(04/26) Wave of the Winter, The Movie, Premieres this May

Apr 27 1:14am Surfline Surf News
Etienne Aurelius' film covers the best (of the best) of the North Shore Winter of 2016-17.
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The 5 worst big-wave wipeouts from the past year; video

Apr 26 4:12pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Is there anything more mesmerizing and cringeworthy in surfing than the big-wave wipeout? Certainly not. And with the World Surf League’s Big Wave Awards just around the corner, we thought it was a good idea to take a look at the Wipeout of the Year Award nominees — which are essentially the 5 worst big-wave The post The 5 worst big-wave wipeouts from the past year; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Kai Lenny adds hydrofoil to boogie board to create boogie foil; video

Apr 26 12:59pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Kai Lenny never seems to slow down. One minute the 24-year-old waterman is doing giant airs at Jaws and the next he’s riding his hydrofoil across the Hawaiian islands to do beach cleanups. For his latest endeavor, he’s attached a hydrofoil to a boogie board out of necessity because of a broken ankle. I mean, The post Kai Lenny adds hydrofoil to boogie board to create boogie foil; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Surf mockumentary duo starts Kickstarter for new comedy project

Apr 25 1:57pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Surfing as a whole can be a bit serious at times. Countless edits filled with moody walks to surf, a lack of wipeouts and failed air attempts and the overwhelming feeling that these are ‘cinematic masterpieces’ and not just fun, can leave it all feeling a bit stale. This over-the-top seriousness is why Rob Lockyear The post Surf mockumentary duo starts Kickstarter for new comedy project appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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5 of the best surfing road trips on the planet

Apr 25 11:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
We scoured five continents to unearth a handful of surfing's best-ever road trips. Isn't it time to pack the quiver and hit the highway? The post 5 of the best surfing road trips on the planet appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/22) Social Absorption: Prose & Khans

Apr 23 10:17am Surfline Surf News
Bow before your ruler, the reader...
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(04/21) Tropical Storm Arlene Forms, Then Quickly Downgraded in Atlantic

Apr 22 10:14am Surfline Surf News
Short-lived Arlene only second named April tropical system ever in Atlantic...
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(04/20) Russell Bierke Nearly Drowns, Slater Assists in Rescue

Apr 20 6:15pm Surfline Surf News
19-year-old big wave surfer hospitalized after being knocked unconscious by board...
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The New York Times covers San Diego night surfing

Apr 20 3:32pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Night surfing is nothing new. Surfers have done so for decades for all sorts of reasons: as a rite of passage, to avoid crowds, to celebrate a full moon. Heck, some countries are even installing lights specifically designed to attract surfers into lineups at night. But what is new is The New York Times covering The post The New York Times covers San Diego night surfing appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Kelly Slater helps save life of big-wave surfer in Australia

Apr 20 12:43pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Big-wave surfer Russell Bierke is a fearless Australian who won last year’s Red Bull Cape Fear event, which was one of the craziest surf contests of 2016. But even for a spry 19-year-old like Bierke, things can go wrong in the water quickly, which is what happened on Wednesday while he was surfing 15-to-18-foot waves The post Kelly Slater helps save life of big-wave surfer in Australia appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Surfer attacked by 12-foot shark off Kauai recounts ordeal; video

Apr 19 5:57pm Surf – GrindTV.com
A surfer who lost part of his right leg after a shark attack last Friday off Kauai has told a local newspaper that he’s  grateful just to be alive. “I’m enjoying waking up and sleeping again, and eating,” the 29-year-old French tourist, who who declined to reveal his name, told The Garden Island. “I feel The post Surfer attacked by 12-foot shark off Kauai recounts ordeal; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/19) JJF...WTF? Wow.

