David Rutherford: Mexicans are very proud of you

Local Mexican standout David Rutherford (Puerto Escondido, MEX), charged to victory at his home break of the Mexican Pipeline today to clinch an emphatic win at the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 4-Star Quiksilver Pro Puerto Escondido over international standouts Kevin Sullivan (Lahaina, HAW), 23, Casey Brown (Kona, HI), 22, and Ricardo dos Santos (BRA), 20 in excellent four-to-six foot (2-3 metre) high-performance barrels.

The Quiksilver Pro Puerto Escondido’s unique location of the Mexican Pipeline attracted a big list of up-and-coming competitors, but also included an assemblage of local talent as well as several of the world’s most renowned big-wave surfers.

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The Beach Boys: they still don't know how to surf

The Beach Boys are going to reform to celebrate the band's 50th anniversary.

Al Jardine, Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Bruce Johnston and David Marks will make, at least, one gig.

The concert might be held at the Golden Gate Park, in San Francisco, at the National Mall, in Washington or in the north shore of Chicago.

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The Boscombe Pier: forever remembering the souls of surfing

The British surfers who died between 2005 and 2009 will be honoured with a memorial bench placed on the Boscombe Pier.

James Foy (29, from Bournemouth), Pete Happe (31, from Southbourne) Lewis Dunton (34, from Southbourne) and Simon Smith (38, from Wareham) will have their names in individual plaques overlooking the artificial surf reef in Bournemouth.

They did not lost their lives on the waves, but the local surfing community wants everyone to remember their passion for wave riding.

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