Week In Review

Random happenings in surf for the Week of January 30

Scouring the Internet for awesomeness so you don’t have to.

Stephanie, A North Shore Warrior
For the Pipeline Pro, Volcom put together a series of Warrior Stat videos on each of the competitors. Alex Gray’s blog, TurkeyMelt.com, then featured this gem of a Warrior Stat video featuring North Shore transplant “Stephanie,” who is an expert on shredding and such.

“Modern Atlas 2”
Meola Layer Productions produced this musical masterpiece this week.

TMZ, Obviously Hurting for Content
First, they proclaimed in a story on Monday that Garrett McNamara has “Superhuman Underwater Survival Abilities,” then this:

Betet Merta, the Luckiest Man Alive?
If I were a betting man, I’d say yes.

Skin Dog Snaps On NOAA Officials
NOAA Officials attempt to “educate” big wave surfers on the ban against the life saving vehicles that assist the surfers. Ken “Skindog” Collins does not approve. Click here to see the video.

Skindog, telling them how it is. Photo: ChasingMonsters.com

A Trailer for Twitter
This week, Nike made a video trailer to excite us about things that will be hashtagged in the future.

Flo-Rida, SUP-Riding
A most ridiculous music video. And at 1:07, you will receive confirmation that the SUP fad has officially reached mainstream.

Bethany and Nick Go Surfing
Pretty amazing. Nick can also play ball.

Nick Vujicic and Bethany Hamilton, tandem at Waikiki. Photo: Noah Hamilton

A New Wave Pool in Dubai
All the surfers in Al Ain rejoice.

A Mini Surf Sub-Culture
Last weekend, San Clemente played host to a Remote Control Surfing “Bro-Down” at 204s. Apparently, there are people all over who are building these things, having surf-offs, and making websites about it. Check out these photos. And these videos.

Pipeline Insta.Injury
Clockwise from top left: Stephen Koehne, Alex Gray, Tanner Gudauskas, and John John Florence.

Photos: @john_john_florence, @tannergud, @a_gray

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