Apr 19 1:19pm Surfline Surf News
A moment of reflection on John John's incredible comeback in R4...
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Mick Fanning and Bethany Hamilton to be inducted into Surfers Hall of Fame

Apr 18 5:26pm Surf – GrindTV.com
The 2017 Surfers’ Hall of Fame inductees have been announced and the prestigious distinction will be given to Mick Fanning and Bethany Hamilton this summer. The duo will be inducted on Friday, August 4 at 9:00 a.m. in front of Huntington Surf & Sport in Huntington Beach, California. Fanning, a three-time world champion and current The post Mick Fanning and Bethany Hamilton to be inducted into Surfers’ Hall of Fame appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Nazar wipeouts are even scarier in slow motion; video

Apr 18 1:29pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Nazaré is a pretty intimidating big-wave spot. A place where some of the world’s biggest waves are ridden, life-threatening wipeouts happen on the regular there. And re-watching those brutal wipeouts in slow motion makes them even more painful to witness. Filmer Nuno Dias was present and had his camera rolling for all the biggest of The post Nazaré wipeouts are even scarier in slow motion; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/17) This Week in Waves

Apr 18 2:14am Surfline Surf News
Spreading spring love around south of the equator, plus potential Atlantic tropics...
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American Airlines will reimburse pro surfer Alex Gray for destroyed surfboards

Apr 17 7:44pm Surf – GrindTV.com
A little over a week after pro surfer Alex Gray took to Instagram to detail how American Airlines completely destroyed four of his surfboards on a flight from Honolulu to Los Angeles, American Airlines has agreed to reimburse him for all damages: A post shared by Alexander Wisdom Gray (@a\_gray) on Apr 15, 2017 at The post American Airlines will reimburse pro surfer Alex Gray for destroyed surfboards appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Shark breaches near the Upper Trestles lineup on Easter; video

Apr 17 5:52pm Surf – GrindTV.com
On Easter Sunday 2017, Surfline’s Cam Rewind captured footage of a shark breaching from the water, just outside the Upper Trestles lineup in Southern California. The breach occurred at around 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 16, and it appears there were about a dozen surfers in the water. As reported by Surfline, a surfer in The post Shark breaches near the Upper Trestles lineup on Easter; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Teen surfer fatally injured in shark attack witnessed by family

Apr 17 1:32pm Surf – GrindTV.com
A family’s Easter holiday turned tragic Monday afternoon when a 17-year-old girl surfing with her father in Western Australia was fatally injured in a shark attack witnessed by family members. The shark, the species of which was not known, apparently grabbed the girl by the leg as she surfed at a popular surf break known The post Teen surfer fatally injured in shark attack witnessed by family appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Meet some of the most interesting people in surf right now

Apr 17 7:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
What makes a pro surfer interesting? The fact that they invented a certain aerial maneuver? That they surfed the biggest wave of the year? We think it’s a little more complex than that. RELATED: Behold the 2017 Big Wave Award nominees; video To us, the current most fascinating surfers have that certain je ne sais The post Meet some of the most interesting people in surf right now appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/16) Gunslingers and Racehorses at Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach

Apr 16 6:22pm Surfline Surf News
Beautiful surf sets the scene for something special.
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An answer to the melted surf wax problem in your car

Apr 16 9:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
Sticky, melted surf wax tends to clump up in our cars. Getting stuck in cup holders, upholstery and bags no matter where we keep it. Like most other Kickstarter campaigns, there may be a solution to this very specific problem. It’s called the Orange Peel, and they claim it’s “the best way to recycle and The post An answer to the melted surf wax problem in your car appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Big Wave Womens Champ Paige Alms message to women: Youre just as good

Apr 14 7:57pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Big-wave surfer Paige Alms made history this year by being named the first-ever Big Wave Tour Women’s World Champion. The women’s Big Wave Tour had only one event in its inaugural season, the Pe’ahi Challenge, held at Maui’s infamous big-wave spot Pe’ahi (also referred to as Jaws). Alms won the event and thereby was named The post Big Wave Women’s Champ Paige Alms’ message to women: ‘You’re just as good’ appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Want to own some classic surf memorabilia from the original Point Break?

