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Calm Euphoria: Mark Healey Gets Toothy — Quiksilver Waterman Ambassador

“Sharks can’t change their facial expression. They tell you what they want you to know with their bodies.” — Mark Healey Mark gets up-close and personal with Bull sharks. Have we been wrong all along? WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW:

Terry ‘Tubesteak’ Tracy RIP

By LESLIE KAUFMAN New York Times Terry Tracy, who as an easygoing, fun-loving surfer inspired the “Gidget” movies and television series and helped make surfing an international sport — in the process becoming the embodiment of the cool alternative lifestyle of sunglass-wearing beach bums — died on Wednesday at his home in San Clemente, Calif. […]

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SNEAK PEEK #4 – TOM CURREN QUIVER – CALIFORNIA GOLD – AUGUST 2012

Tom Curren quickly became the most popular surfer in the world, a title he would hold for two decades… SURFING HERITAGE VINTAGE SURF AUCTION presented by QUIKSILVER WATERMAN COLLECTION MAY 11, 2013 @OC FAIRGROUNDS MARK YOUR CALENDARS TO SEE UNIQUE AND RARE CALIFORNIA GOLD Ever since music went bad — as disco replaced rock — […]

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Rabbit Kekai Enters Surfers’ Hall of Fame w/ Dane Reynolds and Andy Verdone

  Huntington Beach — Rabbit Kekai, once dubbed by Longboard magazine as “the living link to surfing’s entire modern history,” is among the 2012 inductees for the Surfers’ Hall of Fame.  Kekai joins Dane Reynolds and Andy Verdone in having their hand and footprints immortalized in cement for the ages on Friday, August 3rd at […]

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RESULTS: 11th Annual Surftech Jay Race presented by Quiksilver Waterman Collection

The 11th Annual Surftech Jay Race presented by Quiksilver Waterman Collection featured more than 300 athletes competing in this one day event. Australia’s Jamie Mitchell made his Jay Race debut an impressive one by winning the Long Course SUP division and setting a new 14′ SUP class record with a time of 1:55:34. Don Miralle […]

The World’s Most Spectacular Paddleboard Race

Saturday, July 21, 2012 Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii ~ The World’s Most Spectacular Paddleboard Race ~ THE NA PALI RACE is a 17-mile long distance paddleboard/stand-up paddleboard (SUP)/OC1 race along Kauai’s breathtaking northern coast: the Na Pali. This coastline includes the highly protected Kalalau Valley, a sacred place on Hawaii’s oldest inhabited island. The […]

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The Waterman Experience – Fatherhood

“No man can possibly know what life means, what the world means, until he has a child and loves it. And then the whole universe changes and nothing will ever again seem exactly as it seemed before.” – Lafcadio Hearn In my experience of being a Father of two I could not agree more with […]

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SNEAK PEEK VIDEO #2 – PACIFIC SYSTEM HOMES

Sneak Peek #2 June 2012 Los Angeles based, Pacific System Ready Cut Homes began in 1908, and by 1939 it was the largest builder of homes in the world. During the depression, the company founder’s son, Meyers Butte came on board. He convinced the family that manufacturing surfboards would be a good way to diversify […]

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Ashton Howard Depicts Everglades Beauty for XF 500

Mother Ocean is launching a yearlong project in 2013 called Expedition Florida 500 (XF500) with numerous partners including Quiksilver, Tahoe SUP, Viva Florida 500, and more. XF500 is a modern-day exploration of Florida’s coastline, waterways, and aquatic ecosystem as seen through the eyes of the waterman. 2013 is Florida’s 500th anniversary since Ponce de Leon […]

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Quiksilver Waterman Waikiki Paddle Festival

The Quiksilver Waterman Collection Waikiki Paddle Festival concluded in Waikiki today with the final 10-mile Hawaii Kai downwind distance paddle, and the saltwater triathlon Waterman Challenge. Twenty year-old Australian Jackson Maynard, who won yesterday’s prone paddleboard course, took a win in both the downwind prone paddleboard race and the Challenge. Gillian Gibree (San Diego), who […]