The surf board from the origins : alaia

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Fred Compagnon surfer from Hossegor, France, put back the alaia board to the styles of the day with a video that has more than a 1 million views on Epic TV website. Surfboard origins While we are always looking for more effective boards, the alaia takes us to the origins of surfing. In fact, the first surfers in the Pacific …

“Just Passing Through” : short-movie

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“Just Passing through” is a short film directed by Russel Brownley and Mark Tesi. This movie includes pro surfer such as: Mick Fanning, Alana Blanchard, Luke Davis, Kai Otton, Tia Blanco, Paige Madison and many others. This film is produced by Reef. Russel Brownley takes us in beautiful spots around the world. The pictures are very beautiful with the use …

GoPro Contest: Long swell

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The website has begun a contest for the best surfing GoPro video.  You can vote for your favorite video and the the top-getter of votes receives 1000$, the winner of the Grand Prize receives 20 000$. Here is a video by Banji Brand in Namibia; I let you enjoy the sizes of the swells. If you want to see …

Arctic waves: North of the sun

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There are beautiful waves also in the Arctic Ocean. Two Norwegian filmed there ecological trip in a secret Arctic island. The two young men went for 9 months, they only eat food which was out-of-date and they built a hut with waste coming from the sea. they only took them there surfboard, and there wetsuit in order to surf the …

ASP Wave of the year 2014

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Pending the beginning of the Fiji Pro, here is the video of the ASP world surfing award 2014, for the wave of the year. The nominees are: –           Women: Coco ho, Sally Fitzgibbons, Tyler Wright, Carissa Moore, Staphanie Gilmoore. –          Men: John John Florence, Michel Bourez, Kelly Slater, Adrian Buchan, Mick Fanning. And the winner for the wave of the …

Billabong Wipeout of the Year

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We continue with more wipeout today. Here are the nominees for the Billabong biggest wipeout of the year. There are famous places for their waves like Maverick’s, CA; Belharra reef, France; Teahupoo, Tahiti Here is the video of these wipeout: Here live webcam of Phuket, Kata Beach: