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Pipeline World Title Showdown: Who Wants it the Most?

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 on tour and competing in 8 different countries around the globe. With a feverish hype surrounding the North shore of Hawaii, and everyone who’s everyone in the surf world currently taking… Read more

Why We Should Act Now to Stop Next Year’s Haze Crisis

Why We Should Act Now to Stop Next Year’s Haze Crisis

I recently wrote a piece about surfing in Bali and in the Facebook comments somebody (quite rightly) picked up on the fact that I’d failed to mention that Indonesia was on fire, and did I not have any awareness of the situation currently sweeping across Asia. The ironic thing is that I spend a lot of time… Read more

Why the Quiksilver Pro France is the Best Event on Tour

Why the Quiksilver Pro France is the Best Event on Tour

It’s through slightly rose-tinted glasses and with a hint of nostalgia that I anticipate the arrival of the WSL to the South West coast of France. For me, this stop of the World Surf League is by far the best. This is due partly to the fact that as a kid, summers would involve loading up the family… Read more

Can You Write Passionately and Evocatively About Surfing?

Can You Write Passionately and Evocatively About Surfing?

  Surfing Sections is looking for contributors who can share their thoughts, views and opinions on all things surf related. If you think you’ve got an interesting angle on a burning issue, or you’ve just got a good story to tell, then get in touch. To be considered for publication send articles to tom@surfingsections.com