Tuesday, June 9th, 2020
AN INDO STATE OF MIND
This week we've got Indonesia on our mind here at the WSL … Won't you join us for a little island-hopping? First stop, we're heading to Java for the epic 1997 Quiksilver Pro G-Land on the WSL Vault. It was 23 years ago almost to the day that Luke Egan took it at six-foot Speedies … Then we're off to Keramas for the 2019 Corona Bali Protected with WSL Rewind. Remember that run Slater went on?
PADDLE OUTS FOR EQUALITY
Over the last week we've seen Unity paddle outs literally around the world. Surf communities from New York, to L.A., to Hawaii, to Australia all paddled out for justice and equality. If you're interested in lending your voice to the cause, check in with your local community leaders and get involved.
FIERRO CHARGES TEAHUPO'O
20-year-old Vahine Fierro has been on a hot one at Teahupo'o lately. The 2017 World Junior Champ put herself on a bomb during the last good swell. And looks like she's got the other reef passes wired on her backhand as well! The women's movement is on at The End Of The Road.
BRITT MERRICK ON THE LINEUP
One of the most trusted and experienced shapers in the business today, Channel Islands' Britt Merrick recently sat down for a chat with Dave Prodan on "The Lineup." They go deep on what it's like working with CT talent like Conner Coffin and Lakey Peterson. As well as what it means to follow in the footsteps of his father, Al.