JS gives us a look under the hood of Owen's winning board from Fiji
OWEN WRIGHT HEIGHT: 6’3″ WEIGHT: 179lbs. SHAPER: Jason Stevenson (JS Surfboards) MODEL: Forget Me Not TAIL: Round Tail LENGTH: 6’4″ 1/2″ WIDTH: 19 3/16″ THICKNESS: 2 1/2″ VOLUME: 31.5L CONCAVE: Subtle single to double concave GLASSING: Stock 4x4x4 How close do you work with Owen when you’re cutting boards? We’re actually really good mates and we work a lot behind the
Morocco in the mix
In the latest installment of their Down Days series, the Brothers Gudauskas travel to Marrakesh, Morocco. In the city, they find lots of spices, lots of color, and Pat kisses a cobra. The intrepid trio then ventures into the Atlas Mountains, where they kick it with the Berbers, the original native people of North Africa.
Full throttle in FIji, baby
In lieu of all of the action from Fiji this past weekend, we’ve been reflecting on some of the greats to leave their mark on Cloudbreak. At the top of anyone’s list has to be A.I. This clip, featuring only four waves, is classic Andy Irons. Raw, committed, balls-to-the-wall surfing.
J.OB. goes over the handlebars, Kai Lenny rushes Jaws, and Yago Dora gets silky
CLIP OF THE WEEK: Yago In Brazil Brazil’s Yago Dora spent the month of May punting rotations in Brazil. In this clip, which showcases Yago’s smooth-as-butter style, we bear witness to just how progressive and deep the latest crop of Brazilian surfers have become. Prepare to hear more from Yago in the future. We guarantee
Dane Reynolds, Jacob Willcox, and Brett Barley digitally deliver the goods
CLIP OF THE WEEK: SAMPLER And just like that, Dane Reynolds brings us back into his warm embrace. This entire clip—good lawd this clip!—is composed of one banger after another. All that, and we get to watch Dane compete at Fiji in the not-too-distant future. Jacob Willcox in WA While he only recently turned 18,
Photographer Tim Nunn is on a crusade to reduce marine garbage in the North Atlantic
Tim Nunn, a photographer and surf industry vet from England, has over the course of his career had the privilege of traveling to some of the world’s most serene and distant locales. While Nunn has found a wealth of beauty in these isolated corners of the surf world, he’s also come across something else: piles
You only need one to make it worth it
This past week, North Point, that firing right-hander in West Oz that we’ve all come to love, grew teeth for the likes of Jay Davies, Beau Foster, Shaun Manners and a few dozen other souls fortunate enough to snag a set. From the looks of this clip, the crowd was out in full effect, but if you
Caio Ibelli finds himself a perfect left
Caio Ibelli knows how to ride the tube. Just a few seconds into this barrel-soaked clip and that’s abundantly apparent. What we’re left wondering, however, is just where this draining left is and how do we get in on that?
Meet the new locals at Teahupoo
It’s easy to forget that there’s a die-hard contingent of Tahitian surfers that call Teahupoo their own. When the World Tour isn’t in town, this latest crop of Tahitian surfers is sitting deep at the slab at the end of the road whenever Teahupoo comes to life. Take a moment to get acquainted with the new