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Who is Charley Legan-Alderman?

Coming from the talent-rich realms of the South Coast can be a blessing and a burden for many young budding bodyboarders. On the one side,...

Youth – Marshall Watson

We chat with #196 Youth Marshall Watson with some bonus images from the South Oz's local wedge. Hi Marshall, thanks for taking the time...

Youth – Cameron Green

The Green Machine talks life and Tassie bodyboarding.Above: Cam and the shot that made the print pages - last rites at Shipsterns. Photo:...
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For The Love of the Ocean

The mere fact that you are looking at these words means you have some sort of love for the ocean. But have you ever slowed...

The State of the World Bodyboarding Tour with APB CEO Alex Leon

Above: When he's not running the world tour Alex Leon is not shy to slide into a Shark Island bomb. Photo: Sam Venn With the APB...

Who the hell are Drag Board Co?

Formed by the twisted minds of Ryan Mattick and Dave Fox - chief operators of the Stoke Factory, Zion Wetsuits and I Am None...

Youth – Vaughan Hoekman

Victorian Vaughan's very vivacious ventures.Above: Vaughan and a very appealing beachbreak at home. From the pages of Riptide #198. Photo: Ed SloaneWe think...

Bodyboarding in Madagascar

When you think of Madagascar you probably think of thick jungle and strange creatures, or you just think of hilarious singing lemur's in a...

Introducing the CORE Podcast with Joshua Burguete-Kirkman

An introduction to ‘The Core’ - because what lies beneath the surface of bodyboarding is just as interesting. There is much more to professional bodyboarding...

Feature: Running On Empty

Riptide's newest contributor Sophie Leathers pens her thoughts on how her passion for bodyboarding has given her a new outlook on life. Words by Sophie Leathers Not...

YOUTH – Ned Johnstone

Name: Ned Johnstone Age: 12 Hometown: Rye, Victoria Club: Mornington Peninsula bodyboard Club Local Break: Sorrento Back beach Favourite Move: ARS Favourite Bodyboarders: Lachlan Cramsie 'cause of his barrels, ARS's and his spin to barrel. Lewy Finnegan 'cause...

Youth – James Page

Meet the Phillip Island young'n.If you've cast eyes on Riptide #195, there's a good chance you'll remember this Youth shot of James Page's...

Tanner McDaniel launches his first Science Signature model

It feels like Tanner McDaniel has been on the bodyboarding scene forever, but it might surprise some of you that he's still only 18....
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Far North: Ben Player’s latest project is more than just a bodyboarding film.

I've just finished watching Far North for the third time. I've also started writing this review for the third time, because I'm not even sure if...

Have You Heard with Tyson Ryan

Much like his hero Paul Roach and good mate Matt Lackey, Gold Coast dropknee shralper Tyson Ryan loves his metal. So we asked Tyson to give us five...
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Interview with Amaury “Moz” Lavernhe

After winning the Fronton King Pro in epic conditions last month, Amaury Lavernhe finished runner up to Frenchman Pierre-Louis Costes for the 2016 APB...

Youth – Tristan Roberts

One of the world's brightest groms talks life in South Africa.Above: Tristan Roberts carving it up at home. Photo: Susanne Joubert Interview by...

Interview: Stevie Maher and Dave Hubbard

I sat down with DK legend Dave Hubbard and Gold Coast Local legend Stevie Maher during the D'Bah Pro for an enlightening chat about...
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Exclusive Interview with Lewy Finnegan about his new film ‘GLEWTEN FREE’ + Trailer

WATCH 'GLUTEN FREE' IN FULL RIGHT NOW HERE. Yewwww, Lewy What is the concept behind Glewten Free? We started of just filming for a short online clip,...
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Is Noah Symmans Australia’s Best Grom?

After the graduation of the "three amigos" (Blackwell, Humphries and Finnegan) into adulthood, the next crop of West Australian grommets are looking just as...

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