Category: Surfing

To Let Things Go, or Take A Stand?

To Let Things Go, or Take A Stand?

Drop-ins and dickheads are a part of surfing. You accept this truth or you suffer. Surfing is not always fair. Etiquette doesn’t always exist and age, gender and localism can weigh heavy in certain line-ups. I’ve always had a hard time reconciling with people who drop in. The injustice. The outrage: I would never do …

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Deconstructing A Shark Attack

Deconstructing A Shark Attack

If you’re a surfer (and even if you’re not) I’d allege that sharks are lurking somewhere in your consciousness of late. I personally still can’t wrap my head around Mick Fanning’s confrontation and survival against old whitey. In the final of a WSL event. Broadcast to the world on live television and the web. No matter …

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Gutsy and Graceful- Kelia Moniz longboarding Teahupoo

Gutsy and Graceful- Kelia Moniz longboarding Teahupoo

Man, I  love seeing a beautifully made clip of ladies surfing. This clip titled ROAM of Hawaii’s 22 year old Kelia Moniz is just that. Delightful and dazzling lady sliding. The longboarding at Teahupoo is both gutsy and graceful. I always like it when surf clips and movies show wipeouts. It reveals the whole picture, not just …

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