Apr 14 2:33pm Surf – GrindTV.com
The original “Point Break” is one of the crowning achievements of Hollywood. A classic offering from the likes of Gary Busey, Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze, it is still considered the best mainstream Hollywood take on surfing. Unfortunately, in 2009 Swayze passed away from a battle with pancreatic cancer. His departure has been a serious The post Want to own some classic surf memorabilia from the original ‘Point Break’? appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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The surf injury you rarely hear about: surfers ear

Apr 14 11:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
While every surfer has spun a tale or two about surf injuries — a board to the back of the head, a hand sliced on a fin, a dislocated joint after a particularly violent closeout — these injuries are actually rather rare. RELATED: What’s prehab and why should I do it? In fact, the Orthopedic The post The surf injury you rarely hear about: surfer’s ear appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/13) Meet the Pioneers Who Discovered One of Indo's Best Lefthanders

Apr 13 8:16pm Surfline Surf News
New film Secrets of Desert Point shows a rugged surf expedition of the 1980s...
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Tips from pro surfer Pat Gudauskas on traveling to the Caribbean

Apr 13 7:03pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Patrick Gudauskas is one-third of the most stoked pro surfer brother trio the world has ever known. He has a panache for traveling and cutting some rug on the dance floors. Recently, he gifted the surf world with “Fever Island” that saw him and filmer Dave Malcolm spend 10 days in the Caribbean maximizing swell, The post Tips from pro surfer Pat Gudauskas on traveling to the Caribbean appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/13) Precipitation Record Set by 1982-83 El Nino Falls

Apr 13 5:14pm Surfline Surf News
Update: Modest late-season storm pushes Sierra 8-station index over the mark, sends waves...
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(04/13) 2017 Boardshort Buyers Guide

Apr 13 3:19pm Surfline Surf News
Check out Surfline's 2017 Boardshort Buyers Guide...
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4 cases where surfers have gone toe-to-toe with airlines

Apr 13 2:30pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Pro surfer Alex Gray’s recent dispute with American Airlines over four destroyed surfboards is just the latest incident where professional surfers have used social media to try to gain justice, or at least compensation, from airlines. It is however not the first time a famous surfers has thrown their social media weight around to complain The post 4 cases where surfers have gone toe-to-toe with airlines appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Micah Nickens

Apr 13 2:24pm Mushburger
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Apr 13 1:00pm Mushburger
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Pro surfer Alex Gray talks surfboards destroyed by American Airlines

Apr 12 6:42pm Surf – GrindTV.com
When California’s Alex Gray left Hawaii on April 7, he had five Channel Islands surfboards in his bag. When he landed, he had a lot of surfboard pieces. Upon collecting his boardbag after his American Airlines flight from Honolulu to Los Angeles, Gray, 31, a noted freesurfer, commentator, and Big Wave World Tour competitor, noticed The post Pro surfer Alex Gray talks surfboards destroyed by American Airlines appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Fishpeople tells the stories of those who are at home in the ocean

Apr 12 3:27pm Surf – GrindTV.com
The love for the ocean surfers feel is not necessarily something felt by everyone. Some people have never seen the ocean, some are afraid of it, others could care less for it. So how does a surfer translate this feeling of utter peace to those that don’t feel it? Keith Malloy is one of those The post ‘Fishpeople’ tells the stories of those who are at home in the ocean appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/12) Carissa Moore and Tyler Wright Blitz on Day One of Rip Curl Pro

Apr 12 10:19am Surfline Surf News
Bells delivers as women charge through three rounds of competition...
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American Airlines destroys 4 of pro surfer Alex Grays surfboards

Apr 10 6:38pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Over the weekend, When pro surfer Alex Gray landed in Los Angeles from Honolulu, he found that American Airlines had completely destroyed four of the five boards he had brought on his flight: A post shared by Alexander Wisdom Gray (@a\_gray) on Apr 8, 2017 at 3:15pm PDT “Last night on April 7th from Honolulu The post American Airlines destroys 4 of pro surfer Alex Gray’s surfboards appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Surfer witnesses great white shark breach just beyond popular SoCal break; video

