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ANDY

ANDY: The Untold Story of Andy Irons is a new long-awaited documentary film that focuses on the true, untold story of one of the world’s most prolific surfers and rival of Kelly Slater. The film documents the life story of three-time world champion surfer Andy Irons who died at age 32 from a heart attack with the secondary cause being an acute mixture of drugs. He died on November 2, 2010. His wife was eight months pregnant with their son, Axel, at the time. The film also chronicles Andy´s struggles with dyslexia, bipolar disease, self-medication, addiction, fame, success, and failure. watch the trailer below

The film is being funded now on Kickstarter, Director Todd Jones explains why: "We privately financed the film. We do not want any corporate influence in it because we wanted to true story to be our soul focus and did not want any external forces influencing our decision process." 




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MINIPRESSO

Minipresso is a beautifully designed and handy portable espresso machine. The hand-powered device lets you prepare on-the-go, amazing coffee with a quality close to a traditional machine. Simply scoop up your favorite coffee, fill the chamber with hot water, and with the help of the hand operated semi-automatic piston, start pumping at will to control the amount of extracted coffee into the integrated cup. via watch the video Minipresso will retail for $49 ...
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LES BAINS DES DOCKS | MODERN SWIMMING COMPLEX

"Les Bains des Docks" is the spectacular new aquatic center in the city of Le Havre - France, dedicated to sport, recreation and leisure. This aquatic heaven is the first embodiment of the architect Jean Nouvel, winner of the prestigious Pritzker Price. Inspired by the concept of Roman baths, "Les Bains des Docks" are characterized by innovative design, including ponds dug in the ground and openings on facades discovering, from the outside, the interiors, which are ...
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OFF THE GRID RENTALS

If you´re an avid outdoorsman and have a passion for exploring, you´ll surely know that high-end car camping gear is very expensive. "Off The Grid Rentals” is a new company in the US that lets you rent affordable expedition-ready gear for taking into the wild. Not everyone can justify the expense of buying their own trailer, "Off The Grid” provide what you need for a little bit of luxury on your next trip in a cost effective manner, from trailers, to roof top tents,...
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