Bells Beach: find your spot | Photo:

Bells Beach is one of the best surf peaks in Australia. The cold water spot located 100 kilometers southwest of Melbourne offers a long explosive right-hander that will test your rail game skills.

Despite being a crowded peak, Bells Beach has plenty of waves for all levels of surfing. On a classic day, all you've got to do is run down the stairs, paddle out, and get lucky. You may well catch the wave of your life.

Bells Beach will make you draw different lines, from wave to wave. In the Australian gem, you'll learn from every ride; you'll test different attack strategies. If you're an aerialist, leave your arsenal at home. This is a carving center. And by the way: mind the tricky rip currents and stay triangulated.

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John Gale and David Nuuhiwa: The Brotherhood of Eternal Love living the marijuana days

Kelly Slater has bought the film and television rights to "Thai Stick: Surfers, Scammers, and the Untold Story of the Marijuana Trade".

The 11-time world surfing champion is expanding his business fields. Slater is ready to adapt Peter Maguire and Mike Ritter's book to the screens. The final result will be a documentary film and a TV series.

"This is a history they certainly don't teach you in school but an important and significant cultural phenomenon that occurred mostly undocumented. It took the professional historian and former smuggler 15 years to complete, and it is based on thousands of hours of interviews," explains Kelly Slater.

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Taylor Jensen: toed | Photo: WSL/Luke Sorensen

Taylor Jensen and Karina Rozunko have conquered the Australian Longboard Surfing Open 2015, at Kingscliff, New South Wales.

In the Men's final against Harley Ingleby, Jensen rode a 5.50-point wave, then found a gem and collected a 7.67 for his powerful and precise surfing. Later, the American added a third wave under Ingleby's priority and increased his overall score with a 5.77.

"Wave selection was critical. It was a tough heat, no waves came through as it was the bottom of the tide, but I'm really happy with the win," explained Jensen.

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