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Kai Otton On... The Best Surfing I Have Ever Seen: Tom Curren

Kai Otton On... The Best Surfing I Have Ever Seen: Tom Curren

Jeffrey's Bay, 2009 – Everyone knew they were witnessing something special.

5 16 Jul 2014
Review: Surfing The Maldives With 12 Strangers and Barton Lynch

Review: Surfing The Maldives With 12 Strangers and Barton Lynch

"We were fast becoming mates. A common goal of waves,and a perfect setting with a stoked out World Champ will do that to 12 surfers."

2 15 Jul 2014
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Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 23 July - 3 August 2014

The winter of 2014 continues to deliver a succession of solid SSW groundswells to the Indonesian Archipelago into the end of July and early August. Check out the forecast.

0 22 Jul 2014
Red Bull Cape Fear Official Forecast

Red Bull Cape Fear Official Forecast

0 22 Jul 2014
Surf Diary by Coastalwatch

Surf Diary by Coastalwatch

0 22 Jul 2014
Fanning Takes Victory at J-Bay Open in Sensational Supertubes

Fanning Takes Victory at J-Bay Open in Sensational Supertubes

3 20 Jul 2014
Flores Suspended for J-Bay Open Incident

Flores Suspended for J-Bay Open Incident

5 19 Jul 2014
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Kai Otton On... The Best Surfing I Have Ever Seen: Tom Curren

Kai Otton On... The Best Surfing I Have Ever Seen: Tom Curren

Jeffrey's Bay, 2009 – Everyone knew they were witnessing something special.

Video: Epic Cape Solander - July 10, 2014

Video: Epic Cape Solander - July 10, 2014

Solid ESE Swell delivered loads of killer waves to the East Coast. Just ask Mark Mathews, Dom Wills, Richie Vas and the boys. They scored Cape Solander. It was pumping! See for yourself.

Video: Northern NSW - Mid July 2014

Video: Northern NSW - Mid July 2014

Sometimes it's worth the drive.

Photo Feature: Jon Frank Presents - The Dark Art

A portfolio of dystopian texture and shadow.

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Features
Surfers Not Street Kids

Surfers Not Street Kids

With all eyes on South Africa for the WCT we felt it a good time to meet the irrepressible groms from the ghettoes of Durban.

2 15 Jul 2014
Jock Serong On... A Short History of Earplugs

Jock Serong On... A Short History of Earplugs

Rule Number One: surf wax is not an option.

5 14 Jul 2014
This Week in Surfing... July 11, 2014

This Week in Surfing... July 11, 2014

In Celebration of Friday, 8 Things That Happened On The Internet This Week

2 11 Jul 2014
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Video: Cape Fear Warm Up Session

Mark Mathews and crew in training for the much anticipated Red Bull Cape Fear event. Mathews is looking so warm...

0 18 Jul 2014
Video: Epic Cape Solander - July 10, 2014

Video: Epic Cape Solander - July 10, 2014

0 17 Jul 2014
Weekend Surf Forecast 18 - 20 July 2014

Weekend Surf Forecast 18 - 20 July 2014

0 17 Jul 2014
East Coast Swell Alert: July 16, 2014

East Coast Swell Alert: July 16, 2014

1 16 Jul 2014
Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 16 - 30 July 2014

Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 16 - 30 July 2014

0 15 Jul 2014
Young, Free, Alright!
Aidan Stevens: Young, Free, Alright!

Aidan Stevens: Young, Free, Alright!

Gallery and interview: "Rollicking in the ocean whilst my friends wiggle on a surfboard and I capture their stoke!"

Spencer Frost: Young, Free, Alright!

Spencer Frost: Young, Free, Alright!

Videos & Interview: The angle of god revisited with this young Northern Beaches Filmmaker.

Mikey McArthur: Young, Free, Alright!

Mikey McArthur: Young, Free, Alright!

Gallery: There something special amongst the detail of this young photographer from South Coast, NSW.

