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Kai Lenny Hydrofoils Between Hawaiian Islands in Search of Trash

Kai Lenny is one of the most interesting young stars in surfing, forgoing traditional boards on his waterman quests. Recently he has been pioneering open ocean foilboard crossings, in which he uses a board with a water foil attached to ride mirco-waves across large distances. 

Now he is using a combination of all his talents to cross the open channels between the Hawaiian Islands to bring attention to the pollution of these waters. At each crossing location, he is cleaning up one beach to bring awareness to both traditional pollution and micro-plastics. It's rad to see both Kai Lenny and Red Bull put money and resources behind this problem. 

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Mick Fanning Talks About How Bipolar Disorder Brought Out Two Sides of Andy Irons
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Mick Fanning Talks About How Bipolar Disorder Brought Out Two Sides of Andy Irons

Mick Fanning Talks About How Bipolar Disorder Brought Out Two Sides of Andy Irons

That Andy Irons was a ferocious competitor isn't exactly breaking news. One of the reasons Andy became surfing's cult of personality at the turn of century was because of his raw emotionality–fiery, unabashed, at times bordering on unhinged. RELATED: See showtimes, and buy tickets for The fierce, at times angry nature of Andy's competitiveness was relatively unseen when he came on tour: Perhaps the most famous moment from a competitive surf heat in the mid-'90s was Rob Machado giving Kelly

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How Andy Irons Revived the Competitive Demon in Kelly Slater
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How Andy Irons Revived the Competitive Demon in Kelly Slater

How Andy Irons Revived the Competitive Demon in Kelly Slater

Kelly Slater is, without question, the greatest competitive surfer to ever walk this Earth.  RELATED: Bruce Irons tells the story of how he helped Andy Irons catch the best wave of his life The 46-year-old Cocoa Beach, Florida native holds damn near every record there is to hold in surfing. His 55 career CT victories are easily tops all-time and his 11 world titles are more than twice the amount any other surfer has, a seemingly unassailable record in line with Cal Ripken's ironman streak in

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Reliving the Sights and Sounds of the ‘Andy Irons: Kissed by God’ World Premieres
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Reliving the Sights and Sounds of the ‘Andy Irons: Kissed by God’ World Premieres

Reliving the Sights and Sounds of the ‘Andy Irons: Kissed by God’ World Premieres

Teton Gravity Research just finished a three-stop world premiere tour for our new documentary that served as the emotional bookend to a nearly four-year journey from when we started making the film. The scene in front of the Regency Theater Westwood just prior to the LA premiere of "Andy Irons: Kissed by God." Nic Alegre photo. To date, the film has been wonderfully received by those in the surf industry, with publications like  ,  and Beachgrit all giving it top notch reviews and