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    A solid Southern Hemisphere swell kicks off May for the Americas. This swell is very solid to XL for Central and South America.

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    FORECAST ANATOMY OF THE STORM FELT ACROSS THE PACIFIC: SEVERE CYCLONE PAM
    ANATOMY OF THE STORM FELT ACROSS THE PACIFIC: SEVERE CYCLONE PAM
    (04/17) From a Westerly Wind Burst to a Pacific phenomenon, Pam was one busy system

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    R.I.P. SHAWN 'BARNEY' BARRON (1970-2015)

    (05/05) Santa Cruz aerialist and Mav's pioneer passes away

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    RUSTY LONG LAUNCHES 'THE FINEST LINE'

    (05/05) Ten questions with the first-time author, all-time charger and all-around nice guy

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    TUG OF THE REINS ON THE TROPICAL HYPE HORSE

    (05/05) Area of low pressure expected to develop midweek near the Bahamas with possibility of gradually acquiring subtropical characteristics.

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    JACK FREESTONE: SOMETHING IS CALLING

    (05/05) A short film featuring Jack Freestone surfing in the Telo Islands

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    (05/05) Alex Gray singing his own song to celebrate Cinco De Mayo in Mexico

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    SOUTH PACIFIC GOES BANANAS, PART ONE

    (05/04) From Chile to Puerto and almost everywhere in between, here's a first look at the weekend's XXL South Pacific swell

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    SEQUENCE OF THE WEEK: OWEN WRIGHT, TEAHUPOO, MAY 3RD

    (05/04) Picture-perfect positioning on a clean, blue drainer at the End of the Road

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    MICHEL BOUREZ INJURED AT TEAHUPOO

    (05/04) Spartan breaks hand and one vertebrae going over the falls; out for six weeks

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    MAXED PUERTO ESCONDIDO

    (05/04) Healey's giant paddle, Pedro Calado's hairy wipeout + chaos at the Mexican Pipeline

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    ALEX GRAY WINS GOPRO OF THE WORLD

    (05/04) Quadruple-spitting tuberide at Cloudbreak earns Gray $20K

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    SPAC SWELL FILLS IN FOR SOCAL

    (05/04) Monster swell from the southern hemisphere that pounded Central America and Mexico over the weekend, peaks on Monday for Southern California.

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    SIESTAS IN SAYULITA

    (05/04) Mainland Mexico's sleepy surf village serves up mellow waves and laid-back lifestyle

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    WAVE OF THE DAY: MARK HEALEY, PUERTO ESCONDIDO 05/03

    (05/04) Biggest wave ever paddled at the Mexican Pipeline?

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    (05/04) Jake Marshall, Kai Hing, Hiroto Ohara & Barron Mamiya... revealed!

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    MARK HEALEY: NEXT-LEVEL PUERTO, THIS MORNING

    (05/03) Healey on the biggest paddle wave anyone's ever seen at Puerto Escondido

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    OBX GETTING THE EAST COAST GOODS SUNDAY

    (05/03) Low pressure that strengthened offshore of NC on Friday is delivering surf to East Coast on Sunday with the Outer Banks taking the choice cut.

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    FILIPE TOLEDO WINS OAKLEY LOWERS PRO

    (05/02) The 'best small-wave surfer in the world' beats Jeremy Flores

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    (05/02) Wallflowers are an endangered species.

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    Did Healey just paddle into the biggest wave ever?