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Twin fins: Evil clowns that kill children!

Come watch Torren Martyn sneak off for furtive encounters.<p><b>Riding blunt-nosed, wide-tailed, twin-keeled surfboards</b> is hardly a novelty, at least …

Watch Kyle Kennelly in “Meridiem Odyssey”

The smooth lines of a single-fin<p>Displacement hull aficionado Kyle Kennelly slides a volan 9.5″ flex fin into a 6’4″ transition era-styled board and …

You Can Start This 6-Figure Service Business Tomorrow Morning for Under $100

The people delivering bread to grocery stores make good money but never get a vacation. That's a lucrative problem you can solve.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>About a year ago, I wrote an article about a six-figure service business that you can start for less than a …

Entrepreneurship

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Anime

Uptown Party – A Loggers Extravaganza

Port Elizabeth, Jbay and St. Francis Bay have become some sort of a loggers paradise. You paddle out on any given day at Lower Point, Jbay, and …

Nelson Mandela Bay

Strange Paradise

Throwback Clip Of The Week: The Forgotten Island Of Santosha

The 1974 classic that sent surfers into a travel tailspin<p>Earlier this week, Matt Warshaw revisited a 1974 issue of Surfer, boldly featuring the …

Aquatic Sports

No Script - Watch Miguel Pupo ditch the jersey and put on a freesurf clinic around the globe

Miguel Pupo isn’t exactly the first name that comes to mind when thinking of freesurfing video virtuosos. As a full-time World Tour surfer, and …

Aquatic Sports

Amp Sessions: Hawaii

<b>It’s the greatest show in surf.</b> The North Shore of Oahu, it never disappoints. Here’s a season’s worth of highlights, as many barrels as we could fit …

Aquatic Sports

This Week in Webclips

<b>CLIP OF THE WEEK: Strange Rumblings In Iceland</b><br>One of the most interesting and other-worldly clips from the best movie of the year, all for your …

Aquatic Sports

Staycation: Northern California

Sometimes the best surf trips are the ones where you don’t go far at all. These are the days you take off from work, school, or life altogether and …

Northern California

California Gold 2.0

The Southern California coastline has found itself to be quite active in recent months. And for locals like Pat Millin, insider knowledge tends to …

Southern California

If Everybody Had An Ocean, Could We Surf Our Way To Mental Health?

Lwandile Mntanywa is zipping up his wet suit. The tall, soft-spoken high school junior comes to Cape Town's Monwabisi Beach almost every day after school and starts running when he sees the water. "I can see the waves are cooking, I will run fast as I can," says the 18-year-old.<p>Before he began …

The Cardboard Surfboard

If you thought the “Ride Anything” movement that defined the last decade had run its course, think again. Recently, Southern California-based shaper …

Pumping Iron with Colin Moran

Colin Moran is part of the rag-tag Metal Neck crew. It’s also the name of a minor league infielder in the Houston Astros organization. I’m almost …

Aquatic Sports

This Week in Webclips

<b>CLIP OF THE WEEK: Gudanging with Tanner</b><br>A clip that’s got a Concrete Blonde song on the soundtrack and that opens with a radio-controlled surfer is …

Aquatic Sports

Malibu Marie

Hurricane Marie, meet Malibu. And meet Allen and Laird and Kelly and Conner and Dillon and Matt and Leila and all thousand of the surfers in the …

Aquatic Sports

Get-N Classic Vol. 3

<b>In Get-N Classic Vol. 3, the Vans team ticks all the boxes. Enjoy.</b><p>Read our full review: <i><br>Graham Nash and Reagan Ritchie, the directorial team behind</i> …

Aquatic Sports

Sugar: the evolution of a forbidden fruit

Sweetness was meant to be irresistible.<p>We are born with a sweet tooth. Babies drink in sugar with their mother’s milk. Sweetness represents an instant energy boost, a fuel that kept our ancestors going in a harsher world where taste buds evolved to distinguish health-giving ripeness and freshness …

Royal Navy

Nasa validates 'impossible' space drive

Nasa is a major player in space science, so when a team from the agency this week presents evidence that "impossible" microwave thrusters seem to …

8 Life Lessons Learned From Surfing

There is a lot to learn from the lineup. Photo: Hayden O’Neill<p><b>People who don’t surf will often look at a surfer’s lifestyle and scratch their heads.</b> …