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Invasion of the Water Worms

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Tue, 30 January 2018

In this understated "A Short Clip" by Brother Bear Creative, prepare to have your head blown off by the intensity of these barrels a few days ago in Durban, courtesy Cyclone Berguitta.

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Nut Cracker Suit

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Wed, 24 January 2018

This video of West Australian charger Kerby Brown is literally nuts. He looks like a hipster but he surfs old school, with part reliance on a pair of metaphorically monstrous brass balls. 

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Summer Bummer

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Thu, 11 January 2018

Summer in Durban brings slip slops and sloppy slush. Free surf prodigy Ricky Basnett digs into a short session, scooting on his Haydenshapes rocket. A short film by Richard Hambloch

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Foiled Again, and Again

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Tue, 9 January 2018

Some people are happy to get five waves in a two hour surf session. Not Kai Lenny! Watch him catch 11 waves on his hydro foil in a mere six minutes. You get exhausted just watching him. 

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Slush Puppy Storm Session

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Fri, 5 January 2018

Happy New Year! The doff named #bombcyclone just brought Arctic weather to the eastern US. In this video and gallery from yesterday, Nantucket surfers paddle out in a strange icy sludge.

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Tubular Bonus

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Tue, 12 December 2017

Here is the video of the heat that saw Jordy Smith scoop the highest heat total so far at the Billabong Masters - by scooping two tight tubes, one of which was a foam ball masterclass.

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Heat Waving

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Thu, 23 November 2017

Dale Staples and Dean Hill thread some tricky tubes at a well known tourist spot deep in the Cape of Good Hope. Nice edit Calvin Thompson. Cool retro beats by New Order.

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Swell Heads for Durbs

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Tue, 14 November 2017

The heads are up and wagging on the beachfront in Durban as an epic SE swell plans its cyclo-genesis this week. Spike gives the rundown in his video report, but with one small concern. 

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The Future

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Fri, 6 October 2017

In this frank interview, Kelly Slater explains how his wave pool at Lemoore started, and gives the context around the recent WSL Future Classic that looks set to make an historical precedent.

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