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|Archived Since:||June 27, 2009|
A baby great white shark is caught by fishermen in Venice, California off the pier and brought to the beach. The fisherman and surfers help to pull the hook out and rescue the shark, releasing it back in the ocean. Amazing video. Let’s hope the shark remembers the kindness of strangers when he’s 18 ft [...]
Crazy photo taken on Wednesday August 30, 2011 at Swami’s outside of San Diego California. Swami’s is a popular point surf break in Encinitas. Ralph Collier of the Shark Research Committee estimated the shark to be a 10-12 ft long Great White. No surfer was touched by the shark and few seemed aware of it’s [...]
The folks at Billabong using the “phantom camera,” an amazing piece of technology that shoots over 1 million frames per second!!!, recorded incredible of pro surfers at the Billabong Pro Tahiti 2011 at Teahupoo, one of the world heaviest, most perfect barrels. This is the most incredible surf footage to date. The footage is mesmerizing. [...]
Tracks Magazine has put together a compilation/tribute of Andy Irons with interviews from Mick Fanning and Kelly Slater and footage of Andy surfing. RIP Andy. Sincerest condolences to Andy’s family and friends.
Short film from 1939 showing surfing in Los Angeles (Palos Verdes). The history of surfing in California dates back to 1885. At that time, three Hawaiian princes were attending school in San Mateo. They traveled to Santa Cruz and rode waves at the mouth of the San Lorenzo river using surfboards made out of local [...]
The trials at Teahupoo are on, new swell has arrived and the boys are on it. As always, big barrels come with big wipe-outs. Check out these massive wipe-outs including Laurie Towner and Anthony Walsh.
Me my Shark and I from Chuck Patterson on Vimeo. Chuck Patterson, on a stand-up paddle board at San Onofre, films two juvenile Great White sharks. Great footage.
Brad Gerlach and crew at Kandui’s and right. Epic, epic, epic. These waves are right in front of Kandui Resort. ONE KANDUI DAY from FTR Films on Vimeo.
Here’s a clip of the top moments of the J-Bay Billabong Pro as told by the pro’s. Webisode 07 – JBay’s Greatest Moments from Billabong on Vimeo. Related posts:Biggest Surf of the Year, So Far – Billabong XXL (Video) Billabong’s XXL contest (official site) has become a regular in... Epic Jaws – 50 ft Waves [...]Show More Summary
This HD slow-motion video of Jaws was shot by “iamkalaniprince” (Vimeo user) on December 7, 2009. This clip shows a seemingly endless set at the monster break. Jaws broke countless times this winter and Sebastian Steudtner, won the Billabong XXL was a massive left at Jaws (video link). This really shows how big tow-in big [...]Show More Summary
Check this video of epic barrels, surf road trips, secret breaks, all filmed using Lego’s. Epic. No Dolphins were harmed. Related posts:Biggest Surf of the Year, So Far – Billabong XXL (Video) Billabong’s XXL contest (official site) has become a regular in... Mavericks Surf Contest Runs Today in 50 Ft. Surf (Photos) – Chris Bertish Wins The [...]Show More Summary
Teahupoo goes ballistic on the first big swell of the season, looks like the South Pacific might be doing the same thing that the North Pacific did this winter and it’s getting start early. All the regulars were on it. Check out the last wave of the video, one of the biggest ever ridden at [...]
The Mavericks Surf Contest ran today in epic, clean conditions at Pillar Point, Half Moon Bay, CA at one of the world’s heaviest and biggest waves. Results were: 1st - Chris Bertish (South Africa), 2nd - Shane Desmond (Hawaii), 3rd - Anthony Tashnick (Santa Cruz). The Mavericks Contest was webcast on Ustream and they provided [...]
Jaws (Maui) was macking on Monday with dozens of teams of tow-ins vying for position. One particularly unlucky surfer hit a few chops on the face that Jaws is notorious for and got worked in a devastating manner. Here’s the video: Tow in action at Jaws 100111. from Rille on Vimeo.
Billabong’s XXL contest (official site) has become a regular in encouraging and recording the biggest and best of the world’s waves as surfers charge for the chance at $50,000 to ride the biggest wave of the year (other awards given for Monster Tube, Monster Paddle Wave, and Ride of the Year). So far, the results [...]
Pretty impressive stuff.
NOAA Video Animation of the Somoa Tsunami showing the wave spread across the Oceans.
This happened in 2005 at Teahupoo, Tahiti, but is still incredible to watch. The surfer is Tahitian, Raimana Van Bastoloer, as he is towed into a wave by his tow partner, Reef McIntosh. Neither were injured, though it was probably the last time Reef piloted a jet ski. Most Popular Posts: Incredible HD Footage of Surfer in [...]
Clay Marzo, upcoming surfer, does the things we only dream of on a wave. If he ever decides to go pro instead of the route of a free surfer, the WCT is going to be rocked. Clay grew up in Hawaii and suffers from Asperger’s Sydrome, a mild form of autism. More footage of Clay [...]
The biggest south swell of the year shows at the Wedge as surfers and bodyboarders charge 20 ft. waves. One body surfer died in 20 ft. surf today as he was pushed into the rock jetty (Orange County Register Story) (Surfline Story)....