Monthly Archives: October 2016

141 – Surf News, October 31, 2016

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In today’s episode, David and Scott discuss the end of the Quiksilver Eddie event, JJF’s world title victory, an all women’s Maverick’s contest, Scott’s upcoming trip to the NLand wave park, and much more. Enjoy!

THE QUIKSILVER EDDIE AIKAU ENDS IT’S 30 YEAR RUN

Click to read Rory Parker’s article on BeachGrit.com

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JJF IS OUR WORLD CHAMP

THE WSL AND ISA JOIN FORCES

Click to read the full article on Surfline.com

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THE TITANS OF MAVERICKS

. . . introduces an all-Women’s heat. Click to TitansOfMavericks.com

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SCOTT HEADS TO NLAND WAVE PARK

Lone Star Stoke: Full Edit from Surfline on Vimeo.

MUST-SEE MOMENT

INFLUENT + from erik derman on Vimeo.

KOOK

The seal that terrorized a line-up! Beware of these cute creatures! Full article on Surfline.com

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Mickey Clarke and Eithen Osbourne for resucing the kids of a capsized boat. Check out this crazy footage!

140 – Kyle Thiermann

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In today’s episode, David chats with Kyle Thiermann about transitioning $300 million dollars from corporate banks into small banks, saving Hawaii’s coral reefs, holding his breath for 4 minutes, cold water therapy and much, much more. This episode also marks the very first opportunity to donate to Surf Splendor. Follow the link of SurfSplendorPodcast.com and enjoy the show!

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Kyle Thiermann on YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram

SurfingForChange.com

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Kyle at Mavs

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David and Kyle, mid recording.

Kyle with his Travis Reynolds' shaped Gun.

Kyle with his Travis Reynolds’ shaped Gun.

139 – Roger Hinds, Jim Kempton & Surf News, October 20, 2016

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We have a packed show today with a couple of guests. David opens the show with a conversation with Roger Hinds about the noserider that he shaped for David. Scott then chats with former Surfer Magazine editor Jim Kempton about the legacy of Nat Young. We then transition to Surf News where David and Scott discuss Stab In The Dark, the Quik Pro France, the Portugal Pro, and the new Andy Irons documentary. Enjoy!

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@RogerHindsSurfboards

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For David @surfsplendor #builtbyonepairofhands #respectthecraft #resinart @usblanks @boardporn

A video posted by Roger Hinds (@rogerhindssurfboards) on

CALIFORNIA SURF MUSEUM

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STAB IN THE DARK

Dane Reynolds tested 13 anonymously shaped surfboards to determine the ideal high-performance shortboard. The 30 minute video is worth you time. Dane’s ripping and the concept opens a lot of interesting discussions.

Click to watch the full video!

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THE QUIKSILVER PRO FRANCE

Congrats to Keanu Asing and Carissa Moore.

ANDY IRONS DOCUMENTARY

Click to link to Brad Melekian’s article for Outside Magazine

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SUNNY GARCIA DOCUMENTARY

MUST SEE MOMENT

JJF in episode 4 of “Twelve”

DUKE

The entire Wright family for persevering such trials and triumphs in recent years. Congrat to Tyler for her first World Title. And congrats to Owen for news of his first born.

Uncle mick @mfanno great to see ya today champ

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KOOK

Felicidad Rivera for stealing $400k from Clay Marzo!

Click here for the full story, but also click “play” below to witness the majestic of our gift Clay.

Clay Marzo In West Oz Perfection from Superbrand on Vimeo.

138 – Sid Abruzzi: Original Waterbrothers

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Consummate host and spreader of aloha, Sid “The Package” Abruzzi is the subject of this week’s show. Hailing from Newport, Rhode Island, Sid helped pioneer the surf and skate movements for the North East. From playing an instrumental role in the first X-Games to helping pass legislation to save iconic surf spots, Sid has been at the center of surf and skate culture for the past 50 years and he’s even opened for Iggy Pop as the lead singer of the band ‘Big World’.¬†We’re proud to finally bring our conversation with Sid Abruzzi. Enjoy!

Visit OriginalWaterbrothers.com

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Sid “The Package” Abruzzi

Newport, Rhode Island is better than you think.

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Bill Murray reps Waterbrothers

Bill Murray reps Waterbrothers

Waterbrothers Pro Event This Weekend!

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Sid saves Ruggles link to Surfer Magazine article.

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Sid’s godson Ian Walsh at Rhode Island’s famous pointbreak, Ruggles.

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Sid inducted into the 2016 East Coast Surfing Hall of Fame

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Sid with Arto Saari

Sid with Tony Alva

Sid with Tony Alva

Sid’s “Skater Island” in Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 3.

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Sid performing with ‘Big World’ in Rhode Island.

137 – Surf Splendor, October 3, 2016

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In today’s episode of Surf News, David and Scott discuss David’s recent article on Beach Grit that defames Kelly Slater, dumb dolphins, the Bunker Spreckles documentary, two surfer’s 2,200 mile prone paddle journey, Kooks and Dukes, and much more! Enjoy!

SURF SHOP BOX

This isn’t a paid advertisement, but Surf Shop Box sent David and Scott boxes last month and they were both psyched on the contents!

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BUNKER SPRECKLES DOCUMENTARY

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SLATER AND MICHAEL PHELPS AT THE RYDER CUP

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DUMB DOLPHIN JUMPS ON GROM!

Dolphin Jumps On Grom from STAB on Vimeo.

MUST SEE MOMENT

KOOK

David! He’s the self nominated kook for his poorly written, uninsightful, review of “Apolitical Process” on BeachGrit.com

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DUKE

Steph Gilmore and Jon Frank for their beautiful short “The Tempest”!

Stephanie Gilmore – The Tempest. from Monster Children on Vimeo.