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WaXed Episode 7 -- Greg Long

05/13/2013 03:07 pm ET | Updated Jul 13, 2013
  • Cyrus Saatsaz Professor, University of Houston; Author, "Dogwild & Board: Stories, Interviews and Musings From a Surf Journalist"

WaXed is a surf talk radio show hosted by Cyrus Saatsaz and former professional surfer Omar Etcheverry that airs Saturday mornings from 7-8 AM on ESPN 1700 in Southern California. This week's episode features an exclusive interview with the greatest big wave surfer on the planet Greg Long who joined the show to talk about being nominated for numerous Billabong XXL Awards, what lessons are to be learned from his wipeout at Cortes Bank, what among his many big wave accomplishments he's most proud of, the surf scene in Madagascar, the difference between a barrel at Jaws and Puerto Escondido, whether there are any undiscovered big waves out there, defeating Kelly Slater at Waimea Bay, his dating scene, and how he's continuing to revolutionize paddle-in big wave surfing.