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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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Shred Sledz Social Media Roundup

Lopez in Bali, Harrison Roach + More

I wrote the first Social Media Roundup entry almost seven years ago. I tend to cringe when confronted with a lot of my old work, but I thought that one held up pretty well (then again, it’s just a collection of embedded Instagram posts). All this time later, not a ton has changed….

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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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French Adventures, Dick Brewer & More

Greetings, Shredderz! Here are some recent surf videos I really liked. Keep reading for more. “Les Champs du Rivage” is directed by French photographer Thomas Lodin, whose work I have admired for a while. “Rivage” follows Mathieu Maréchal as he navigates his way through some empty waves in Central America and Northwest France….

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Shaper Spotlight

Fantastic Acid Parlementia Gun

Greetings, Shredderz! Today we are featuring a beautiful and functional hand shaped surfboard, courtesy of Tristan Mausse AKA the man behind Fantastic Acid. Tristan is a French surfboard shaper who is based out of French Basque Country. He shapes stunning displacement hulls under the Fantastic Acid label, and a whole bunch of other…

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