1 OF 4 - Mavericks Big Wave Photo Gallery: October 20-21, 2014

By Shannon Marie I Surf Channel
Early season swell at Mavericks has been all-time, as 62 degree water and sunny skies welcomed some of the best local and international chargers to the challenging big wave spot in Northern California on October 20th, 2014. As buoy readings shot up from 12 ft to 15 ft in a couple of hours, Monday morning in Half Moon Bay only began after the rain storm cleared, unveiling super clean conditions an...Read More

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2 OF 4 - FILM: ‘A Wedge To Remember’, The Hurricane Marie Movie

By Shannon Marie I Surf Channel
Witness the large waves from Hurricane Marie that were pounding the Southern California coast in late August of 2014 in, A Wedge To Remember - the documentary film by Joshua Pomer. From Newport Point to the Wedge, Malibu to Sandspit, the "Storm of the Century" made for a great story, landing newspaper headlines across the nation. Watch all the best footage from "Big Wednesday" with incredible v...Read More

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3 OF 4 - 10 Things Every Beginner Surfer Should Know

By Scott Bosco I Surf Channel
Learning to surf? We've all been there, and as the saying goes, 'If I knew back then what I know now, life would have been much easier.' In hindsight, many beginner surfers burden themselves with an unnecessarily tough learning curve by jumping into the sport too quickly, and ignoring the basics. However, if you are willing to take some advice, you're sure to catch the wave of your life and t...Read More

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4 OF 4 - Mavericks Women: Savannah Shaughnessy & Sarah Gerhardt

By Shannon Marie I Surf Channel
Mavericks surfers are titans. They are strong; they are brave; they are the real deal. Two women, in particular, are pushing the limits of female athletics by surfing the most challenging and dangerous big wave spot on the planet. Savannah Shaughnessy and Sarah Gerhardt are local Mavericks chargers from nearby Santa Cruz, not only making a name for themselves in the big wave lineup, but also op...Read More

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3 Shark Attacks Reported on Maui:

In less than a week, three shark attacks have been reported on the Hawaiian island of Maui. Thankfully, none of the surfers were injured in the various attacks that all occurred in murky waters. According to Hawaii News Now, the third attack of the week happened when two female paddle boarders ...

Posted by: Emily Bates
October 23, 2014
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VIDEO: Rainbow Fins, Off The Lip Radio Show:

Written by Neil Pearlberg  Life is full of unexpected turns -- in and out of the ocean. Glen A. Dewitt fulfilled a childhood dream of surfing and coastal living when he and his wife, Kathy, moved from the East Bay to 37th Avenue in 1969. Thing was, he was jobless. In need of direction, the su...

Posted by: The Surf Channel
October 21, 2014
Big Wave
Big Wave World Tour Northern Hemisphere Season Commences Today:

The world’s best big wave surfers are back on call today as the ASP commences the second half of the 2014/2015 Big Wave World Tour (BWWT) season. With a window running from October 15, 2014 to February 28, 2015, the second half of the ASP BWWT season focuses on the Northern Hemisphere swell cycle ...

Posted by: The Surf Channel
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VIDEO: GoPro Surfing Mavericks with Bianca Valenti:

Mavericks early-season swell hit the challenging Northern California spot on October 16th, 2014. Bianca Valenti is a Big Wave World Tour Champion, and trains in Northern California's chilly waters. This fall, the conditions have been ideal for early-season swells. She paddled out to score some waves...

Posted by: Shannon Marie
October 20, 2014
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Mick Fanning (AUS) Wins Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal:

Mick Fanning (AUS) has won the 2014 Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal, defeating Jordy Smith (ZAF) in clean 3-to-5-foot barrels at the iconic Supertubos in Peniche. Fanning’s third event victory this season, after wins at Bells Beach and Jeffreys Bay, moves him up to World No. 2 on the Samsung Galaxy A...

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