Joe Clarke: he won't shave despite having won

Joe Clarke has stolen the highest place in the podium at the 2014 RAW Knights Beach Pro, held in clean and punchy three-to-four feet waves (1.5 meters) at Port Elliott, South Australia.

Joe made his intentions clear from the moment the final got underway by boosting into an 8.67. He then used his explosive and polished attack to notch up a 9.07 for a high speed flip in the final, to claim victory at the 2014 RAW Knights Beach Pro.

"I'm so happy to have got this win, it's been a while” laughed Joe. The waves were pretty sick out here today and I managed to find two good waves that allowed me to lock in decent scores at the start. I'm so stoked," says Joe Clarke.

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Sixth Sense: love the 90s colors

"Sixth Sense", a 1998 bodyboarding movie filmed by Scott Aichner in Hawaii, is now available for online view.

Back in 1998, internet access was still spreading throughout the world, and DVD was replacing VHS as the dominant home video format. Bodyboarding movies were rare, too.

In those days, "old school" meant "new school". When it was released, "Sixth Sense" was definitely not a worldwide success, despite the 16mm footage and innovative film angles.

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2014 NSW Bodyboard State Titles: long walls ahead

Joe Bourke triumphed in the first event of the 2014 NSW Bodyboard State Titles, held in clean and improved three-to-four foot conditions, at Jones Beach, Kiama.

After scoring a late entry into the Open Men division and seeing his brother Darcy Bourke take out the Junior Men final, Joe Bourke proceeded to tear apart his competition to claim victory.

The bodyboarder was able to perform a chain of aerial antics to net himself a 14.13 heat total to win the contest. Event standout Liam Gray put up a valiant effort, but ultimately had to settle for the runner-up spot with a heat total of 12.47 points.

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