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09: The 09 Champs 2014

Maori Bay Boardriders are proud to announce that they will be hosting the 2014 Auckland Surfing Champs in association with Amazon Surf-Skate-Denim.   The comp will be held at Maori Bay on Saturday the 18th of October commencing at 7am sharp and this year’s divisions will include Open Mens, Open Womens, Seniors (Over 40) and Juniors (Under 18).    Amazon are putting up over […]

Maz Quinn [above] and Chris Malone[ below] still dominant forces on the NZ Circuit. Photos PhotoCPL

SNZ: Backdoor BayBash

Backdoor BayBash Marks Return of National Surfing To Hawkes Bay The country’s top surfers will be heading to the Hawkes Bay this Labour Weekend for the Backdoor BayBash surfing event which will be held on 25th – 26th October.The Backdoor BayBash marks the first nationally sanctioned Open Men’s and Women’s event held in the region.  The event […]

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Vidclip: EPR

Here’s one of GoSurf’s favourite surfers Mr Elliot Paerata-Reid, although that said, it’s pretty hard not to get jealous of the National Title holder as you see shots of him popping up in Nais, Bali, Hawaii and Aussie. Here’s his latest Aussie clip…..  

The Cover of NZ Surf- Captured By A Surf Lens

Exclusive: Captured By A Surf Lens- Warren Hawke. By CPL

I find myself in a precarious position; as the editor of GoSurf it’s my brief to seek out the newsworthy and share that with you. But what if I’m part of that newsworthy content- does that then mean said reportage will be tarred with nepotism? Do I construct a third party device so the great […]


EXCLUSIVE FEATURE: Social Sundays, NZ Surfing and beyond through the eyes of Instagram

To get featured here, tag your photos with #gosurfnz or @gosurfnz.
Here are our favourite shots of the week from Instagram:

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VidClip: Tarp Surfing

Tarp Surfing, what can we say? just do it….

Stephanie Gilmore

VidClip: Dear Sylvia, love Steph

Stephanie Gilmore stylishly enjoying perfect Central American pointbreaks,


ASP: Steph Gilmore Aces Field At Swatch Pro

It was an all-Aussie Final for the women’s first-ever at Lower Trestles. Five-time World Champ Stephanie Gilmore took the lead first, with a 9.50. Sally Fitzgibbons started strongly as well, with a seven-pointer to start. After a couple of lead changes, Gilmore got back out front, determined. She ripped up a righthander, carving smoothly for an 8.93, setting Fitzgibbons […]