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2.11.11

Blogs

Ask a Local: Your cure for curing.

The Local The Local is the accumulation of over 50 years of learned wisdom from SURFER Magazine. Send your questions to surferedit@surfermag.com Q: I just got a new 6’2” and I’m dying to ride it. But how long should I wait after it comes back from the glasser? Is letting a board “cure” a myth? […]

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2.9.11

Blogs

Ask A Pro: Taylor Knox

Q: How do pro surfers maintain a healthy diet when they’re on the road? —Terry Sebold, Kilauea, HI A: “I have to pay attention to what I am putting in my body, while at the same time not being too rigid. I don’t hold back from having my treats, but for me it’s all about […]

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2.9.11

Blogs

Ask A local: What is a Seppo?

The Local The Local is the accumulation of over 50 years of learned wisdom from SURFER Magazine. Send your questions to surferedit@surfermag.com Q: I was recently in Australia and the Aussies kept calling me a “seppo.” What does that mean and where did that word come from? —John Marcus, San Francisco, CA A: Sorry to […]

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