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SurfsUp New Hampshire // Nation’s Largest Standing Wave Machine

February 10th, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

SkyVenture, New Hampshire’s famed air tunnel complex, announced plans to open a new indoor wave machine this spring. Currently being constructed next to SkyVenture in Nashua, N.H., SurfsUp New Hampshire will be the nation’s largest standing wave stream machine. More »

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Surf Blogs on Tumblr // The Ultimate List

February 5th, 2013 by John Zanussi

A while back we put together a big ‘ol list of all the pro surfers, photographers, brands, and other surfing related people that were using Instagram. This time around, we decided to take on Tumblr. As Tumblr continues to blow up, I’ve noticed more and more prominent members of the surf community turning to the site for its viral photo sharing capabilities. From pro surfers, to the industry’s best photographers, to our favorite brands–we’ve archived the cream of the crop and compiled a list to help you keep your dashboard full of amazing content. More »

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Wavescape Auctions Surfboard Art In Hamptons

August 24th, 2012 by Samantha Rupert

South African-based surf festival entity Wavescape raised over $10,200 (R85,000) in an auction in Amagansett, NY last week to benefit the Hoops4Hope and the Isiqalo Foundation charities, which aim to help kids in African countries. More »

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Best Shark Week Photos and Videos

August 15th, 2012 by Samantha Rupert

This year marks the 25th anniversary for Discovery Channel’s most infamous summer special, Shark Week. We all  know Shark Week is everyone’s favorite time of year, so we’ve compiled some of the coolest videos and pictures from recent years while mixing in some new content. More »

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Really Groupon?

August 12th, 2012 by John Zanussi

While looking at today’s Groupon deal I noticed this “Groupon Says” section at the bottom of the page. What the crap Groupon? More »

Maya Gabeira Surfing Naked

July 17th, 2012 by John Zanussi

Every year ESPN gets a handful of athletes to shed all and do what they do best in their birthday suits. Two years ago Kelly Slater stripped down and went for a run for ESPN. This year, twenty-five year old big wave surfer Maya Gabeira got all nakey and went for a surf. A couple of photos and video of the photo shoot can be seen below. More »

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Hair Barrels

July 9th, 2012 by John Zanussi

The internet is a crazy place. Anyone with an idea and some free time can start a website. Most of the time these websites don’t gain much traction and aren’t ever seen by the majority of internet users but sometimes a gem is created and it goes viral. Such is the case with a site I stumbled on last week called Hair Barrels. The concept is simple, a little goofy, but quite funny: take photos of celebs and insert pro surfers into their wave shaped hair. More »

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Happy 4th of July

July 4th, 2012 by John Zanussi

Today is known is America’s birthday, Independence Day, or simply, the 4th of July. A day that we get to celebrate America’s independence from the Great Britain. Not only that but it’s the summer, everyone is off from work and it is perfect weather for going to the beach, hanging outside, and BBQ’n. This is what makes the 4th my favorite holiday. More »

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Adorable Surfing Dogs

June 15th, 2012 by John Zanussi

If you can get past the gimicky nature of the surfing event at this year’s Purina Incredible Dog Challenge you might find yourself smiling from ear to ear  thanks to the pictures below. More »

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10 Things Nobody Wants To See On A Surfer’s Instagram

June 13th, 2012 by Samantha Rupert

Even surfers and pros need to be reminded that everything isn’t suitable for Instagram. More »

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The Seven Weirdest Sea Creatures

May 15th, 2012 by John Zanussi

It’s very rare that we know what’s lurking below us while we surf. For the most of us it’s regular fish, some crabs, and maybe a jelly fish or two but if you’re surfing in some exotic location or you’re out in a boat in the middle of the open ocean one of these seven creatures might be in the depths below you. More »

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