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September 17th, 2013 | By | 5 Comments

Cosmic Creek 2013

The 14th annual Cosmic Creek Retro Surf Contest presented by Billabong at Salt Creek saw some insane waves and trippy fog that lifted just in time for the finals. Then Donny took the stage for a free concert on the lawn.  More insta photos from the boys on the beach (more…)

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September 16th, 2013 | By | 1,085 Comments

Wave of the Day | Slater Snaked

blog_lowers“Dude, I fully burned Kelly Slater at Trestles” claim these 2 party wavers for the rest of their lives. This flailing phenomenon has become a bragging-right bucket-lister for heaps of weekend warriors on every tour stop. Photo: Shawn Parkin

It’s hard to imagine these roller-coasting snake artists were locals or in the Lowers Raid, but they’re lucky the king didn’t take their head off during his warm up for the 2013 Hurley Pro.  What pro would you snake, or would you yield to the guys with the world’s highest wave count?

WHAT KELLY TAKES TO TRESTLES
(click the goods to see more about his gear)

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September 13th, 2013 | By | 1,368 Comments

SWELL Shapes | Dane & Dion’s New Sleds

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We’ve got a fresh batch of Dane and Dion’s oddball boards that continue to change the landscape of progressive surfing. Raise your Surfing IQ and take it to the next level with an updated quiver from SWELL here


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September 11th, 2013 | By | 2,275 Comments

Goons of Doom | Free West Coast Tour

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Ozzie and The Goons have hit the West Coast for the launch Volcom’s new radical footwear line inspired by these rocking animals. If you haven’t seen these Aussies ripping the stage, expect free beer, free Volcom Swag, and a rowdy pack of groms in the pit.

See the dates above, and find a show this weekend. Can’t cruise? Enjoy a free download of some Goons greats here. (more…)