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Shred Sledz Social Media Roundup

Alaskan Tidal Bore Insanity + More

It’s been a while since I did one of these, so here are some highlights from Instagram over the past month plus. I’ve been writing less on the blog here, and focusing more on a weekly newsletter, which you can sign up for here if you’re interested. One of the coolest bits of…

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The 2023 Shreddies Awards

Welcome to the 2023 Shreddies Awards! No, it’s not a real award. Not yet, anyway. But it is a recap of some of my favorite surf content from the past year. There’s a ton of good stuff in there, if I say so myself Surfboard of the Year: Ryan Burch Twin Fin Fish…

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“For Pleasure Only” feat. Darshan Gooch and Doug Haut

Greetings, Shredderz! I’m incredibly excited to announce the premier of “For Pleasure Only”, a film by Kyle Buthman featuring Darshan Gooch and Doug Haut. To me this movie is an ode to Santa Cruz surf history. It’s a town with no shortage of notable surfing moments. In fact, California’s first introduction to surfing…

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“For Pleasure Only” Premiering Oct 3

Greetings, Shredderz! I’m incredibly excited to announce “For Pleasure Only”, a film by Kyle Buthman featuring Darshan Gooch and Doug Haut, which will premier here on Shred Sledz on Tuesday, Oct 3. “For Pleasure Only” explores Doug Haut’s long and illustrious shaping career via the lens of a pristine 1967 Haut Bump model….

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Shred Sledz Social Media Roundup

Rusty’s Templates, Darshan + More

Greetings, Shredderz! Here’s a selection of standout social media posts from about the path month or so. Keep reading for more. I’ve really been digging Nolan Sullivan AKA @tooth_massage‘s work lately. Case in point: this awesome snap of Darshan Gooch emerging from a recent tube. For more Darshan, check out “Here Now: Past…

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Shred Sledz Social Media Roundup

Machado in the Maldives + More

Greetings, Shredderz! Social media, like other mind-altering substances, is best enjoyed in moderation. Here’s a very chill dose of Instagram, featuring Rob Machado and a few other Shred Sledz favorites. Rob Machado, extra clean on a single fin at the Four Seasons Maldives surf contest. Joel Tudor, going left. Photo by the talented…

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“Here Now: Past & Present” A Shred Sledz Film

Greetings, Shredderz! Today’s post is a special one. I’m thrilled to premiere “Here Now: Past & Present”, the first original Shred Sledz film. “Here Now” is an exploration of the evolution of Marc Andreini’s famous Vaquero model (initially called the 365). Marc was generous enough to lend his time and knowledge to the…

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