Monthly Archives: August 2012

Gabriel Medina Perfect 10 Barrel Ride-2012 Volcom Fiji Pro

Amazing Cloudbreak barrel ride by Gabriel Medina at the 2012 Volcom Fiji Pro.  He seemingly disappears, to be swallowed up by the tube.  Seconds later he shoots out of barrel again.  The ride scores a Perfect 10.  An amazing shot! … Continue reading

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Hawaii Bodysurfing photo of the decade

StarAdvertiser.com Endless Summer Photo Contest “Shot taken by me of my friend Kimo Vincent at Sandys. We usually take surf pictures in the morning. On this particular morning, the waves were small, but, glassy. Kimo decided to body surf. Just … Continue reading

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StarAdvertiser’s: Endless Summer Photo – Just a great photo

Just a great photo! Photo by: Jose Magno Na Pali is one of the most majestic and beautiful places in the entire state and in my opinion, the world. This is the second year in a row I have done … Continue reading

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Photo depicts Maya Caldwell burning Cayetano sign

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Aug 23, 2012 8:00 PM The daughter of Honolulu mayoral candidate Kirk Caldwell has some explaining to do her father. Hawaii News Now has obtained photos showing two girls setting fire to a Ben Cayetano campaign sign. Caldwell has … Continue reading

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Tillman the Skateboarding Bulldog hits the surf and snow

Tillman may be the best skateboarding bulldog I have seen.  He steps it up a notch in this video.  He’s hitting the surf, snow and his regular fun on land. For some reason, bulldogs love skateboarding! . Enjoy, Jim Caldwell … Continue reading

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Judge’s Decision Looms Over Honolulu Rail

Honolulu Civil Beat Nick Grube 08/21/2012 A federal judge from California is now the central figure in a legal fight that could decide the fate of the controversial $5.26 billion rail project and perhaps even determine who will be Honolulu’s … Continue reading

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North Shore Loses Top Environmental Advocate in House Race

Honolulu Civil Beat Sophie Cocke 08/22/2012 The push to keep the North Shore country has lost one of its chief advocates. In a surprising upset, Rep. Gil Riviere, known for his support of environmental measures, narrowly lost the Republican primary … Continue reading

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Surfer Magazine: How to surf TEAHUPOO: Michel Bourez on Navigating Tahiti’s Marquee Left-Hander

Jeff Mull August 7, 2012 Teahupoo has gained a reputation for handing out some of the world’s best barrels and worst beatings—often you’ll find both in the same session. If watching the upcoming Billabong Pro Tahiti inspires you to test … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Redondo Beach through the Lens:
Mark McDermott July 31, 2012 Jack Bark was sick. The 18-year-old paddleboarder arrived in Hawaii last week to compete in the arduous 32-mile Molokai to Oahu Paddleboard World Championships with a head…

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The best surf company beach houses in Hawaii

Thursday, 02 August 2012 10:09 Surf companies have been investing in the most expensive beach houses, on Oahu’s North Shore’s renowned breaks. In the last couple of decades, brands like Billabong, Rip Curl, Quiksilver and O’Neill have set their Hawaiian … Continue reading

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