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Off Beat: Noah Schweizer Episode 042: “Nine dogs, four chickens, three bunnies and a snake.”

Noah Schweizer is from Florida, but he’s lived in LA for a year and is already followed by Miley Cyrus....
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Country Club Surf Culture Why I want nothing to do with the WSL and Kelly Slater Wave Co.

All day today there’s been a lot of hype, speculation and excitement around the WSL’s specialty event at Kelly Slater’s wave pool....
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Watch Dion Agius in “New Blood” Dion gets a new board sponsor, we get a new vid

Dion has peeled the Super Surfboards sticker off and is now riding Hayden Shapes foam and he’s already out making...
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Fan the flames of Discontent The Dream Tour is changing and it’s starting at a wave pool

I’ve made it more than apparent that I hate the word content. I hate all of it’s definitions. Content. Content....
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Watch Yago Dora in Indo A family vacation to the Mentawais becomes very productive

It was the first time he’d surf Greenbush, Indo’s fickle left fold over. A wave we’ve seen maxed and perfect,...
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Adolescents: Shane Borland Episode 010: The scrappy return of our 18 and under parts

Shane Borland is always around. He’s either outside our office waiting to pick someone up to film him (Hunter). Or...
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Afternoon Interview: Kolohe Andino Episode 058: We went bass fishing with Kolohe a few days ago and realized he might be the most “punk” surfer there is

Editor’s Note: Kolohe had a bit of a behind the scenes meltdown after his heat at the Hurley Pro caught...
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Watch “Mauro Diaz, Hell Yah!” Metal Neck crew gets a new character from Puerto Rico

We just recently discovered Mauro Diaz’s surfing. In fact, we were contemplating plane tickets to Puerto Rico to go see...
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Watch “Guide to Getting Girls” A new surf film from the sunny makers at D’Blanc starring Noa Deane, Colin Moran, Cam Richards, Eric Geiselman and more

Videos like this used to be the shit. And thank God D’Blanc has decided to put one together. A fun...
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A Day in Malibu with Dillon Perillo Here’s another nice way to say farewell to summer

Dillon Perillo is Malibu’s prince charming. But it’s Malibu’s summer right points that steal the kisses in this vid. Just a...
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Radical Times in CA The Quiksilver team shows California some love

They came for the contest and stayed for the weirdness. California can be a hell of a good time with the...
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When you’re in the radar of Irma I’ve learned a lot about hurricane culture today

In Florida, everywhere you look there is a television screen bigger than the previous “biggest TV screen you’ve ever seen”...
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Watch Pama Davies in “Dabble” Fresh face outta Sydney and some really fun waves

Pama Davies came by the What Youth office a few weeks ago and proceeded to spend the next 4 days...
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Dane Reynolds in “Premium Violence” It may as well be a public holiday when Dane Reynolds releases a part

Dane Reynolds continues to evolve and surprise as the rest of the surf world stagnates. Today he brought home twin...
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What exactly happens at a Pop Up Shop? Former changes the way we wanna shop

It is September and it is hot. 105 degrees to be exact. Warren Smith has been fidgeting with portable air...
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Volcom’s Sci-Fi thriller Osmo Thrombo Watch Noa Deane, Mitch Coleborn and Ozzie Wright become possessed and rip in a new film by Volcom and RT

Mitch Coleborn was at our office recently and spoke of a pretty bizarre experience. It all stemmed from a trip...
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Afternoon Interview: Former Episode 057: Dane, Craig, Austyn, Jake and Warren talk about their second range release and Dane’s new “Premium Violence” part

We walked into Former’s Chinatown studio a little early. Dane was lodged behind a monitor editing his “Premium Violence” part...

Watch Gunner Day in Indo This may be a warning shot from your future favorite surfer

Gunner Day is one of the most likeable young surfers we’ve met. He was actually slated to have an “Adolescents”...
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Fever Dreams: Part 2 Another batch from the lens of Nate Lawrence and the mind of Thomas Campbell. Featuring Craig Anderson and Ryan Burch.

We’re not done yet. Another batch of beautiful from the trip that Thomas Campbell orchestrated for his upcoming film. An...
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The case for goofyfoots The surfers who make having your right foot forward colorful and wonderful

If you were to say regularfoots dominate the surf world, you might actually have a case. It often feels like...
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Watch Jay Davies in “Native” Now you can stream it free

This movie is gnarly. And so it Jay Davies. It came with a very elaborate rollout plan that entailed giving...
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Conversation With: Thomas Campbell On his new surf film, creating in the modern climate and casting his dream lineup of surfers

I get buzzed up talking to Thomas Campbell. He has a mellow delivery but unpredictable answers. Like a frenetically elegant longboarder...
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Artisanal Surfboard Making Watch Vissla’s new series on making a surfboard from start to finish with Travis Reynolds (PT. 1)

In What Youth Issue 9 we addressed the rapid extinction of artisans. And it was an unlikely conversation with a...
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Thomas Campbell’s Fever Dreams In a world of gimmicks, it’s nice to know there’s a new Thomas Campbell film in the works

“This isn’t going to be like any of my other films.” That was the first thing Thomas Campbell told me...
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The Seawolf Premieres tonight This new film by Ben Gulliver looks really good and it makes its debuts tonight

There is a serious shortage of quality surf films being made right now. Which is why we’re so excited to...
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Need a new travel companion? Chilli just released the ultimate youth on the run board model

If you’ve got a trip booked and can only bring one board, that can be a stressful endeavor. What if...

Watch Field Trip | Chile Vissla heads to the land of lefts and fine red wine

Chile is a wonderful place. The water is thawed-ice-water cool. The lefts run for miles and miles. Swell is non-stop....
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Asher Pacey in “Water Over Sand” Asher Pacey used to make us want to do shuv-its, now he makes us want a twin

Asher Pacey used to be the guy out at Snapper who took an untraditional path. He was doing airs out...
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Conversation with: Mele Saili Sunny, stylish surf royalty and the best competitive philosophy we’ve heard yet

We recently met Mele Saili through our friends at Crap Eyewear. She impressed us right away with her outlook on...
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Watch Ryan Callinan in “The Stretch” As talented as they come

Ryan Callinan is as talented as they come. His WSL run didn’t work out last year, but honestly who cares....
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Watch Harry Bryant in “Hazmania” Bunch of goofy wedges

We met Harry Bryant a couple months back, when he strolled into our office. He drank some beers. Skated the...
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Mikey Wright in “ROOT” It’s been a while between drinks, but he made it worth the wait

Mikey Wright went to Oregon with us a while back and his interview lives in infamy. It was a renegade...

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