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Intermediate to Advanced Surfer: 8 Tips that Will Improve Your Surfing

‍ Making the transition from intermediate to advanced surfer is a tricky step. And it’s one that isn’t helped by an unwillingness to accept...

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Newquay's big wave surf spot

Cornwall’s Big Wave Spot ‘The Cribbar’ Roars into Life

With the entire surf industry in temporary residence on the North Shore of Hawaii, Cornwall’s most famous big wave spot has just completed its best...

Surf Gear

Lensbaby Circular 180+

Give Your GoPro Movies a New Perspective with this Fish-Eye Lens

GoPro footage is great. Used properly the benefits are too numerous to name, and in doing so I’d only be repeating what has been...

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8 Essential Things Every New Surfer Should Know

Nobody likes to be a branded a ‘newbie’. In surf terms the word ‘kook’ exists specifically to label those new to the sport who...

Surf Travel

In this photo taken Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, masked Somali pirate Hassan stands near a Taiwanese fishing vessel that washed up on shore after the pirates were paid a ransom and released the crew, in the once-bustling pirate den of Hobyo, Somalia. The empty whisky bottles and overturned, sand-filled skiffs that litter this shoreline are signs that the heyday of Somali piracy may be over - most of the prostitutes are gone, the luxury cars repossessed, and pirates talk more about catching lobsters than seizing cargo ships. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)

The Most Dangerous Places to Surf on the Planet: 3 Destinations You’ll Never Get to Visit

‍‍ Surfing often offers a unique glimpse into unknown environments. The search for waves takes you to places you wouldn’t normally venture and allows...

Surf Videos

Jamie O'Brien The Wedge

The Most Insane Footage from the Newport Wedge (featuring Jamie O’Brien)

It must be both a curse and a blessing to be able to consider Jamie O’Brien a ‘friend’. Nothing he does conforms to convention. A surf...

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Fearsome peaks of Pipeline

Pipeline World Title Showdown: Who Wants it the Most?

This is it: the climax of 11 world-class events, the top 36 surfers landing in the spiritual home of surfing, having spent 10 months...

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