Nic Lamb wins the Titans of Mavericks

Nic Lamb: he won the Titans of Mavericks with steep drops | Photo: Candas/Red Bull

Nic Lamb has conquered the inaugural edition of the Titans of Mavericks, at Half Moon Bay, in Northern California.

The big swell invitational got underway in 20-to-30-foot surf and light onshore winds. There were air drops, injuries, vertical commitments, shark sightings, and unexpected freak…

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10 lessons surfing teaches you about life and business

Surfing: a sport for life and business

I have learnt more lessons about life and business from surfing than I have from just about any other single activity I’ve ever taken part in.

Surfing is one of the most mentally and physically challenging things you can do and as a result, the lessons it teaches you come think and brisk. And…

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Chris de Aboitiz goes surfing with dogs with behavior problems

Chris de Aboitiz: the Australian surf dog trainer

Dog trainer and canine lover Chris de Aboitiz has proved that his puppies may soon join the World Surf League pros.

Some surf dogs are greater than others. In fact, there’s one man that is taking canine surfing to a whole new level. His name is Chris de Aboitiz, an experienced Australian…

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Gold Coast ready for the 2016 Samsung Galaxy Championship Tour

Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast: Bede Durbidge is out due to injury | Photo: Quiksliver

Welcome to the 2016 Samsung Galaxy Championship Tour. The world’s best male and female surfers will battle for the initial points at the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Gold Coast, in Snapper Rocks, Australia.

Adriano de Souza followed Gabriel Medina’s footsteps and took the 2015 world title. He will…

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Haydenshapes opens a surf shop like no other

Haydenshapes Flagship Store: surf shops are changing | Photo: HS

Should surfboards be treated like high fashion items? Why not? Australian surfboard crew Haydenshapes has opened its flagship shop in Sydney. And it’s shockingly superb.

Surfboards. Where are they now? Where will they be in the future? Hayden Cox is redefining the way we enjoy the surf mall…

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How to repair a leak in an inflatable SUP

Inflatable SUP: know how to repair holes and tears | Photo: Jobe

There’s nothing like an inflatable stand-up paddleboard (SUP). You can take it anywhere, inside the backpack. But, what should you do when an air leak appears? We’ve got the solution.

An inflatable SUP is always a delicate equipment. Rocks, corals, nails, sharp objects, and daily handling can…

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Kelly Slater saves mommy and son from freak sea

Kelly Slater: riding at the Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau in 2009 | Photo: ASP/Cestari

Kelly Slater has saved a baby and his mother from being dragged out to swell at Waimea Bay, on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii.

But the story could have ended differently if the Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau 2015/2016 had gotten underway. We explain: if the big swell surfing milestone…

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