086 – Surf News, April 28, 2015

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In today’s show David and Scott recap the Western Australian leg of the Tour, discuss man-scaping with Kelly and Gabe, 65 year old’s getting pitched over the falls at Puerto, and proper parenting techniques coming out of Baltimore. Oh yeah, Duke’s and Kook’s, Must-See Moments and much more. Enjoy!

THE BILLABONG CHALLENGE

As listener Dean W. in Sunshine Coast, AUS pointed out, Scott’s idea of an elitist tour has already been done by Jack McCoy in the Billabong Challenge.

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Congrats to Adriano de Souza and Courtney Conlogue for winning the Margaret River Pro.

The highlight of the event was the massive swell and stellar conditions.

Highlights from The Box.

A few of the many severe wipeouts from The Box

Kelly’s 10 at the main break (Margaret River)

And the greatest surfing of the swell was taking place at North Point. Have a look.

MORE ON THE BRAZILIAN STORM

Bravo to Adriano for his humble, classy, and articulate post-win interview.

Also, I have a new found appreciation for Filipe Toledo after watching this.

Gabriel Medina is featured on Time’s 100 Most Influential list for 2015

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THE OAKLEY LOWERS PRO

Click to watch the Oakley Lowers Pro

DUKE

Scott’s Duke: The mother in Baltimore who disciplined her son for protesting.

David’s Duke: Jake Patterson for bringing his quiver of bigger boards to the comp site and loaning them out to any surfers who needed them.

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KOOK

John John Florence for his scraggly, patchy goatee. Shave that thing, John John.

MUST-SEE MOMENT

65 year old Gary Linden’s horrific wipeout at Puerto Escondido.

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