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Watch Sam Bradford riding Zambezi River’s Rapid #11 wave in Zimbabwe for five consecutive minutes nonstop.

Sam Bradford, born in Harare, Zimbabwe, splits his year between working as a rope-access wind turbine blade technician in the UK and raft-guiding and kayaking in Zimbabwe.

From a young age, Sam was immersed in water sports on the Zambezi River, learning to kayak at 11, a passion inherited from his father, a former raft guide and kayaker.

His early years in Victoria Falls were filled with white-water rafting, kayaking, and other adrenaline activities, leading to his nickname “Sambezi.”

Sam is one of the few who surf the Zambezi River, specifically on Rapid #2 and Rapid #11.

Rapid #2 is small and surfs well in low water from August to December, while Rapid #11 is a powerful, curling wave surfed during brief periods in February and August.

River surfing in the Zambezi is challenging due to the river’s intense flow, strong currents, and the presence of crocodiles.

Despite the challenges, Sam’s familiarity with the river, developed through years of kayaking, allows him to navigate it comfortably.

However, he has faced intense moments, particularly while kayaking, including a near-drowning incident in 2022.

Looking ahead, Sam has obtained his kayaking and surfing license to run commercial trips on the Zambezi and plans to organize a surfing competition on Rapid #11 starting in February 2025.

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A collage of moments and memories from 6 months on the road spent together chasing the 22/23 winter season.

Quiksilver Presents, Sequencer: A full length, all team snow film. Featuring Austen Sweetin, Griffin Siebert, Werni Stock, Red Gerard, Miles Fallon, Harrison Gordon, Bryan Fox, Todd Richards, Noah Peterson and Travis Rice.

Shot on location in Jackson Hole WY, Brighton UT, Cedar City UT, Marquette MI, Revelstoke BC, Nelson BC, Powder Mtn BC, Mammoth Mtn CA and Whistler BC.

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Get ready to cut a lap with Brandon Semenuk on a freshly built track in his latest visual “SEVER.” Featuring a special appearance by Ryan “R-Dog” Howard.

It takes you deep into the redwoods, where traction was aplenty, and good times were ample. Semenuk and R-Dog showcase what the most capable trail bike on the market can handle, putting their Trek Slash bikes to the test.

Special thanks to the world-class build team, including Spencer Baldwin, Scotty Scamehorn, and Evan Young, and the outstanding production team, featuring Isaac Wallen, Nic Genovese, and Ian Collins.

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SURroundings is a three-part video series documenting the backcountry snowboarding adventures of Jones riders Iñaki Odriozola, Manu Domínguez, Matías Radaelli and Garrett Warnick in the mountains above the town of Bariloche, Argentina. Winter 2023 was a banger in the Argentinian Andes and the crew took advantage of the epic snow to explore some of the most stunning terrain this legendary Southern Hemi zone has to offer.

In Episode 1, the guys showcase the backcountry behind Cerro Catedral ski resort. Over a handful of days between July and September 2023 they ride full throttle lines and hit some cool jump spots amongst Catedral’s jutting rock spires and steep faces.

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