Pic: Brian Scott
And why not - Californian Tim Reda getting his kicks on a steep little wall at Panga Drops on a trip to Nicaragua.
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HERE COMES OUR 73RD - WIN A BENNETT DANE PIOLI PRO LOG
Every single issue of PLB, every new or current Australian subscriber is in the draw to win a top-end longboard! . . .
OUR 72ND BOARD WINNER - YEP 72!
It’s not often a lawyer is lost for words you’d think, but Mark Whowell was running around a rugby oval in . . .
THE LONG REEF OLD MAL & VEE BOTTOM SURF FEST
The date is set! This Surf Fest aims to bring together like-minded individuals and surfboards from the 1950s until late . . .
“ANOTHER SUNNY DAY” – 8 MINUTES OF DREAMY FOOTAGE FROM THE SCREEN AUSTRALIA LIBRARY
Beach scenes, board riding, blokes, babes, barbeques, beer, all somehow ending up in an homage to a 100-degree . . .
RASTA JOINS PATAGONIA AS AN AMBASSADOR
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GREAT BALI RIGHTHANDER A CASUALTY OF TWO HOTELS EXPANDING THEIR BEACHFRONT - SIGN PETITION HERE
Reports from Bali say the wave at Nikko is gone, destroyed by a rock jetty constructed by adjacent hotel owners. The . . .
TEXAS: RED-TAPE STIFLING TUBES AT THE NLAND SURF PARK
The park, which is set in a man-made lagoon, measures roughly nine-football fields in size. For public . . .
PLENTY OF INTERNATIONALS IN SPAIN FOR THE LONGBOARD PRO A CORUNA
Frenchman Antoine Delpero and American Rachael Tilly have taken out the Longboard Pro A Coruña in clean three-to-five . . .
FROM THE BBC: WILL THE GREAT BARRIER REEF BE GONE IN 35 YEARS?
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It is larger than the UK, the Netherlands and Switzerland combined, home to around 10% of the world’s marine fish, over . . .