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Tom Wegener: From killing Bambi to quoting Socrates

Stu Nettle

Not only has Tom Wegener been called a sell out, Derek Hynd also accused him of "killing Bambi". Suitably chastened, Wegener did a PhD on an age old gripe and then turned it into a book.

A Day in the Desert - video

Stu Nettle

Kerby Brown and co. rocking to a Swellnet soundtrack.

Long Wave Trough on Australia/Fiji tour

Craig Brokensha

The first real winter storm is about to develop in the Southern Ocean, providing large surf to Australia, Fiji and New Zealand.

Pukas Surfboards suffers factory blaze

Stu Nettle

The factory making Europe's largest and most prestiguous board label burns.

The best of Donkey Bay - video

Stu Nettle

Feel that unrelenting down the line rush.

Aura Surf Resort - May gallery

Craig Brokensha

Photos from the front line of Indo's recent swell barrage.

Kepa Acero reflects on his spine-breaking wipeout at Mundaka - video

Stu Nettle

How keen would you be to return to a place that nearly killed you?

Logic of a Dream - video

Stu Nettle

"We are the music makers. We are the dreamers of the dream."

The Right - video

Stu Nettle

Next level lines from Kerby Brown at The Right.

It's just not surfing

Stu Nettle

The International Canoe Federation wants to wrest control of SUPing and call it Stand Up Canoeing. Is SUCing a more appropriate name for the sport?

Wilko wins the OK Fiji Pro, takes yellow jersey

Wilko prevails over rookie Connor O'Leary in Fiji as the rankings get a big shake up.

Let's talk about sharks, baby

Stu Nettle

Sharks: cold-blooded man-eaters or just misunderstood. Tell us what you think.