Sheldon Simkus, ‘Twenty’, showcases his abilities in more than the right hand point breaks around his Tweed Heads home.
Ryan Hipwood is one of surfing’s most tubed. And, that’s hard not to like.
Two years ago, he became a father, and with fatherhood, Ryan began to analyze why he surfs for a living and the balance between being a family man and chasing the biggest swells around the world.
So in conjunction with Dan Norkunas of Take Shelter Productions, this eight-minute furnace titled, “Inspire” was born.
From Oz to Jaws to Fiji to Zach de la Rocha and Tom Morello, this is well worth you’re time.
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Height: 180cm / Weight: 82kg
Leading up to the first event of the year Mick Fanning has been dialling in his new batch of DNA’s for the Quiksilver Pro, Gold Coast. The DNA is the perfect board going into the event knowing that it gives the same feeling and consistency that is expected, and he knows he can just trust. This model allows you push it harder but still without needing a step-up for when it gets bigger.
5’11 x 18 3/4 x 2 1/4 with a Square tail
With 22 elite CT wins to his name and three WSL Titles, Fanning is one of the most accomplished surfers to ever grace the sport, but the lightning-fast natural-footer believes he has more to accomplish.
“The most important thing, to me, is making sure that my surfing keeps evolving – and the tour, now more than ever, is the best place to do that. In recent years I managed to find a good balance between competitive focus and having fun. Getting switched on for events this year will be the key for me. I don’t think it will be a problem. It’s not in my nature to be half-hearted, so now that I’m committed I’ll be doing everything I can to get a win.” – Mick Fanning
Surfing and training in the offseason on Matt Wilkinson is focused and ready to defend his Quiksilver Pro title.