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The Quantified Surfer New technology can track and analyze our every wave, and it’s going to change the way we surf. Mavericks, Inc. A Southern California marketing pro has lucrative plans for the Mavericks big-wave event. Planned Retreat Rising sea levels and changing sand flow have diminished beaches and caused others to disappear completely. Can
Announcing the best films and performances of the year
SURFER Magazine is pleased to announce the 2014 Surfer Poll video nominees. Every year, SURFER pores over the films and shorts produced in the previous calendar year, and narrows down the best movies and performances. This year, there were so many noteworthy sessions and performances caught on tape, we’ve expanded the number of nominees in
The best under-20-minute films of the year.
SWAMP DUCK CHEESE II WHATEVER HAPPENED SLABER NACKLE ENJOY
Who had the worst wipeout of 2014? Vote now.
SURFER is putting the Worst Wipeout Award in your hands. Below are the ten nominees, selected from videos produced over the last year. Cast your vote by choosing the video you think should take home the Worst Wipeout distinction at the SURFER Poll Awards on December 6, 2014. One vote per person.
Ireland in the depths of winter with Tom Lowe
Tom Lowe is from Cornwall, a small coastal county in the UK, but spends most of his time abroad nowadays, throwing himself over ledges in Ireland. You’ll find him most often in the dark pit of a heaving slab, which there’s plenty of above.
Steph Gilmore, and time well spent in France
We don’t get to see enough of Stephanie Gilmore in the water, and if given the choice, the beachbreaks of France would be on the short list of where we’d want to see her. So, enjoy.