Apr 10 6:21pm Surf – GrindTV.com
On Monday morning, Jason Miller was surfing at the popular Lower Trestles surf break in Southern California when he saw something that gave him pause: It was a great white shark breaching not far from the dozens of surfers in the water: First time I've witnessed a #GreatWhite breach. Just a little too close for The post Surfer witnesses great white shark breach just beyond popular SoCal break; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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2017 Easter Pro Am

Apr 9 8:00pm Surf Guru RSS Surf News
Join us at the 53rd Easter Pro Am at Lori Wilson PArk in Cocoa Beach. Events include long and short board surfing as well as a Sunrise service, a Dog surfing exeibition along with food and vendors.  Come for a great weekend of fun! $4k Pro Longboard ($2k for Women, $2k for Men) $2k Pro Shortboard ($1k for Women, $1k for Men) Longboard and Shortboard Amateur Events To learn more about the sunrise service click here. To sign up please go to: https://easterproam.com/sign- ...
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Camping in a remote valley in Iceland to surf is as cold as it sounds

Apr 9 9:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
While traveling to Iceland may seem like it’s reached a peak, surfing there still remains mostly unexplored. While that’s not for a shortage of people attempting it in recent years, it still is a sight to see when new photos or videos of surf exploits in Iceland unearth themselves. Take for example filmer Ben Weiland’s The post Camping in a remote valley in Iceland to surf is as cold as it sounds appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/08) Social Absorption: When Comments Become Captions

Apr 9 7:14am Surfline Surf News
You thought you could do better, and you were right...
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John Florence Wins The Drug Aware Margaret River Pro - And reclaims his world No. 1 ranking in the process

Apr 9 1:32am SURFING Magazine The Hub
There’s a lot of talk of parity in professional surfing these days. And for good reason. From top to bottom the surfing on tour is better than its ever been, making the majority of heats tough to predict, and the winner nearly impossible to call. Except at Margaret River. From the second day of competition, The post John Florence Wins The Drug Aware Margaret River Pro appeared first on SURFER Magazine.
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(04/08) Sally Fitzgibbons Wins Drug Aware Margaret River Pro

Apr 8 9:13am Surfline Surf News
Aussie wins over Tyler Wright, now tied in ratings lead with Stephanie Gilmore...
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Tips for transitioning from a longboard to a shortboard

Apr 7 9:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
You learned how to surf on a longboard and now you’ve got this thing wired. You can paddle out, sit up on the board and catch waves on your own. You’ve gained that general awareness of those around you and (most of the time) you put your leash on the correct ankle. RELATED: 10 tips The post Tips for transitioning from a longboard to a shortboard appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/06) Will Precipitation Record Set by 1982-83 El Nino Fall?

Apr 7 3:18am Surfline Surf News
Potent, late-season low may push California over the mark (and send a few waves)...
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GoPro

Apr 6 8:01pm Mushburger
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Surf legend Gerry Lopez to host surf-inspired snowboard event at Mount Bachelor

Apr 6 6:11pm Surf – GrindTV.com
This weekend, for the seventh year in a row, legendary surfer Gerry Lopez will host the Big Wave Challenge at Mount Bachelor in Bend, Oregon. RELATED: Surf legend Gerry Lopez talks river surfing, life in Bend Lopez picked up snowboarding years ago and moved to Bend in the 1990s, where he serves as an ambassador The post Surf legend Gerry Lopez to host surf-inspired snowboard event at Mount Bachelor appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/06) You'll Never Miss Your Waves, Til the Water Runs High

Apr 6 4:19pm Surfline Surf News
Stanford researchers utilize surfers to assess sea level rise threat to California surf breaks...
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Why surf filmmaker Cyrus Sutton made a documentary about GMO agriculture

