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Calypte feat. Torren Martyn

Epic is perhaps the most overused word on the internet, but it’s an appropriate description for “Calypte”, a new full length film that documents Torren Martyn and Aiyana Powell’s year-long surf and sailing expedition through remote Indonesia. The film, by Martyn and Ishka Folkwell, and presented by Need Essentials, follows Martyn and Powell…

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Kelly Approves + More: Social Media Roundup

Greetings, Shredderz! Here are some Instagram highlights from the month of June. We’ve got some ridiculous bodysurfing footage from Kelly’s wave pool, Torren Martyn’s silky stylings and more. Keep reading for the full rundown. It’s curious that five plus years after its debut, Kelly Slater’s Surf Ranch is still an ivory tower. Access…

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Social Media Roundup: August 2022

Greetings, Shredderz! As summer comes to close (for us Northern Hemisphere residents, anyway), here are some hits from IG over the past 30 days or so. First, we gotta start with the classics. Gerry Lopez. Pipeline. Photo by Jeff Divine, whose talent I cannot possibly describe in a single sentence. I am not…

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“Distant Shore” feat. Torren Martyn

Greetings, Shredderz! Sometimes, being an unpaid surf blogger is a very simple occupation. For example, if Torren Martyn and Ishka Folkwell release a new movie, I write down a few quick words, link to the video and publish the post. Easy peasy. Check out “Distant Shore” in full below, and check out the…

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Lost Track: Atlantic Comes to a Close

Greetings, Shredderz! Today’s post is a bit bittersweet. Another episode of Torren Martyn and Ishka Folkwell’s excellent “Lost Track: Atlantic” series dropped earlier this week, but alas, it’s the fourth and final one. This time around Martyn and co make their West Africa, where they stumble upon some empty rights and surf their…

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Atlantic Juice & Skip Frye Fish Down Under

Greetings, Shredderz! Here’s a selection of some surf videos I’ve been enjoying lately. No, I’m not contractually obligated to post about every single new Lost Track episode, but can you blame me? This time around Torren Martyn samples Morocco’s macking right hand point breaks, and the results are spectacular. “Lost Track: Atlantic” is…

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Lost Track Atlantic feat. Torren Martyn

Greetings, Shredderz! Today’s post features a subject that’s practically guaranteed to infuriate crusty yet sensitive locals everywhere. Torren Martyn drives an outfitted camper van, he surfs channel bottom mid length twin fins and he’s sponsored by a direct-to-consumer wetsuit company. Unfortunately for those who believe the above combination is a sign of the…

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“Lost Track New Zealand” featuring Torren Martyn

Greeting, Shredderz! Today I’m excited to post about “Lost Track New Zealand”, a new full length short film by Ishka Folkwell featuring Torren Martyn, and presented by Need Essentials. I’ve been waiting for this one ever since it was announced, mostly due to Martyn’s incredible surfing on a variety of intriguing Morning of…

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Tesoro Enterrado starring Torren Martyn

I won’t be offended if any of you don’t even bother to read this entry. If you click play on the video above and call it a day, I’ll be happy. I’m just here to spread the gospel about “Tesoro Enterrado”, an excellent new surf video brought to you by Torren Martyn, Perry…

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