Surfer Magazine: Mirage of the Caribbean

Ben Bourgeois, Paul Fisher, Dylan Graves, and Pat and Tanner Gudauskas secretly score at the fringes of perfection. You already know too much.

Big ups to Vans Surf for the footage. Expect the A+ clips in Get-N Classic Vol. 3.

Read about this trip in Surfer Mags June Issue, available now

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2013 Clean Water Classic: May 17th – 19th

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“The largest continuously run Pro/Am competition in the Pacific Northwest” is open for registration! Running May 17th through 19th, the Clean Water Classic for 2013 is going to be off the chain! Cleanline Surf is proud to sponsor this long running event that has been a part of surfing in the Northwest for 12 years running. Check it out even if you aren’t entering the contest. There’s lots of fun for the whole family during the event and around Westport.

The event is held on the south side of the Jetty in Westport, WA.

Photo From Flickr

Photo From Flickr

For event registration, photos from past events, or any other info related to the Clean Water Classic for 2013 head over to www.cleanwaterclassic.com

Are you going to the Clean Water Classic this year? Share your thoughts on the Clean Water Classic using the comments section below.

Sneak Peak at Quiksilver’s Zipper Less Wetsuit

Quiksilver Zipper Less Wetsuit

Quiksilver has announced their soon to be release zipper less wetsuit. It’s not the first by any means, but it’s been a while since we’ve seen them in production. The idea behind a zipper less wetsuit is that it adds flexibility. Zippers are not flexible. The chest zip entry replaced the zipper less wetsuit, but now it’s coming back around. Rip Curl also has a wetsuit without a zipper on the slate for a 2013 release.

Check out the full story over at The Mountain and The Wave.

 

The 6 Best Hooded Wetsuits for 2013

Top 6 Hooded Wetsuits 2013When it comes to hooded wetsuits, the staff here at Cleanline Surf are experts. Most of the year a wetsuit with a hood is a necessity here in Oregon. Here we are, a few months into 2013 and we’ve had a lot of time to think about the Fall 2012 wetsuits. We’ve heard your praise, as well as criticism for the different wetsuits we carry and taken that into mind. Also, we’ve had personal experience with many of these suits while surfing in the cold waters here in the Northwest where it takes a top notch wetsuit to stand up to the coldest elements in mid winter. These are all high end wetsuits. I’m not covering the entry level wetsuits that come with detachable hoods. I’m not going to cover features like key pockets, and drain holes. This is strictly a brief rundown on the major features and benefits of these suits. With that said, here are the top six cold water hooded wetsuits for 2012/2013, in no particular order. Continue reading