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  • Dax McGill victorious at the Sunset Beach Pro Junior

    27 January, 2015 - WSL JUNIOR: North Shore's Dax McGill (Sunset Beach) has won the Sunset Beach Pro Junior Women's on the North Shore of Oahu with a powerful performance in firing 6-8 foot surf and the highest heat score of the event. Runner-up after a spirited exchange that included two tube rides was Honolua Blomfield (Haleiwa, HI); Summer MacEdo (Maui, HI) was third; and Brisa Hennessy (Kailua, HI) fourth.

  • National Geo explores Hawaiian culture through photos

    26 January, 2015 - PHOTOGRAPHY: What happens when the culture that gave birth to surfing comes under the National Geographic lens? Amazing images. That, and a culture familiar to most of now given the same treatment as, say, an Inuit tribe in Alaska. It’s a little uncomfortable but well done.

  • Snapper Rocks club claim second straight Boardrider title

    25 January, 2015 - CLUBS: Snapper Rocks Surfriders have won the Original Source Australian Boardriders Battle for a second successive year at Cronulla. The defending champions from Queensland were on top of the leaderboard heading into Day 2 and maintained their consistency as a series of threats fell by the wayside. Despite finishing second in the last event of the day in the teams’ relay division, Snapper had enough points to take the overall title home again

  • Dramatic day 1 as Australian Boardriders Battle lifts off

    23 January, 2015 - BOARDRIDERS: Defending champions Snapper Rocks Surfriders are facing a major challenge to their title after a dramatic Day 1 of the Original Source Australian Boardriders Battle National Final at Cronulla. Snapper is in a fierce battle with a pack of heavyweight clubs including North Narrabeen and Merewether. The newest club at the event, Culburra Boardriders from southern NSW, is also in contention despite a day of drama for their star female surfer Tyler Wright.

  • Surfers still the main victim of shark bites in California

    22 January, 2015 - SHARKS: The numbers are in for shark activity along the Pacific coast of North America for 2014. In all there were six authenticated, unprovoked shark attacks on humans according to the Shark Research Committee, an independent shark study group.

  • Joli Photos pays tribute to Ricardo dos Santos

    21 January, 2015 - BLOGS: Contributor Peter 'Joli' Wilson contacted us about a timely gallery just posted up on his website. It's all Ricardo dos Santos images from the past few years. In it you'll find the Brazilian charging big barrels as he's best known for, but you'll also find a few images that look a bit deeper into the man the surf world is currently mourning.

  • Ricardo dos Santos dies from gunshot injuries

    20 January, 2015 - RIP: Ricardo dos Santos has died in a Brazilian hospital where he was last listed in critical condition. Ricardo was shot Monday morning after an altercation in Praia da Guarda do Embaú, near Palhoca in Santa Catarina.

  • China: Maeda wins first women's WSL event of 2015

    19 January, 2015 - WSL QS: Mahina Maeda has taken out the first women’s Qualifying Series (QS) event of 2015, the Samsung Galaxy Hainan Pro presented by Wanning over Paige Hareb (NZL). The surf continued to pump out the goods as the event ran through the Quarterfinals, Semis and Final with competitors holding nothing back in the fight for all-important QS6000 ranking’s points.

  • Quarterfinalists locked at Samsung Galaxy Hainan Pro

    18 January, 2015 - WSL QS: The field that started with 72 of the world’s best surfers has been reduced to just eight Quarterfinalists at the first women’s Qualifying Series (QS) event of 2015, the Samsung Galaxy Hainan Pro presented by Wanning. The athletes revelled in the pumping long left handers on offer at Riyue Bay, with competitors battling for all-important QS6000 ranking’s points.

  • Surf turns on Day 1 of Samsung Galaxy Hainan Pro
    Surf turns on Day 1 of Samsung Galaxy Hainan Pro

    17 January, 2015 - WSL QS: A crop of the world’s best female surfers lit up the surf in China at the first women’s Qualifying Series (QS) event of 2015, the Samsung Galaxy Hainan Pro presented by Wanning. The event ran through two and a half Rounds of competition in excellent surf Riyue Bay, with competitors battling for all-important QS6000 ranking’s points.

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