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Dynamic Duo

A glimpse at the competitive spirit of the brothers Hobgood

| posted on December 09, 2013
The Hobgoods, perpetually engaged in friendly competition. Photo: Gilley

The Hobgoods, perpetually engaged in friendly competition. Photo: Gilley

It has become abundantly clear over the years that the Hobgoods are some of the nicest, most down-to-earth humans ever to bless the World Tour—or surfing as a whole, for that matter. But do not, even for one split second, think that virtuousness and competitiveness are mutually exclusive.