Week in Review

Random Happenings in Surf for the Week of March 19

Last week, you were the subject of a super scientific experiment. For the first time in weeks, the featured image for Week in Review on the homepage was NOT a girl in a bikini, and as a result, the post received HALF as many page views as previous weeks. You pervs.

Bethany Hamilton and the Biggest Losers
The overweight humans in aloha shirts are forced to surf with Bethany. Oh the drama.

Jordy’s Dad’s Factory Robbed
It was an inside job.

Sharks!!
This week, a 20-year-old surfer was mauled by a shark on the Gold Coast, and another Aussie surfer shared the tale (and graphic photos!) of his attack in New South Wales. While it seems there have been a lot of shark attacks lately, according to the statistics below, you are 85 times more likely to be killed by lightning than a shark. Comforting.

Image: Yahoo News/AFP

Touche.

By @lewissamuels

Dancing Pros
No, not really.

Girlfriend Not Included
After a great surf session, do you cry yourself to sleep wishing you had it caught on tape so you could share it with all your disinterested friends? Well, you’re in luck.

Do You Like Girls and Dub-Step? Then You’d Like This.
It seems someone edited together a collection of different girls surf videos into an extremely intense 4-and-a-half-minute dub-step session.

Stickers
Usually the only people who send us physical mail are in jail or 100 years old. This week we got a postcard from Florida (“This girl photo is for you,” it said), before asking for stickers. We rewarded his effort. You should send us postcards too. Best one gets a sticker!

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