Da Nang’s surf culture is as vibrant as it is precarious.

Jesse Thompson has this video profile of the Vietnamese woman at its unlikely centre.

French fries and war ties unite surf culture

French fries and war ties unite surf culture

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Meet Janelle, a contestant in this year’s Rodeo Queen contest in Moranbah. From town-to-town, contestants compete, to determine the winner for the region each year. The competition is judged on presentation, personality, and horsemanship skills – a rodeo queen must have it all. From hoof-picks and hairspray, to saddle-bling and boots, watch as we follow Janelle preparing her horses and herself to compete for the title of Moranbah Rodeo Queen, 2013.