Apr 6 1:05pm Surf – GrindTV.com
Did you know that the state of Hawaii imports between 80 and 90 percent of its food? This is, among other reasons, because of the looming presence of the industrial agriculture companies that operate on the abundance of farm lands, growing and testing genetically modified crops (GMO) and seeds for export globally and to the The post Why surf filmmaker Cyrus Sutton made a documentary about GMO agriculture appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/05) April 2017 Best Bet: Islands of the South Pacific

Apr 6 1:19am Surfline Surf News
Why have one when you can have them all?...
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(04/05) David Nilsen Wins February Photo Challenge

Apr 5 5:18pm Surfline Surf News
Dual tube perspectives in New Jersey takes home top honors...
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Latest Wavegarden technology The Cove seems to offer a barreling wave

Apr 5 1:08pm Surf – GrindTV.com
In case you haven’t noticed, wave pools are here to stay — and they’re only getting better. From Kelly Slater hinting that he’s going to be building a lefthand wave to the possibility of the World Surf League using one in a contest, they are pushing forward with creating a natural resource to plop anywhere The post Latest Wavegarden technology ‘The Cove’ seems to offer a barreling wave appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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(04/04) First Look: WaveGarden's New "Cove" Technology

Apr 5 4:17am Surfline Surf News
New wave generating design teased for URBNSurf facilities in Australia...
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New details and a trailer emerge for Taylor Steeles Proximity surf film

Apr 4 2:58pm Surf – GrindTV.com
For over two decades Taylor Steele has consistently created the best surf films around. Gathering the top athletes in the sport every single time, Steele’s 24 surf films are all legendary. RELATED: The 4 surf films to see before you die Steele hasn’t released a surf movie since 2013’s “Missing”, but we’re excited to report The post New details and a trailer emerge for Taylor Steele’s ‘Proximity’ surf film appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Pro surfer Dane Reynolds cracks vertebrae at Backdoor Pipeline; video

Apr 4 10:01am Surf – GrindTV.com
According to a post on his Instagram, professional surfer Dane Reynolds cracked a vertebrae at Backdoor Pipeline last week. In the video post, we can see Reynolds elevator drop straight onto the reef in what was an extremely hollow and thick wave. either u get blown out and u feel so rad and proud and The post Pro surfer Dane Reynolds cracks vertebrae at Backdoor Pipeline; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Your complete guide to a Lisbon surf getaway

Apr 4 9:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
If you've been thinking about a Lisbon surf trip, this guide will get you paddling in the right direction. The post Your complete guide to a Lisbon surf getaway appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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5 essential items for surfing in the Pacific Northwest

Apr 3 11:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
When most people dream of an idyllic surf destination, they conjure up images of white-sand beaches and slightly bent palm trees swaying idly in a soft breeze. It’s hard to imagine the type of madman or woman who would fantasize about cold and dark water, hard-to-access beaches and bone-penetrating cold when searching for a few The post 5 essential items for surfing in the Pacific Northwest appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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5 hilarious times the surfer bro stereotype played out on camera; video

Apr 2 9:00am Surf – GrindTV.com
Surfers have long battled the “surfer bro” stereotype that Sean Penn’s Jeff Spicoli long ago labeled us with. While we have come much further than that stereotype first reared its head in 1982, there are certainly times when the global view of surfers is nothing more than the burnt-out, lazy bum image. RELATED: Australians surf The post 5 hilarious times the surfer bro stereotype played out on camera; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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Near perfect heats in pumping surf for exciting day at Margaret River Pro; video

Apr 1 8:51am Surf – GrindTV.com
The main break at Margaret River in Western Australia offered up some all-time contest surf for Rounds 3 and 4 of the Margaret River Pro on Saturday. 8 to 12 foot faces with strong offshore winds gave the world’s best surfers a day full of pumping surf. Easily the standout on the day, reigning world The post Near perfect heats in pumping surf for exciting day at Margaret River Pro; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
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