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WATCH: DARKHORSE

WATCH: DARKHORSE

Russ Bierke is a surfer's surfer. Quietly spoken, but someone who let's his actions do the talking. He's also someone that now finds himself as the youngest competitor on the WSL Big Wave World Tour. With an ability to remain calm in serious situations and a surfing maturity that belies his years, Russ is a darkhorse. A strong bond with his surfer/shaper father Kirk, and years raised on reefs of consequence, it is no surprise to those close that Russ has stepped into the world's big wave riding elite.

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FREAK SHOW PRO RECAP

FREAK SHOW PRO RECAP

This past weekend, the 2018 Freak Show Pro got underway with pristine 2-4 ft. conditions at Steamer Lane. With a stacked field of 64 surfers, it came down to the final 4 local Santa Cruz surfers battling it out for the $2,500 first place cash prize. Randy "The Kid" Bonds started things off strong grabbing the first 2 waves of the final. With under 10 minutes left, local boy Nat Young found a quick score and backed it up straight away to take home the title.

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WAVE OF THE WINTER KICKOFF - 2018/19

WAVE OF THE WINTER KICKOFF - 2018/19

The Wave of the Winter is more than a contest. It’s a nod of respect, one of the ultimate honors in the surfing world. To join the list of legends that have graced it’s winning lineage is a true privilege, and not earned without total commitment to the sport. Some of the craziest, most intense rides of the year go down on the North Shore of Oahu. Surfers from across the world push themselves to the limit in an attempt to ride the craziest wave of the season. Only one will succeed and be awarded the Wave of the Winter. 

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WATCH: BEYOND THE TOUR - EUROPE

WATCH: BEYOND THE TOUR - EUROPE

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Watch Jordy Smith threading French tubes and rip into some Peniche walls in the latest episode of Beyond The Tour: Europe.

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A CONVERSATION WITH CHRIS CHRISTENSON

A CONVERSATION WITH CHRIS CHRISTENSON

Chris Christenson has blazed his own unique trail in the surf industry since shaping and selling boards out of his college dorm room over twenty years ago. Since then, he’s garnered respect and notoriety as one of the premier shapers in the world, creating a style and aesthetic that blends modern progression with a timeless look and ethos. Chris is somewhat of a renaissance man, pursuing a number of passions both directly and indirectly involved with surfing. We took a trip down to his shop and had a few questions to ask...

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IDLE HANDS WITH CHRIS CHRISTENSON

IDLE HANDS WITH CHRIS CHRISTENSON

O’Neill is proud to present "Idle Hands with Chris Christenson," a new series of short films that dives into Chris Christenson's story as a shaper, business owner and his many other hobbies in life.

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WATCH: BEYOND THE TOUR - SOUTH AFRICA

WATCH: BEYOND THE TOUR - SOUTH AFRICA

Jordy Smith at home in South Africa during the recent J-Bay contest. From long open walls to some powerful, hollow...

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WATCH: GOVERNED BY LINES

WATCH: GOVERNED BY LINES

This past winter, Ian Crane and Soli Bailey took a trip to the Emerald Isle in search of waves and...

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ON IT WITH BRETT BARLEY

ON IT WITH BRETT BARLEY

On It is an ongoing Surfline series deconstructing the inner workings of surfing’s most dialed-in devotees. For the first feature,...

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WATCH: IAN CRANE IN

WATCH: IAN CRANE IN "TEXAS MADE"

In the land of waterslides, lazy rivers, and cut off t-shirts lies a gem of a wave machine that might...

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The 32nd Edition Corona Pro Circuit - O'Neill Series

The 32nd Edition Corona Pro Circuit - O'Neill Series

Gabe Garcia

The 32nd Edition of the Corona Pro Circuit – O’Neill Series went off last weekend in 4’-6’ surf at Playa...

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WATCH: LEVI PRAIRIE IN

WATCH: LEVI PRAIRIE IN "THE DIRTY MARTINI"

Gabe Garcia

LEVI PRAIRIE PRESENTS "THE DIRTY MARTINI."  FILM: RYAN DONAHUEEDIT: RYAN DONAHUE & LEVI PRAIRIEMUSIC: LEVI YOAKUM PRAIRIEBARTENDER: "SAUCY" ROSS SCHWARTZ

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Something Big Is Coming Your Way

Something Big Is Coming Your Way

Gabe Garcia

Keep your eyes out for something big coming on Giving Tuesday November 28th. LEARN MORE HERE.

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