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Surfer Yarns: Jim Banks On Where To Put The Damn Fins

Surfer Yarns: Jim Banks On Where To Put The Damn Fins

Okay, confession time.

3 7 Mar 2018
Surfer Yarns: Jim Banks On What It's Like To Paddle Out At Big Uluwatu

Surfer Yarns: Jim Banks On What It's Like To Paddle Out At Big Uluwatu

And when I say big pal, I mean big.

8 28 Nov 2017
Jim Banks On: They Said, "Don't Glass Them Too Strong!"

Jim Banks On: They Said, "Don't Glass Them Too Strong!"

The truth behind boards today

35 29 Dec 2016
Jim Banks Surfing Uluwatu In The 1970s

Jim Banks Surfing Uluwatu In The 1970s

Classic old world surfing

3 26 Dec 2016
Jim Banks On: Thickness Reigns Supreme

Jim Banks On: Thickness Reigns Supreme

Even with the sophistication of modern board design

4 15 Nov 2016
Jim Banks On: Why Increasing Board Width Is Not Always A Good Idea

Jim Banks On: Why Increasing Board Width Is Not Always A Good Idea

Don't do it just because you want more power

2 26 Oct 2016
Jim Banks On: The Perfect Indo Quiver

Jim Banks On: The Perfect Indo Quiver

The four essential boards for your surf trip

3 3 May 2016
Jim Banks On: The One Dollar Surfboard Theory

Jim Banks On: The One Dollar Surfboard Theory

Rip Off! You should be punched hard for charging that price.

20 24 Feb 2016
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Watch Replay: Tahiti Pro 2018 - Round 2

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Watch Replay: Tahiti Pro 2018 - Round 1 & 2

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Video: Josh Kerr Wins 2018 Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

1 12 Aug 2018
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Video: Kerr Takes The Twin Fin Win At Perfect Sultans, Maldives

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Video: Josh Kerr, CJ Hobgood and Freddy P Single Fin Jam The Maldives

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Watch: How The Right Almost Killed This Local Hellman With a 3-Wave Hold-down

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Watch: Outer Inner Space Featuring Mick Fanning & Mason Ho

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Watch: One of the Heaviest Sessions Ever at The Right

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Watch: Raw Footage of Maxing Puerto Escondido, July 24th, 2018

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Community: Lennox Head, June 1, 2018

Community: Lennox Head, June 1, 2018

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Watch: African Surf Trip - Skeleton Bay Barrels with Koa Smith

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Video: Damo Hobgood, Mick Corbett and More In Heavy Tube Team Edit

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Watch: Solid South Swell Hits Sydney's Northern Beaches

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Watch The Replay: Corona Open J-Bay - Women's Round 1 & 2

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Watch The Replay: Corona Open J-Bay - Finals Day

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Replay: Corona Open J-Bay - Men's Round 3 & 4

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Canngu Under Threat

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Breaking: Joel Parkinson Just Announced He'll Be Retiring At Pipe

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Be One of the First to Surf the New Melbourne Wave Pool

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Video: A Wave So Good It's Basically Breaking News

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Watch: Koa Smith Skeleton Bay 2018: 1 Wave, 8 Barrels - POV Angle

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Watch: Koa Smith Skeleton Bay 2018: 1 Wave, 8 Barrels

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