Waveriders (2008)

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The untold story of big-wave surfing in Ireland.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Narrator (voice)
Richard Fitzgerald ...
Gabe Davies ...
Chris Malloy ...
Keith Malloy ...
Rabbit Kekai ...
Kevin Naughton ...
Craig Peterson ...
John McCarthy ...
Easky Britton ...
Fergal Smith ...
Arthur Verge ...
Drew Kampion ...


WAVERIDERS tracks the previously untold story of surfing pioneers all linked to Ireland and incorporates an unexpected twist that spins the story across the globe to Hawaii, California and back again. Written by Joel Conroy

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The untold story of big-wave surfing in Ireland.


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Winner: Best Documentary Award at the 2009 SURFER POLL & VIDEO AWARDS See more »


George Freeth did not receive the Congressional Medal of Honor for rescuing the Japanese fishermen. It was the Congressional Gold Medal. See more »


Written by Scott Doran, Caspar Kedros
Performed by Scott Doran & Caspar Kedros
Publishing copyright controlled by Authors
Courtesy of April Media Music
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