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Week in Review

Random happenings in surf for the Week of October 17

| posted on October 21, 2011

Ah, another week completed, another slew of ridiculousness wrangled…

Don’t You Wish You Could Surf Like Flynn?
Or sing/play guitar/dance/song-write/make videos in iMovie like Flynn Novak’s uncle Rick?

Shark! Shark Surfing!
Last week, we shared the tale of an Oregon man who claimed to have “surfed” on the back of a shark. Here is a lovely reenactment courtesy of the world wide web.

More Shark Attacks in Oregon!
On Thursday, another man claimed to have been attacked by a 10-to 15-foot Great White off the Oregon coast. This man, however, did not claim to have surfed the back of it. Click here to see photos of the shark-bitten board.

A Pointless Photo of a Mayor, a Fish, and a Crazy Person

The Mayor of Peniche, Tó-Zé Correia, and Matt Wilkinson. Photo: Rip Curl

And Wilko’s Portugal Wetsuit
…sardines.

Wilko, unveiling his most recent personalized suit at the Rip Curl Pro Portugal.

Actor Scott Caan, Uncensored
Vans posted this video this week.

Alana and Erica!
A little video from the hidden abyss that is the Women’s WQS. Fun times with Alana Blanchard, Erica Hosseini, and friends in the Azores.

An Art Project
A guy named Gav C sent me these pictures of this 4-foor bear surfing a 16-foot long wave.

The Radness of Boobies
In a press release this week, Rusty proclaimed that Boobies are, in fact, So Rad. Yes, it is official. Boobies are rad. They even created sweatshirts celebrating boobies’ radness.

How to Wax Your Surfboard
Ridiculous. Absolutely ridiculous.

#I’mSoDamnExcited Photo of the Week

Adriano, giving himself a hernia.

*Thank you LOL-surf.com for pointing me toward some solid gold this week.

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  • michael

    alana and erica should be a part of every Week in Review

  • tillish bazooka

    THIS should be the Week in Review! Every week… Over and over again