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  • Interview: Tube time with POV master Anthony Walsh

    3 May, 2015 - INTERVIEW: Seamless tube documentation is a difficult skill to master, and few in the world are as good as Anthony Walsh. These camera antics are so difficult in fact that Walsh has to practice his handoffs and camera work on dry land - not to mention the piles of GoPros he leaves on seafloors across the globe. Walshy’s prowess and mad skills has led to YouTube success and a self-titled online series. He is the new generation of GoPro pro.

  • Filipe Toledo claims victory at the Oakley Lowers Pro
    Filipe Toledo claims victory at the Oakley Lowers Pro

    2 May, 2015 - WSL QS: Brazilian Filipe Toledo has won the Oakley Lowers Pro, the first World Surf League QS10000 of the 2015 season, after defeating Jeremy Flores (FRA) in a hard-fought 35 minute Final in building 3-to-5 foot surf. The event saw an array of Championship Tour (CT) surfers battling to protect their place in the Top 34 and going head-to-head against up-and-coming Qualifying Series (QS) talent fighting hard to join the elite tour.

  • Toledo shines as Slater is eliminated at Oakley Lowers Pro

    1 May, 2015 - WSL QS: The Oakley Lowers Pro, the first World Surf League (WSL) QS10000 of the 2015 season, ran through Round 3 and the opening four heats of Round 4 today in three-to-four foot surf. The event pits a selection of Championship Tour (CT) elite surfers against an array of up-and-coming talent looking to break through to the world’s best.

  • Oakley Lowers Pro: Day 2 dawns with more surf, upsets
    Oakley Lowers Pro: Day 2 dawns with more surf, upsets

    30 April, 2015 - WSL QS: Action intensified as the Oakley Lowers Pro, the first World Surf League QS10000 of the 2015 season, charged into Round 2 in three-to-five foot waves at Lower Trestles.

  • World's best deliver Day 1 of Oakley Lowers Pro

    29 April, 2015 - WSL QS: Lower Trestles, the jewel of Southern California surf venues, delivered clean two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves today as 17 heats of the Oakley Lowers Pro Round 1 were completed amidst scintillating performances and passionate competition.

  • Camarao & Lau win the Oakley Lowers Pro Trials

    28 April, 2015 - WSL QS: The first World Surf League QS10000 event of 2015, the Oakley Lowers Pro, commenced this morning with the 8-man Trials contesting the one-to-three foot (0.5 metre) surf on offer at Lower Trestles. Of the eight surfers competing, two were awarded highly-coveted spots into the main field of 96 surfers with Thiago Camarao (BRA) and Ezekiel Lau (HAW) emerging victorious amongst a hotly-contested field.

  • Lilliputian: Mind-surf sessions for dreamers.... and mice

    27 April, 2015 - The curse of being a surfer is that we are always distracted by anything resembling a surf-able wave: Teahupo’o in a tortilla chip, lines stacked to the horizon on a rumpled bed, and especially lake and puddle ripples that wrap around miniature points and bays. But what if we embraced this surfer’s curse and actually sought out these miniature distractions. If we turned our collective, obsessive gaze toward the tiny perfection out there, even creating waves of our own

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    Board Candy: Exploring 21 new shapes for Spring

    26 April, 2015 - DESIGN: Welcome to the Surfersvillage Spring Surfboard Preview. We’ve collected three new designs from seven of the world’s top board makers. While there are currently some really exciting things happening in board technology like Varial Foam, Firewire’s LFT and Hydroflex glassing, the consumer end is still focused on the end shape and design for that sexy new surfboard model. Tech impresses, but curves and lines create a love-connection.

  • Joshua Moniz wins inaugural Martinique Surf Pro

    25 April, 2015 - WSL QS: Joshua Moniz has won the inaugural QS3000 Martinique Surf Pro over Michael February in an exciting final at the righthand pointbreak of Basse-Pointe. Moniz couldn’t start his final any better, c

  • Final four of Martinique Surf Pro decided in great surf

    24 April, 2015 - WSL QS: Basse-Pointe woke up with a little morning sickness and the first few heats were disputed in a bumpy lineup on Day 4 of the inaugural Martinique Surf Pro. Conditions cleaned up quickly and the beautiful spot started pumping perfect four-to-five foot peelers down the point to give surfers a blank canvas for huge turns and progressive manoeuvers.

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