Mele Kalikimaka

December 23rd, 2014 | By | No Comments

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There’s nothing like spending the holiday season in Hawaii. The streets are filled with lights, wreaths, and lots of palm trees. It’s sunny with not a cloud in the sky and if you’re lucky you’ll run into the Hawaiian Santa Claus walking around in flip flops and a Hawaiian print Santa suit. While doing a little Christmas shopping in town I wore this beautiful Billabong set. The red colors reminded me of Christmas and made me wanna do a little Christmas dance. (more…)

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Life at Banzai | Medina, Wilson Crowned at Pipemasters Dane Grady Captures Crowning Moments of the 2014 Billabong Pipemasters

December 22nd, 2014 | By | 3 Comments

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At first look, to say the Pipe Masters was the best event this year would be a dodgy call. The event ran the first early rounds in huge, wild pipeline. And just a few heats after Jordy Smith separated his shoulder, the event was called off. With the event now set aside for the day, Pipeline turned a full 180, producing the best waves seen all year for the rest of the day, but the ASP still did not call the event back on. (more…)

A Slice of Life | Surf Check Jacket

December 21st, 2014 | By | 82 Comments

surf-checkTo California surfers, winter means northwest swells and less-crowded lineups! Of course, even in the land of sunshine, the temperatures drop… sometimes even below 70 degrees. Frightening, I know.
Fortunately, a steaming cup of joe, a cozy pair of UGG boots and a beanie, plus the perfect surf check jacket can protect you from the horrors of the slightly below average weather. Just in case perfect waves aren’t enough motivation to get you out of bed and to the beach in the mornings.

Pictured: Billabong Jacket | UGG Boots | Captain Fin

Saturday Salute | Top 10 Benefits of Soft Sand Running The Case for Soft Sand Running

December 20th, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

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If sand between your toes and the possibility for a post-run dip isn’t enough to get you off your butt (or your beach towel) for a beach run, here are 10 other reasons to hit the sand… (more…)