WSL announces inaugural Air Invitational

The World Surf League (WSL) announced the launch of the Air Invitational.

The new aerial surfing contest will be held during the 2018 Quiksilver Pro France. Australian aerialist Josh Kerr is taking the role of event director.

The Air Invitational will feature the 18 best aerial surfers on the planet and will include pro athletes and free wave riders.

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The smart front deck grip made from cork

RSPro announced the launch of a front deck grip exclusively made from cork.

The surf company from Barcelona continues on its quest and vision to get wax out of our surfboards.

After releasing the HexaTraction Grip, a translucent modular configuration that replaces traditional wax, RSPro returns with a one-millimeter, sustainable front foot grip.

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Azores prepare for the 2018 WSL World Masters Championships

The Azores Airlines World Masters and Grand Masters Championships will bring back legends of surfing to crown world champions in the above-45 and above-55 divisions.

These events were held for the last time in Rio de Janeiro in 2011, crowning Nathan Webster and Iain Buchanan.

This time, most competitors will discover a completely new destination as the 2018 edition will bring some of the most successful surfers of all time to the idyllic Azores archipelago, and specifically the island of Sao Miguel, in Portugal.

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The authorities of Orihuela, a city and municipality located in the southeast of Spain, are under heavy criticism after banning surfboards from its coastline.

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