Spring Fling

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Little known fact, Santa Cruz is a magnet for south swells. Matt Myers knows this all too well. Photo: Nelly/SPL

An early season south swell that originated in Antarctica lights up the shores of Orange County and Santa Cruz and some of the Golden State’s best surfers reap the rewards. Check out this gallery featuring Cory Lopez, Mike Losness, Timmy Curran, and Daniel Shea down south and the ripping Santa Cruz crew handling business up north.

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