Seth Moniz: giving Axel Irons a few surfing tips | Photo: NSSA

Seth Moniz and Caroline Marks have conquered the Open Men and Open Women divisions at the 2015 NSSA National Championships, at Huntington Beach, California.

After eight days of competition, the United States has crowned seven new National Scholastic Surfing champions, plus 16 Explorer champions.

"So stoked to win the Open Men's division after my brother, last year. It's my last amateur event. I'm super psyched. Today was a fun day; we had fun waves," expressed Seth Moniz.

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GoPro Hero4 Session: cube time | Photo: GoPro

GoPro has announced the launch of the GoPro Hero4 Session, a super small surf camera ready to compete with Polaroid Cube.

Meet GoPro's smallest, lightest, most convenient camera yet. The GoPro Hero4 Session is 50% smaller and 40% lighter than other GoPro cameras.

It features 1080p60 video and 8MP photos, and an easy one-button control. The brand promises a durable waterproof design that eliminates the need for a separate housing.

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Alejo Muniz: eyeing the 2016 WCT season | Photo: WSL/Cestari

Alejo Muniz defeated Davey Cathels to conquer the 2015 Ballito Pro, in at Surfer's Beach in KwaDukuza, South Africa.

The Brazilian surfer dropped a near-perfect score of 9.33 and added a 7.83 during the 40-minute final held in three-to-five-foot waves. Muniz moves to the top of the World Surf League Qualifying Series (QS) rankings.

"It's been amazing and I would like to thank everyone that came down to the beach. I want to dedicate this trophy to my brother because he's the one that is pushing me, and he's an amazing person, so I just try to be like him, a good person and really focus on surfing," expressed Alejo Muniz.

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