dies From Apparent Drowning in San Diego At 4:30 PM on Wednesday afternoon, the body of a surfer, believed to be in his late-20s or early-'30s, was found at Moonlight Beach, one of the most popular beaches in Encinitas, CA located in North County San Diego. According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, it appears as if the young man had drowned.

Surfing England excited to announce new partnership with BYKATHRYN We're today announcing the launch of a new partnership between Surfing England and BYKATHRYN, a thoroughly modern perfume brand. The roots of our partnership have humble beginnings and started as Katie Forman, the founder of the BYKATHRYN range, was surprised to learn on BBC News that our surfers are currently unfunded.

Boardmasters confirm full refunds. If not already received, funds should show in your account in the next few days depending on your payment method or bank. We are aware that some customers received a partial refund from SEE Tickets. This was due to refunds being issued by ticket type e.g.

End Of Summer Success Last Saturday saw the SurfGirl team hosted two awesome events in Newquay.

Mexico with Mikey February We've got tons coming up so pop your email in this box to subscribe and keep in the loop - we're talking giveaways, exclusive subscriber sales, discounts, competitions, brand news and the chance to win surf trips. //  Carve Surfing Magazine • Orca Publications 2017 //.

Women Of The Sea: Philly Stokes - SurfGirl Magazine Yoga teacher and photographer, Philly lives and breathes surfing.

Le Chéile The film features Lahinch Local surfer Ollie O Flaherty and a host of his friends that live in Lahinch. Filmed on location in Lahinch, County Clare Ireland. The music for this film was recorded live in Kennys, the local pub by The O'Connell brothers who are good friends of Ollie.

Kiwi Surfers Set Up Big Black Friday of Competition The New Zealand Surfing Team has set up a big Black Friday of competition at the ISA World Surfing Games presented by Vans tomorrow. A good day of competition in small conditions under the 1.0m mark has seen Raglan's Billy Stairmand advance to the third round of the Men's Division at the event being held in Miyazaki, Japan.

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