Like way down south
If you aren’t on a trip somewhere surfing bathwater-warm rights, boy will you want to be after watching this clip. Metal Neck’s figurehead Andrew Doheny lends his unique boards and rail art to the most pleasant canvases. They even threw in some Frank Black guitar wizardry (ok, it’s the Pixies, but still, Frank Black) on […]
Week In Review
Random happenings in surf for the week of October 8th
Random happenings in surf for the week of October 8.
Shopping for private tropical islands has never been easier
Do you love to surf, but hate the crowds? Tired of scrimping and saving all year to spend a week at a tropical reef pass with 75 other office drones? What if I told you there was a better way? What if I told you there was a website that meant discovering your own little […]
There's no place like home, especially when home is firing
The Brothers Coffin, Yadin Nicol, a Timmy Curran sighting, Bobby Martinez getting barreled at a wave that doesn’t even look hollow, and Dane “I’m still here” Reynolds. This clip is chock-a-block full of the best of the greater Santa Barbara/Ventura area talent pool.
And looks good doing it
Garrett Parkes surfs kinda like Pat O’Connell. Or maybe he just looks a little like him. But that first turn, for a moment, you, think, “Pat?” Is that you? Then all of a sudden, it’s definitely not Pat O’Connell, ’cause O’Connell wasn’t really throwing his tail around in the air quite like young Mr. Parkes. […]
Week In Review
Random happenings in surf for the week of October 1st
Random happenings in surf for the week of October 1.
Have your say in the biggest night in surf
Ladies and Gentleman, boys and girls, the ballot boxes are now open and ready for SURFER Poll 2014. Each and every year, the SURFER Poll allows readers to cast a vote for their 10 favorite male and five favorite female athletes. They’ll be honored at the exclusive awards ceremony at Turtle Bay Resort on the […]
It's called Pumping Iron for a reason
Colin Moran is part of the rag-tag Metal Neck crew. It’s also the name of a minor league infielder in the Houston Astros organization. I’m almost positive they aren’t the same person. Some people call him “The Goose.” The surfer I mean, not the ballplayer. Anyway, Colin Moran has the smoothest style you’re pretty much […]
CA Judge and Governor Brown tell property owner to re-open public access
Since 2010, surfers and beachcombers who regularly spent time at Martin’s Beach, a picturesque little cove about 25 miles south of San Francisco, have been locked out of the place. Billionaire tech mogul Vinod Khosla bought a parcel of property that fronts Martin’s in 2008 for nearly $40 million, then two years later, closed the […]
A blunt interview with one of history's finest big-wave riders
Greg Long peered over the edge of everything in 2012 when he nearly drowned after falling on a massive wave at Cortes Bank. Well, technically, according to Long, he did drown, experiencing a non-fatal drowning. In this interview with Vice Sports, Long opens up about dealing with the his fear of the ocean after his […]