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Greg Long Gives You A Behind-The-Scenes Look At Taming Cortes Bank

The Cortes Bank is an underwater seamount that sits just below the ocean's surface, which creates one of the largest surfable breaks in the world. The break is located 100 miles off the coast of Southern California, so its pure isolation adds to the mystique and danger of surfing the Cortes Bank. 

This past Friday, big-wave surfers Greg Long, Twig Baker, Alex Gray and Jojo Roper, along with a four-man safety crew journeyed overnight to Cortes. Watch as Long, who nearly died following a heavy wipeout at Cortes in 2012, returns to the beast to give you a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to ride on mountains made of water.

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TGR’s new film, Jeremy Jones’ ‘Life of Glide’
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TGR’s new film, Jeremy Jones’ ‘Life of Glide’

TGR’s new film, Jeremy Jones’ ‘Life of Glide’

Inspired by a poem he wrote long ago, big mountain rider Jeremy Jones summons his greatest influences and dissects his lifelong passion for the simple and sacred feeling he calls, "The Glide" in TGR's new short film "Life of Glide." Watch as Jones traces his passion for sliding sideways from old Craig Kelly parts and footage of Tom Curren at Jeffreys Bay, to his present-day obsession to crafting a snowboard that can recreate the effortless feeling of gliding upon a glassy wave. With the help

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Dave Rastovich Surfs An Inflatable Mat in Mexico
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Dave Rastovich Surfs An Inflatable Mat in Mexico

Dave Rastovich Surfs An Inflatable Mat in Mexico

In Episode 4 of TGR and Outside TV’s “A Life in Proximity,” Stephanie Gilmore and Dave Rastovich are still in the midst of an epic Baja surf trip, when Rastovich breaks out a surf craft unlike any other: an inflatable pool raft. Gilmore and the crew watch in disbelief and hold their laughter as they watch him drop into some serious waves on his “board.” Watch Episode 4 of Outside TV's "A Life in Proximity" here.

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Which Boards Does Dave Rastovich Bring on A Mexico Surf Trip?
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Which Boards Does Dave Rastovich Bring on A Mexico Surf Trip?

Which Boards Does Dave Rastovich Bring on A Mexico Surf Trip?

For Episode 3 of TGR and Outside TV’s “A Life in Proximity,” Dave Rastovich and Stephanie Gilmore head on the trip of a lifetime down the coast of Mexico in search of new waves. Gilmore and Rastovich have surfed together for many years, but each trip brings out something new in them. Each time, they continue to learn more and more about one another, like what kind of boards Rastovich brings halfway across the world to drop in with. Watch Episode 3 of Outside TV's "A Life in Proximity"