Tag Archives: Kelly Slater

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.

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2012/13 QUIKSILVER IN MEMORY OF EDDIE AIKAU INVITEES ANNOUNCED

The 28th annual Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau, a one-day big wave invitational surfing event that requires waves measuring 20 feet or more, is excited to announce its list of 2012/13 Invitees and Alternates. The event holding period begins … Continue reading

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John John Florence – 2011 Van’s Triple Crown Champion

November 7, 2012 John John Florence is a Pipeline prodigy. Growing up on the North Shore, just steps away from the iconic wave and immersed in surf culture his entire life, John John has been groomed for surfing success and … Continue reading

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Triple crown of surfing turns 30

Jeanne Cooper Nov 10 The recently released “Chasing Mavericks” movie may bring new attention to the monster wave off the San Mateo County coast — especially if it deigns to appear during the nearly five-month-long Mavericks Invitational season, which opened … 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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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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Seeing through a blind surfer

By Kevin Acee July 27, 2012 U~T San Diego I’m standing on the sand of La Jolla Shores on Friday morning. Out in the water, a blind man stands up on his surf board, and for a moment I feel … Continue reading

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