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Wilcos Wetties

Wilcos Wetties

Posted onOct 21, 2011 by .

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Remember when pro surfers used to party and have fun? There’s a reason that we all had dreams as kids of becoming a professional athlete. It’s cause all you had to do as a pro was cruise around looking like Spicoli, surf all the sick spots and party when the waves were flat. Man have [...]

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Cold Water Classic Tofino in on live

Cold Water Classic Tofino in on live

Posted onOct 12, 2010 by .

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The O’Neill Cold Water Classic is ON today in Tofino, Canada. The waves are 4-5 ft, with light winds, and rainy conditions. The contest is chalked full of some of the best surfer’s in the world, so it’s definitely worth checking out live online if you can. Local surfer and last years winner Peter Devries [...]

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Cold Water Classic = wild bears, monstrous whales and brain freeze

Cold Water Classic = wild bears, monstrous whales and brain freeze

Posted onOct 05, 2010 by .

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This Saturday marks the beginning of the waiting period for the Northwest’s most prestigious surf contest, The Cold Water Classic, held in Tofino, BC. After last years success, the entire Cold Water Classic series has been upgraded to a 6-Star prime event. What does that mean you ask? It mean’s your going to see heaps [...]

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Tour Chop

Tour Chop

Posted onAug 26, 2010 by .

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The ASP tour is in Tahiti at the moment waiting to literally chop the lowest ranking 13 surfers into tiny little bites. So it’s only fitting they are at the wave known as Chopes. After this event is finished, the number of surfers goes from 45 down to 32 and the new One World rankings [...]

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Billabong Pro J-Bay Preview

Billabong Pro J-Bay Preview

Posted onJul 13, 2010 by .

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The Billabong Pro J-Bay contest site is set and the event is ready to get underway in South Africa this week. The waiting period starts July 15th and runs through the 25th. Swell and forecast reports are coming in and thing’s are looking really good for the event as of right now. If the conditions [...]

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Dane, Jordy, Owen, and Jadson find their footing in Brazil

Dane, Jordy, Owen, and Jadson find their footing in Brazil

Posted onApr 29, 2010 by .

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Today is the last day of the Billabong Pro in Santa Catarina Brazil, and there is sure to be some major upsets as the new guard finds their footing. There have been some huge upsets amongst the highest seeds of the ASP tour in this content as Mick, Parko, Taj, Bede, Bobby, and Adriano are [...]

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Supersized XXL Awards

Supersized XXL Awards

Posted onApr 19, 2010 by .

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As the countdown continues to the April 23rd climax of the Tenth Annual Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards presented by Monster Energy, additional nominees have been announced in the wipeout and best all-around performance categories. Always a crowd favorite, the 2010 Verizon Wireless Wipeout of the Year contenders are a terrifying product of the [...]

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