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North Shore’s Top 5 Parties

  Volcom House Party People spilling into the streets and the beach, music loud enough to hear from blocks away, and legendary su...

El Nino Small Talk

By Lauren Rolland Warm ocean waters have lasted into the fall and winter months in Hawai‘i and residents have been relishing in consisten...
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Grom Report: Cole Alves

By Cash Lambert Try to speak with Cole Alves before a surf heat and chances are you’re going to have to compete with Robert Plant, Jimmy Pa...
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The Evolution of Sunny Garcia

By Mike Latronic Photo: Joli Most sports enthusiasts have little concept of the dedication, work, preparation and determination required...

Wahine Spotlight: Leila Hurst

By Cash Lambert Photos: Gage Hingley A splash of bright pink color illuminates California's cold and gray lineups. It moves swiftly an...
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Pancho Sullivan Retires

One of Hawai‘i’s greatest power surfers and top form competitors is hanging up the jersey, looking to focus on other areas in hi...
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Vans Triple Crown Kuleana

It’s a humid morning. The winds are calm, yet the excitement in the air creates an opposite atmosphere. The buzz runs up and down Kamehameha...
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Hawaii Scenarios: 2016

As much as we’d like to report otherwise, the case next year for a strong Hawai‘i athlete presence on the World Surf League’s Championship T...
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Womens WSL Title Race

By Dan House Carissa Moore and Steph Gilmore made the first two finals of the year and were in position to again trounce the field for 20...
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Reef Hawaiian Pro 2014

Dusty Payne put on a clutch performance last year to take out the first stop of the 2014 Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. Dusty recounts his amazing fina...
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Panama Surf Tripping 2013

Check out a highlight teaser from Freesurf Mag's trek to Panama this year and keep an eye out for the full episode on Board Stories TV later this mont...
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Kelly Slater Wins Volcom Fiji Pro

Volcom Fiji Pro ASP WCT Men's Event Cloudbreak, Fiji June 2 - 14, 2013 Live Coverage  |  Results/Photos/Videos etc Kelly Slater (USA), 41, ...
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Volcom Fiji Pro Updates

Volcom Fiji Pro ASP WCT Men's Event Cloudbreak, Fiji June 2 - 14, 2013 Live Coverage  |  Results/Photos/Videos etc Volcom Fiji Pro Resumes ...
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Girl Empowered

With Ocean Ramsey, Faith Wenzl, Honolua Blomfield, Dax McGill, and Monyca Byrne-Wickey By Lauren Shanahan The label “surfer girl” might be somew...
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Hawaii Crowned ISA Masters Champions

During an epic day of amazing waves and tremendous surfing performances, the 2013 ISA World Masters Surfing Championship officially closed. The wav...
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Carissa Moore Wins Bells

Rip Curl Pro Presented by Ford Live Coverage | Results/Photos/Videos etc Carissa Moore (HAW), 20, has claimed the 2013 Rip Curl Women’s Pro Bel...

The Chain / Seth Moniz

Seth Moniz might be the youngest of the Moniz clan but his height makes up for big punts and driving thru lengthy barrels at Backdoor. In his new edit...

Wanderlust 2016

What’s New at Wanderlust O’ahu? Mindful adventurers will have irresistible new ways to enjoy Hawaii’s finest yoga party    New York, NY (Janu...
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First Name Basis: Luke Shepardson

First surfing memory? My first surfing memory was my dad took me out to Freddie's on his longboard and I was on a bodyboard on top of it, he caught...
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Pipeline Cocktail: Gallery

All Photos: Freesurf Magazine staff Two bottles of water, Ibuprofen and 6-10 foot Pipeline: when mixed together into a juicy cocktail, these thre...

Pau Maui Vodka presents Isaac Stant

Pau Maui Vodka presents Maui's own Isaac Stant. From Honolua to Jaws, you can find Isaac putting it on rail with style or navigating the lengthy drops...
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Volcom Pipe Pro: What We Learned

by Cash Lambert   The 2016 Volcom Pipe Pro wrapped up yesterday (results here!) and now that emotion has faded into exhaustion and nostalgia, one re...

Surfing and your body

Your hip flexor and hamstring muscles are one of the most important groups of muscles necessary for long term mobility, stability and safety of your...
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Kelly Slater Wins 2016 Volcom Pipe Pro

Banzai Pipeline, North Shore, Oahu, HAWAII – (Tuesday, February 2, 2016) -- Kelly Slater (USA) solidified his first win in two years at the Volcom Pip...
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2016 Volcom Pipe Pro

Volcom Pipe Pro January 28-February 7 Banzai Pipeline The Volcom Pipe Pro waiting period begins tomorrow, January 28, extends until February 7 an...