Be #youngfreealright

Be #youngfreealright

Tag #youngfreealright and join the rad and creative youth of Australian surfing

Nick Green: Young, Free, Alright!

Nick Green: Young, Free, Alright!

Gallery: A young Tasmanian capturing his cold ocean life for the love of it.

Wave Of The Week
Video: Booming Ments - May 2014

Video: Booming Ments - May 2014

Wave of the Week: Nate Behl gets mad-kegged in the Mentawai Islands.

Video: Soli Bailey & The Desert Point Fade

Video: Soli Bailey & The Desert Point Fade

Wave of The Week: Room for two at Deserts? The ASP Australasian Junior Champ finds out.

Video: Kelly Slater's 10 Point Ride In Rio

Video: Kelly Slater's 10 Point Ride In Rio

Wave of the Week: Kelly's 10 point ride to defeat Adriano de Souza in round 5 of the Billabong Rio Pro 2014.

Video: Brent Dorrington Tube Time In Northern NSW – May 6, 2014

Video: Brent Dorrington Tube Time In Northern NSW – May 6, 2014

Wave of The Week: Double Barrel, Double Joy.

Video: Soli Bailey Deep and Accelerated North Coast Tube

Video: Soli Bailey Deep and Accelerated North Coast Tube

Wave of The Week: Byron's rising star is adept at barrel-riding, clearly.

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#soutthcoast#coastalwatch #swellnet picture perfect

E.K putting the #skeletonkey to work this morning. 
@eddkelly @dhdsurf @carve_visionaries @letspartytractionaustralia
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Stephen walters

E.K putting the #skeletonkey to work this morning. @eddkelly @dhdsurf @carve_visionaries @letspartytractionaustralia

#capesolander #coastalwatch #domwills #swellnet
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#capesolander #coastalwatch #domwills #swellnet

#markmatthews #capesolander #coastalwatch #swellnet super session
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#markmatthews #capesolander #coastalwatch #swellnet super session

##capesolander #coastalwatch under the lip help name surfer
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##capesolander #coastalwatch under the lip help name surfer

Did I just mentioned #tubes?
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Gold Coast Beach Culture

Did I just mentioned #tubes?

#capesolander  #coastalwatch  m Matthews standing tall
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#capesolander #coastalwatch m Matthews standing tall

#capesolander #carve #coastalwatch  Ignaciosalazar
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Stuart Porteous

#capesolander #carve #coastalwatch Ignaciosalazar

From behind the rocks @ #snapper.... tube after tube after tube after tube 🌊
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Gold Coast Beach Culture

From behind the rocks @ #snapper.... tube after tube after tube after tube 🌊

Late take off's. #northern_beaches #aussiephotos #australiagram #ig_australia #igaddict #surfing #wow_australia #world_shotz #igeroftheday #igerssydney #jj #swell #coastalwatch #winter #global_daily #instagrammers #instagood #photooftheday
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Late take off's. #northern_beaches #aussiephotos #australiagram #ig_australia #igaddict #surfing #wow_australia #world_shotz #igeroftheday #igerssydney #jj #swell #coastalwatch #winter #global_daily #instagrammers #instagood #photooftheday

Bending light
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Stephen walters

Bending light

Ankle deep water is always fun!
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Lachlan Behagg

Ankle deep water is always fun!

Rainbow 🌈
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Willow peak
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Huge thanks to the legend himself @offshorebeard for hitting me up with this mad logo!! Go check out his mad stuff! Will be heading out later today to get some photos! Stay tuned! @offshorebeard
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Huge thanks to the legend himself @offshorebeard for hitting me up with this mad logo!! Go check out his mad stuff! Will be heading out later today to get some photos! Stay tuned! @offshorebeard

Surging.
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Lachlan Behagg

Surging.

in deep at dbah
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caught surfing

in deep at dbah

@muzzawuzza charging one at D'bah... was a proper Sunday session yesterday
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Stephen walters

@muzzawuzza charging one at D'bah... was a proper Sunday session yesterday

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