Heartbreaking but good times!
"This is like the Bali Bombing all over again. But this time it's the Chinese. Are they going to pay us all back for letting this thing escape?"
Meanwhile, at J-Bay, South Africa, two gnarly Afrikaner cops with bullwhips stand as a gauntlet in front of the keyhole…
Is there any sight sadder than a surfer walking home from the beach with a freshly waxed, dry surfboard?
Also, get Pipe wired in your teens and "if someone gives you shit, punch them in the mouth. Don't be a pussy."
"Is it possible to ban someone for their ideas and opinions? Isn’t freedom of ideas and opinions, especially those that are outside the box, isn’t that what the Beachgrit forum is all about?"
"Ten surfers put in $US100,000. Each. First come, first served. Let's see who, or what brand, really believes in their world championship ability. Volcom and Jack Robinson perhaps?"
"Is the hopeful financial hysteria of the WSL and its breathless broadcast and its branding ambitions really us?" writes Matt George.