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Monday, November 20, 2017

WSL

Split Peak: Do We Want An Artificial Surfing Future? – Editor Todd Prodanovich and features editor Justin Housman debate the finer points of freshwater surfing

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 will go down as the beginning of a new chapter of surfing competition. Sure, it wasn’t the first contest held in artificial surf (Allentown, Pennsylvania, anyone?) but it was the first time the best surfers in the world gathered to compete in what can certainly be called a world-class artificial wave

SURFER Approved: Barton Lynch’s Footwear – Examining the link between the ’88 world champ’s commentary chops and footwear choices

Filipe Toledo was mid-board swap in his Round 4 heat against Zeke Lau and Adriano de Souza when it happened: ’88 World Champ and 2017 WSL commentator Barton Lynch scurried down to the water’s edge to get a better look at Toledo’s board, and we got a better look at Lynch’s ‘90s-dad style sandals-and-socks combo.

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