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7.22.10

Features

SURFER Editor in Chief Joel Patterson Breaks Down The Latest Addition To Newsstands

On newsstands now around the known world, you’ll find SURFER Magazine’s June 2009 issue in all its glory. I’m particularly proud of the issue, as it’s the culmination of several projects we at SURFER feel are important and worth bragging about, so here I go: On The Cover The cover shot of recent XXL Ride […]

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7.22.10

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Fitzgibbons Wins Women's First Six Star of 2009

When there’s a men’s 6-star prime at Lowers in the same contest window, it’s easy for a women’s contest overseas to get overlooked. But event No. 5 of the Women’s WQS season—their first 6-star this year—is certainly worthy of note, especially given the fact that most of the World Tour surfers were in attendance, and […]

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7.22.10

Features

Fantasy Surfer Mad Clips: Billabong Pro Teahupoo

Mad Clips Teahupoo Tahiti Fantasy Break-Down from josh coville on Vimeo.

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7.22.10

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Simply Rolling Along

Currently ranked third on the WQS (May ‘09) as America’s highest rated surfer, Huntington Beach’s Brett Simpson is sitting pretty – once again poised for qualification. We caught up with Brett after the NIKE 6.0 Lowers event, a 6-Star prime. Things are going great for you Brett, sitting third on the WQS, the top North […]

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7.22.10

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Patacchia Bests Bourgeois In Rematch Of 2008 Nike 6.0 Lowers Final

Drenched in beer, dripping saltwater, and cloaked in a Hawaiian flag, Fred Patacchia, the 2009 Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro champ, searched through the onslaught of fans and media that swarmed the 27-year-old Hawaiian as he was hoisted onto the brawny shoulders of friends and carried up the beach for his victory lap. “Where’s my wahine? […]

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7.22.10

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Why It's Impossible To Turn Your Back On The Ocean

I’ve always wondered how you quit surfing. I know it’s possible; I just don’t think I could do it. I’ve seen others drop the sport without much struggle, yet I’m not sure I quite understand the circumstances or physiology required to walk away from the ocean. In Steven Kotler’s West Of Jesus: Surfing, Science and […]

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7.22.10

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Keep A Breast Foundation Blends Art and Music at the Hard Rock Hotel

“I Love Boobies.” Any enterprise with a tagline as widely agreed upon as this one is bound to triumph. And, as such, the Keep A Breast Foundation saw a hugely successful evening at their Breast of Both Worlds event on the roof of the Hard Rock Hotel in downtown San Diego on Wednesday night. From […]

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7.22.10

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Lowers Pro Flares Up As Kai Barger Holds Down Oakley Pro Junior

Day four of the Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro bore witness to a full spectrum of conditions as Mother Nature hurled an order of shoulder to head-high sheet-glass sets to the competitors in the early morning rounds. Unfortunately, the utopic conditions wouldn’t last long as an ill-timed spring squall marched towards the coast midday with a […]

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7.22.10

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Nate Yeomans Tears Through Day Two of Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro

With a bevy of head-high sets slipping through the Lowers lineup, surfers competing in the second day of the Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro made quick work of the cordial conditions, keeping the judges on a steady drip of progressive surfing. Watching the event unfold from the scaffolding, one thing is abundantly clear: professional surfing’s age-old […]

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7.22.10

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Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro Day Three Wrap Up

Day three of the Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro began today with a light south swell pulsing along the cobbles at Lower Trestles, making for shoulder to head-high in four-man lineups. True to the past couple days of competition, the level of surfing at the event left more than a few jaws on the floor. The […]

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