Finding a Balance in the Bullring at the 2014 Billabong Pro Tahiti

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Words by Mat Arney / Images courtesy of It’s Teahupoo time again, that period that comes around each year when social media feeds are flooded with visions of the world’s best surfers standing tall in monstrous cyan barrels.  Or going over the falls.   Above: Owen Wright standing tall at the 2014 Billabong Pro Tahiti…. Read more »

The Harry Nite Comedy Invitational

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Harry, the head coach at Surf Simply, had his birthday last week which always calls for some type of enthusiastically comical beach based shennanigans. Even with an afternoon rain storm creeping in, all the Surf Simply team piled down to the beach with costumes, props and blow up sharks for the Harry Nite comedy invitational.

Fantasy Surfer

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So the world tour is about to kick off again in Australia, with the new formats properly established, an extra event added and some hot new talent on the scene, this could be one fantastic year of competitive surfing. On top of all that, the great thing about the contests these days, is that they’re… Read more »