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Kelly Slater by Dane Reynolds Dane Reynolds explains how he got his interview with Kelly slater for What Youth Issue 3

He shot the photos. Did the interview. Transcribed it. Edited it. Got it in on time. And managed to produce one of the most fascinating interviews we’ve read in a long time. Dane explains how it came together and offers up a small sample of the interview from the mag. Dane: “Well the Kelly interview…

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Notes From the Underground A What Youth Playlist for Issue 3

Along side being a co-founder DC and building the Incase brand, Damon Way, for the past couple of decades, has immersed himself in the obscure sounds of forgotten bands and overlooked genres. He brought his ear, and record collection, to this issue in “Notes From The Underground,” an ’80s-based (Post Punk, Minimal Synth and Cold…

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Dear Youth A note from LAX

There’s a small bar in this terminal and it’s filled with all those sad looks that people usually have in airports, bad sandwiches and ice cold beers. I’ve just met up with What Youth filmer and team psyche-leader Victor Pakpour. He travels with the most hideous piece of luggage you’ve ever seen. He says it’s…

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What Youth Issue 3 Guts A glimpse into What Youth Issue 3

Now that we’ve released the cover image of Nathan Fletcher photographed by Mark Oblow and What Youth Issue 3 is available to purchase in the What Youth store, we thought we’d give you a look at what you might find inside those thick, glossy pages. Hit play now, grab an issue and enjoy the day….

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What Youth Issue 3 On Sale Now

Dear Lovers, What Youth Issue 3 is now available for purchase inside the What Youth Shop. On the cover: Nathan Fletcher, photographed by Mark Oblow. Nathan has been one of the most inspirational figures in the creation of What Youth since before we knew it would even exist. Since he was punting in his dad’s…

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Wright Brothers from Other Mothers Ozzie and Owen Wright tagging boards and lefts in Bali

We had a dream too. It was to bring together two of our favorite surfers — Ozzie Wright, the trippy gothic pirate hippie goon of doom who’s generally wandering the globe sliding across rocks and airing off anything he can find and Owen Wright, the ASP World Title contender, and freesurfing wizard with an artistic…

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Conversation With: Kolohe Andino A flashback interview: A glimpse into 2012 on our way to 2015

EDITOR’S NOTE: We spent a good portion of the 2012 summer with Kolohe. He was dealing with his first major injury, right in the middle of his rookie year on the ASP World Tour, amid all sorts of expectations and spotlights and noise, and we got an odd glimpse of him then. Today, things are…

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Dear Youth What Youth Issue 3 is Available Thursday, February 14th

After a weekend filled with late night brainstorms, ticket booking and game planning for our next run of films, magazines and videos we’re very happy to announce the official release date of What Youth Issue 3. This Thursday, February 14th you’ll be able to order What Youth Issue 3 in the What Youth Shop, and…

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Anything Sing Official Trailer A look at the new film from What Youth X Reef

On May 1st we’ll be releasing Anything Sing, our new film with Reef. And today, we’re extremely excited to release...
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Anything Sing Trailer First look at the new film from What Youth X Reef

Judging by the footage pouring in from all around the globe, including scores in Morocco, Mexico, Indo, Australia, Hawaii and...
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Fairly Normal: Jack Freestone Episode 004

The perfect day with Jack Freestone: a coffee, shit-talking, a fun surf at D-Bah, lunch, shit-talking resumes, another really fun...
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On Location: Anything Sing Photos from the set of the new film from What youth X Reef

We’ve since learned that radio silence means, “it’s pumping, leave us alone.” Luke Davis wrote me yesterday and said that...
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On the set of What Youth and Reef’s new film Anything Sing Collected Thoughts 035

PHOTO: Lawrence We were worried. We hadn’t had any communication from What Youth photographer Nate Lawrence since he said he...
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Wake Up, It’s Over A day in Japan worth pinching yourself over

An original What Youth short film featuring Yadin Nicol, Conner Coffin, Dane Reynolds and Kolohe Andino dodging typhoons and enjoying...
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Dear Youth New man on the scene: Creed McTaggart

Meet Creed McTaggart. Creed is from Western Australia and we’ve just realized he has quite the presence in our third...
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Dear Youth Read Bukowski – it’s like a text message, I swear

I’m not going to lie. The boys are busy at the moment. Half of us are literally on airplanes to...
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Fairly Normal: Ben Nordberg Episode 003

We called Ben and asked for a glimpse at what his interpretation of domesticity looks like living as a professional...
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Anything Sing Morocco Deleted Scenes / Morocco

It takes a long time to get to Morocco — like 24 hours sometimes, and the chances are pretty high...
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Anything Sing Australia Zine Photos from Australia

Australia is a series of beautiful things: Every town along the coast has a back beach, which features miles of...
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Straight Forward: P-Pass Episode 003 (RIP Ricardo)

No frills, no nonsense just a big spotlight pointed at the swell smashing into the chunky reef at P Pass...
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Kolohe Andino One Session Kolohe’s barrel to air transition game on display

Western Australia has become an aerialist and a barrel riders heaven. Wild winds of all directions, slabs, reefs, tubes and...
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Old Fashioned road trip down the South Coast of Australia Collected Thoughts 034

PHOTO: Neville A mix of young and old, hunting for onshore reefs but also rising before sunrise in search of...
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Ben Nordberg and Curren Caples, Venice, California Collected Thoughts 033

PHOTO: Chenoweth Ben Nordberg is a 23-year-old professional skater from Bath, England and Curren Caples is a 17-year old professional...
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PHOTO: Beren Hall Craig Anderson got here yesterday. He strolled into our place bright eyed and bushy tailed, toting coffee...
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Off Beat: Andrew Doheny Episode 005

One of the most entertaining things there is to do on this planet is ask Andrew Doheny questions.
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Dear Youth The fun that leads to sleep paralysis

“Never trust a thought that didn’t come from walking.” That’s a quote by an old madman by the name of Friedrich...
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Sincerely Suburbia A What Youth Original Flim

Sincerely Suburbia is our final salute to a film and a moment in time we’re rather fond of. And damn...
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Off Beat: Balaram Stack Episode 004

Balaram Stack answers the tough questions in this episode of Off Beat.
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Fairly Normal: Evan Geiselman Episode 002

We hungout with Evan Geiselman in Hawaii and he showed us that vicious forehand whip of his and once again...
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2012 Memoirs A year in review

What Youth was born in 2012, and it makes us misty thinking about all the fun we had last year....
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Warm Light A What Youth short starring Jack Freestone

Super-8 footage is warm and raw. It makes you feel nostalgic and the outcome is always candid and honest. This...
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Dear Youth A Treatise on Art and Coffee

Coffee is a drug. That’s masked by ubiquity and social acceptance but it’s just hot speed. Black hot wonderful speed....

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