Tag Archives: Big Wave Surfing

2013 Pipe Masters: Top 10 Waves

Top Ten Waves at 2013 Billabong Pipeline Masters…Yadin Nicol, Sebastian Zeitz, Miguel Pupo, Mick Fanning and Gabriel Medina..and four by Kelly Slater. Advertisements

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Surfline: Apocalypse Swell: All Paddle Edition – Cortes Bank

Apocalypse Swell: All Paddle Edition Cortes Bank Wakes UP December 12, 2012 Excellent pictorial spread at Surfline when Cortes Bank turns massive on the huge winter swell December 2012.    With waves hitting 50+ feet, Cortes was definitely in full crank … Continue reading

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The surfing life story of Eddie Aikau

November 5, 2012 The life of Eddie Aikau could be in a movie. The surfer, lifeguard, family man, friend, traveler, musician and hero inspired future generations of wave riders, all around the planet. Eddie Aikau was born in Kahului, Hawaii, … Continue reading

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‘Chasing Mavericks’ visual-effects chief

Jesse Hamlin October 21, 2012 Scott Anderson was standing on the cliff at Mavericks on the San Mateo County coast last spring, where he’d spent weeks filming the soulful surfing movie “Chasing Mavericks,” watching what looked like a flea gliding … Continue reading

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Code Red Full Movie – Surfing Goes Huge At Teahupoo Tahiti

Billabong’s Code Red Full Movie – Surfing Goes Huge At Teahup’oo Tahiti probably is the best combined footage of Chopes, on what many (read ‘hype’) call the Biggest day ever.  In any case, Teahupoo was huge and the video is … Continue reading

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Sean Collins Article on The Mechanics of Teahupo’o

This is reposted from Garrett McNamara’s website Teahupoʻo is a village on the south-west coast of the island of Tahiti, French Polynesia, southern Pacific Ocean. It is known for the surf break and heavy, glassy waves offshore, often reaching 2 … Continue reading

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