It’s a nerve-wracking thing to run a surf contest in Nova Scotia. The hope is for overhead, stacked-to-the-horizon hurricane swell, but there’s always the possibility that the late-summer Atlantic could go flat for weeks on end. The folks from...
THE RIP CURL STEW Tofino, BC: June 21-22, 2008 The second annual Rip Curl Stew surf competition kicked off at Cox Bay in Tofino, BC under surprisingly sunny skies and glassy shoulder high surf. A solid south swell had been blessing...
The O'Neill Braggers Cup Tofino, BC May 27, 2008 The 4th Annual O’Neill Braggers Cup, the ultimate grudge match between surf shops. took place under sunny skies on the cedar-lined shores of the west coast of Canada on May 27, 2008. As...
SEVEN SEAS, ONE OCEAN: A CONVERSATION WITH WILL HENRY June 1, 2008  In the Summer 2007 edition of SBC Surf we ran a travel feature that traced the danger that industrial pollution is currently posing to Chile's traditional and surfing lifestyles....
CODE OF CONDUCT: THE LINEUP Summer is upon us, and at most of Canada's surf spots that means smaller surf and bigger crowds. Not exactly the kind of equation that makes for happy lineups. With a bit of care and...

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