Posts Tagged ‘surf news’

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Corky’s Day Off – Ultimately Not Worth It

“It was one of those October days when the winds were howling offshore with Santa Ana conditions and there was a solid 6-foot south swell running.” — CORKY CARROLL SURFING HERITAGE VINTAGE SURF AUCTION presented by QUIKSILVER WATERMAN COLLECTION MAY 11, 2013DOORS OPEN AT NOON @OC FAIRGROUNDS MARK YOUR CALENDARS TO SEE UNIQUE AND RARE […]

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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 […]

The Guardian: A lifeguard looks back on surf, sand and saving lives

ED NOTE: This finely written article first appeared in 2005 and is used courtesy of the Surfing Heritage Foundation website. The Guardian: A lifeguard looks back on 29 years of surf, sand and saving lives By Tim Ryan, Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 5/1/2005 To many beach lovers, Mark Cunningham is living the life. This year alone he’s […]

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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 […]