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PPP: Tom Carroll and Mitch Coleborn Part 1: Boards presented by Rusty

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Two like-minded approaches. Two very different generations.

In this episode of Past Present Perfect we talk with two Australian goofyfoots who both have pretty radical approaches in all conditions — similar right down to their freckled faces and right-foot forward attack style.

We stood with them on the steps that lead to the wave (Pipeline) that Tom Carroll spent most of his career smashing and dominating, Gath helmet strapped on and charging and that Mitch Coleborn is currently mastering.

In this first episode the two debate the subtle, and not-so-subtle differences in equipment that comes with a couple decades gone by.

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PPP: Tom Carroll and Mitch Coleborn Part 4: Progression presented by Rusty

It’s always nice when Ozzie Wright gets a cameo with Tom Carroll and Mitch Coleborn. That’s full circle. In the final episode of PPP: Tom Carroll and Mitch Coleborn, the two Australian goofyfoots  discuss the push and pull of progression and aerial surfing, from the Gerry house on the North Shore.  

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PPP: Tom Carroll and Mitch Coleborn Part 3: Gerry presented by Rusty

Tom Carroll and Mitch Coleborn on Pipeline’s royal one: Gerry Lopez

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PPP: Tom Carroll and Mitch Coleborn Part 2: Power Surfing presented by Rusty

Powering surfing is a hotly debated topic along the bluffs and parking lots these days. Flicky airs and bad style being the product of a disregard of power. And with a lot of attention being put into aerials and progressive maneuvers, it’s been said that power surfing is a dying art. But if you take into…

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PPP: Tom Carroll and Mitch Coleborn Part 1: Boards presented by Rusty

Two like-minded approaches. Two very different generations. In this episode of Past Present Perfect we talk with two Australian goofyfoots who both have pretty radical approaches in all conditions — similar right down to their freckled faces and right-foot forward attack style. We stood with them on the steps that lead to the wave (Pipeline)…

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Past Present Perfect: Tom Curren and Conner Coffin Part 3: Hawaii

Tom Curren and Conner Coffin talk about the most special place in the world to be a surfer — and how that place has impacted their own lives and styles in Episode 3. 

Past Present Perfect: Tom Curren & Conner Coffin Part 2: Style and Influence Presented by Rusty

Tom Curren and Conner Coffin on style and influences.

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Past Present Perfect: Tom Curren & Conner Coffin Part 1: Rincon Presented by Rusty

Tom Curren and Conner Coffin debate the Queen of the Coast.

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Past Present Perfect: Sunny Garcia & Ezekiel Lau Part 3: Competition

The ups and downs of riding your surfboard as a profession.

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Past Present Perfect: Sunny Garcia & Ezekiel Lau Part 2: Influences & Adverstity

Surf competition is fine if you’re a champion. But that’s only a feeling few have in surfing.

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Past Present Perfect: Sunny Garcia & Ezekiel Lau Part 1: Surfing in Hawaii

Sunny Garcia and Ezekiel Lau and the the Hawaiian surf lineage.

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Past Present Perfect: Matt Archbold & Mason Ho Part 4: Respect

Mason and Archy.

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Past Present Perfect: Matt Archbold & Mason Ho Part 3: Progression

Interpreting our influences with Mason and Archy.