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Ben Mondy

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From The Vault: There's No 'I' In Ireland

The truth about surfing in Ireland is, well, anything you want it to be

6 of the Best: Power Surfers

Admire Occy, Andy, Sunny, Dane, TC & Pancho's heavenly heft

6 of the Best: Surfers Who Shape Their Own Surfboards

Surfer-shapers are a dying breed, but they sit at the apex of the sport

The 6 Greatest British Surfers Ever

Surfing and Britain — a very special relationship

The 2018 Euro Power Rankings (30-16)

Who's blowing up the Euro scene in 2018?

Surfboard Model Namer Runs out of Names

“By the time the “Fist Fucker”, “Poison Dwarf” and “Sub Woofer” came out, I knew I was starting to struggle,”

Indo (by Boat)

If it’s flat, you've just dropped four grand on a fishing trip

The 8 Least Influential Surfers of All Time

While everyone else clambers for legend status, these folk go quietly, nobly, about their shred

Surf Trips to Do Before You Die: Canary Islands

Where self-flaggelation meets sharp lava

Surf Trips to Do Before You Die: Tahiti

You know when everything seems to be in the right place, at the right time? Well that was happening to me.

Morocco

New discoveries, new friends, and opium tea boners...

Indo (by Land)

The time-honoured terrestrial safari in the world's surfiest archipelago

Fiji

When Lyndie Irons says you look like a movie star... but not in a good way

10 Indo Waves To Surf Before You Die

Of these ten, how many have you not shredded?

A Guide To Surfing's National Stereotypes

The Brazzos, the Frogs, the Aussies, ze Germans, the Brits... None will be spared!

5 Points To Debate For Going Indo vs. Euro Staycation

So many surf trips, so little time... the yings and yangs of the Indo vs Euro debate

Iconic Me Off: Surfing Images You Can't Shake

At what stage does a surfing photo become an iconic surfing photo?

What the f#ck does _____ got to do with surfing?

Ever wondered why your surf hero is straddling a two wheeled death horse, flexing for group Insty pics in martial arts get up, trying to be a musician mincing about in plus fours? So have we.