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    GRIFFIN COLAPINTO WILL BE ON TOUR BEFORE HE'S 20

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    ERIKA HITS WIND SHEAR, MAINTAINS STRENGTH

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    JEREMY FLORES, HUMBLED, CAUTIOUS... VICTORIOUS

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    JAPANDEMONIUM, FEATURING EVAN, MITCH & LUKE

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    IT'S ALL IN THE HIPS: 2015 BOARDSHORT BUYER'S GUIDE

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    FORECAST SIGNIFICANT EL NINO LIKELY THROUGH WINTER
    SIGNIFICANT EL NINO LIKELY THROUGH WINTER
    (08/13) Strong El Nino expected to continue through the winter months - but what does that mean for surf?

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    FSTOP: AUGUST 2015

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    ERIKA ENCOUNTERING UPPER WIND SHEAR, MAINTAINING STRENGTH

    (08/27) It may not be as strong as Danny but has sent some swell to the East Coast.

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    WEST PACIFIC TYPHOONS CREATE EAST ASIAN SURF

    (08/26) Japan, Okinawa, Taiwan and (shhhh...) Korea see solid run of waves

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    NEXT-GEN: GRIFFIN COLAPINTO

    (08/26) San Clemente standout reflects on recent success and outlines his optimistic future path

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    IGNACIO STRENGTHENS ON A TRACK TOWARDS THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

    (08/26) Monitoring potential for an increase in ESE/E swell for Hawaii late this week and into the weekend

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    TD 13-E FORMS WELL TO THE SSW OF CABO

    (08/26) Another tropical system develops on a track towards Hawaii, swell potential for West Coast not overly promising

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    BRUNO SANTOS WINS GOPRO OF THE WORLD MONTHLY USER'S CHOICE AWARD

    (08/26) Cloudbreak double drainer takes $1000 for July

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    ITALO FERREIRA: SUNSET, BAIA FORMOSA

    (08/26) Behold the local break that honed the Brazilian rookie's dizzying backhand brilliance.

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    AFTER HOURS IN VIRGINIA BEACH

    (08/26) Dylan Goodale hosts dual-movie premiere party at Waterman's during ECSC week

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    SMALL TROPICAL DEPRESSION KILO WELL SOUTHWEST OF HAWAII

    (08/25) Model Guidance Indicates Kilo Will Gradually Strengthen through the Forecast Period as it Tracks Away from the Islands

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    JEREMY FLORES WINS BILLABONG PRO TAHITI [FULL STORY]

    (08/25) Straight off injury, Flores beats Medina in final in his impressive return to Teahupoo

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    BILLABONG PRO TAHITI: WRIGHT 9.43

    (08/25) Owen Wright moves on to the semifinals with an excellent score against Italo

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    JAPANDEMONIUM

    (08/25) Mitch Crews, Evan Geiselman and Luke Davis lead, follow and get out of the way of typhoons in the Land of the Rising Sun

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    ON RAIL: THIAGO "SHRIMPY" CAMARAO

    (08/25) The Brazilian known as "Shrimpy" tears apart pumping Trestles

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    BRUNO SANTOS, TAHITI, AUGUST 18TH

    (08/25) GoPro of the World Entry #65

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    UNKNOWN: JAFET RAMOS, 16-YEAR-OLD CHARGES HUGE PUERTO

    (08/25) Meet Puerto Escondido's newest local talent

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    CALIFORNIA PADDLERS PROTEST OFFSHORE OIL DRILLING

    (08/25) Santa Barbara activists paddle out five miles to oil platform off coast

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    (08/25) PB Drive hosts O'Neill's summertime surf series event

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