Posts Tagged ‘Surfing’
 
 
 
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The SearchGPS Is The Ultimate Surf Watch

If there's one sport that's been a beneficiary of modern technology, it's surfing. Where before surfers had to count on video from the shore or helicopters to capture their feats, now they've got waterproof action cams, GPS tra...
 
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SoulArc Performance Skateboard
SoulArc Performance Skateboard
SoulArc Performance Skateboard

SoulArc Performance Skateboard Takes Sport Back To Surfing Roots (video)

The new SoulArc Performance Skateboard takes skateboarding back to its surfing roots with a unique design that's supposed to copy the feel of surfing for the rider. Its rigid maple deck above a composite spring below makes for ...

 
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SoloShot

The SoloShot Is Something Akin to an Automated Camera Man, Works with Any Camera (video)

Filming yourself in the surf is as simple as employing the help of a close friend.  But as well all know friends aren't reliable, and if your job is cutting waves, chances are the average buddy won't be available late morning o...
 
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Patagonia Portable Self-Inflation Vest Floats Surfers to the Surface, Doesn’t Inhibit

I have no idea how many surfers get swallowed up by big waves and drown, but apparently it's becoming a growing problem.  Such a big problem that Patagonia has dropped what is presumably some serious coin on developing the PSI,...

 
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LED Surfboard
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LED Surfboard

LED Surfboard (video)

LED + Surfboard?  That's a formula that is guaranteed to result in 1000s of video views.  117k views in the last week truth be told. Argentine professional surfer Aritz Aranburu hit the waters and tore up the waves with this LE...
 
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V1 Billabong Wetsuit

Billabong V1 is the First Floatation Wetsuit (video)

Some say that drowning is the most painless way to go out.  Others say it's the worst.  We're gonna have to agree with the latter and that's probably why we'd sport Billabong's V1 wetsuit from here on out, provided of course we...

 
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The World’s First Heated Wetsuit: The Rip Curl H-Bomb (video)

Die hard surfers surf year round regardless of the weather, here in SoCal that is.  And yes, despite our southern location it does get quite frigid at times.  So what's a surfer to do?  Enter Rip Curl's H-Bomb heated wetsuit. P...
 
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Surf Skis: Skis For The Waves

If the prospect of surf boarding has never appealed to you, but you've got a penchant for hitting the slopes and live in a warm local then Jason Starr has got a product for you.  The Surf Skis, which are apparently unique enoug...

 
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Shark Attack Wet Suit Is Scary Real

Call it funny, call it a bad prank, but whatever it is called the Diddo custom wetsuits, particularly the one riddled with shark bite marks are sure to garner a significant double take that will have surfers scattering and moms...
 
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Slow Mo Hi Def Video Inside A 12 Foot Wave With Surfer Dylan Longbottom (video)

If you saw Discovery Channel's Planet Earth, then you know what kind of image quality can be obtained from some of today's most advanced HD cameras.  Using a specially modified TyphoonHD4, which is apparently more advanced than...

 
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powerski

Surf Board Meet The Gas Engine: Powerski

Got a little 'extreme' in you?   I'd think so if you're gonna ride the Powerski.  The surf board like device features an integrated 45hp engine at its rear, which apparently puts out almost 300lbs of thrust and has a top speed ...