GROM OF THE WEEK Name: Ntando Msibi  Age: 19 years old Instagram: @tnandolife Hometown: Durban, SA Support: Surfers Not Street Children (https://surfnotstreets.org) Local Break: New Pier Nickname: Biggy Smiles Magic Board: Bilt Shortboard 5'6'' x 18 1/2 x 2''- This board is gold... Quote: "Kill them with Biggy Smiles."  What gets you Stoked?  I love giving something to someone. If it is a wave, a leash or something that makes them stoked, that gets me stoked. Who is in your...

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GROM OF THE WEEK Name: Liam Julian Murray Age: 15 years old Instagram: @lliammurrayy Hometown: San Clemente, CA School: San Clemente High School Support: My family and the Colapinto's.  I wouldn't be anywhere without all of their support. Local Break: Lowers Rights Nickname: My parents call me LJ and the Colapinto's have been calling me Lido, they seem to like it.  Magic Board: Mayhem Carbon Wrap. That board works insane in small waves and it...

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STOKE O RAMA HUNTINGTON BEACH!   For the 2016 Hunting Beach Stoke O Rama, the event went off with Pumping 4-6 foot South Swell roping into the Socal Beach break.  Families from all over Orange County showed up in big numbers for the maiden HB event to witness Groms of all shapes and sizes charging like they were in the Eddie Aikau.  This event took place before the prestigious pro event at HB Pier, known as...

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  It began with my feet tapping to the rhythm!      I remember driving and listening to Bob Marley’s Uprising album full volume and just thinking, here’s a melody, a sound, a voice glowing with energy. A call to action for freedom, and for unity, forged in the fires of overcoming adversity. On a primal level, everyone can relate to that feeling in their own way and in their own translation. To me the sounds of...

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     All Photos By Ha'a Keaulana      The sun was shining bright at this year’s Stoke O Rama event at Makaha Beach, Hawaii on November 28th, 2015. The Positive Vibe Warriors working alongside Duande Desoto and the Na Kama Kai Organization, came together with the amazing community of Makaha Beach for an epic beach day all about the kids! The Makaha Stoke O Rama was a free community based surf “celebration” fundraiser event...

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