12.30.09

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Slater, Long, and Dream Crew Paddle Cortes Bank for Christmas

Greg Long has just been granted a pair of Christmas miracles. On Kalikimaka, our young big wave hero and his best friend/fellow legend Grant “Twiggy” Baker narrowly survived a pair of tow-in beatdowns at Jaws that Greg described as “among the worst in our lives.” The following night, a bleary-eyed Greg, Twiggy, Nathan Fletcher and […]

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12.9.09

Features

A View from the East

I’ve never had the fortune to witness an Eddie Aikau Invitational up close. Never, in fact, had the opportunity to witness the North Shore of Oahu under utter bombardment. As such, I’m very nearly speechless at what I’ve witnessed over the last couple of days. With what was obviously shaping up as an historic swell […]

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