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  • January 9, 2017 • Videos

    Wild Card Swell — New England Surf, 1/8/2017

    “It was Wild Card weekend for the NFL, and while only a few of us here in New England had ties to the teams playing, we did have ties to the ocean,” says filmmaker Ralph Fatello. “And the ocean gave us a beautiful...

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  • December 30, 2016 • Swell Gallery

    December 2016 Swell Gallery

    At the beginning of December, we made a foolish claim with our Fall’s Last Call Swell Gallery. We say “foolish” because, every single day since we posted that collection of photos, somewhere on the East Coast has gone...

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  • December 6, 2016 • Swell Gallery

    Fall’s Last Call Swell Gallery

    We know, we know — technically, fall isn’t over yet. But let’s be honest with ourselves: it’s December. It’s cold. Most of the trees have shed most of their leaves. Water temps are about to make...

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  • November 29, 2016 • Media Buzz

    One Way Ticket: Alex Smith

    Getting lost is not always a bad thing… Well, maybe if you’re somewhere between the 10 and 405 freeway late for an interview, or perhaps trying to find your in-laws’ house on an empty stomach. But not when the sea is to...

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  • July 21, 2016 • Media Buzz

    Teresa Bonvalot Joins the Jam Traction Family

    We at Jam are extremely happy to welcome Teresa. She is now the best Portuguese female surfer, and at the age of 16, she is already one of the top European surfers, who has a huge international future ahead of her. Teresa recently became...

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  • July 19, 2016 • News

    Russ & Roxanne Scully Bring Surfing to Burlington, VT

    Written by Lisa duBusc-Miller — Russ Scully and his wife Roxanne own a successful surf shop in Burlington, VT — hours from the ocean, with no surf in sight and just a frigid lake useable for only a few months a year. How does this...

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  • February 3, 2016 • Videos

    Michael Ciaramella Indo/Aus 2015

    New Jersey native Michael Ciaramella rides a piece of foam on, through, and above some of the finest water lumps across the Indian and Pacific Oceans!  ...

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  • January 29, 2016 • Videos

    Welcome To The Neighborhood

    Juan Carlos Gerena, Bryan Laide, Hector Santamaria, Anthony Lopez, Raul Orosz, Seth Barrick, and Carlos Cabrero tearing apart northern Puerto Rico’s best spots during the month of January 2016. Video by Anthony Leone/Burger’s...

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  • November 23, 2015 • East Coast Contests

    ESA-NNE District Returns To Surf’s Up

    WHO: 30 18 and under competitors from the ESA-Northern New England District, along with East Coast heavies like Sam Hammer and Rob Kelly of Billabong plus Cheyne Magnusson and Keenan Flegel of Body Glove. WHAT: ESA-NNE District Indoor...

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  • February 11, 2015 • Videos

    Going Right On The Outer Banks

    Filmmaker Jeffrey O’Neill only had to say so much to accompany this amazing clip from the Outer Banks: “Brett Barley, Cory Lopez, Cash Barris, Joey Crum, Parker Sawyer, Hunter Hicks, Grady Kenner, and more at the third during a...

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