An excerpt, Ms. Gilmore in the water, deep in Micronesia
A Steph Gilmore biopic, a look into the life of the people’s lovely lady champ, is a long time coming. Alas, the wait is almost over, and Steph In The Water hits iTunes sometime in early August. It includes the entrancing P-Pass footage seen above. It will be worth a watch, guaranteed.
The young World Tour phenom and more tear their way through Southern California
When was the last time you heard Motörhead in a surf video? It’s likely been a while and it surely wasn’t to the aerial wizardry of Filipe Toledo, Yago Dora, Marcos Sifu, and Kristian Kimmerson. To start, these young Brazilians find themselves at Blacks in San Diego before venturing north to San Clemente for some […]
One lucky person is headed to the Lofoten Islands
While most surfers head toward the equator for surf trips, there are endless empty peaks on offer for those willing to brave the frigid temperatures of the Arctic Circle. We’ve teamed up with Pat Millin and Unstad Arctic Surf to give away this massive prize pack. Heres’s what one lucky person will win: Round-trip airfare […]
Lucas Silveira charging in Puerto Escondido like he's got nothing to lose
Lucas Silveira paddling into bombs at Playa Zicatela like he hasn’t quite come to terms with the potential consequences makes for some entertaining surfing and a banger of a Puerto clip. Enjoy this solid helping of Brazilian bravado.
The most influential surfboard shapers of all time, according to Matt Biolos
TOM BLAKE + THE HOT CURL CREW “Tom Blake is the most influential surfboard designer of all time. In the 1920s and ’30s, his contributions and inventions to overcome the performance limitations of the surfboard were borderline Edisonian. With virtually no precedent to work from, he was the first to hollow out the solid wood […]
Chasing three different swells over three weeks' time in Indonesia
A small forecast calls for a creative means of preparation
When the U.S. Open of Surfing forecast calls for no larger than 3-foot faces, warming up for the event can be difficult, especially when following up an all-time swell at Jeffreys Bay. Unless, of course, you’re Kelly Slater. In which case, you jump on an old board (notice the sticker?), head to a lake in […]
Check out the September issue, on newsstands now
Building House Eight events that shaped modern competitive surfing. Edges of Africa With surfboard in tow, Gary Conley is halfway through circumnavigating the entire African continent by motorcyle. Misfits of Bull Bay Along Jamaica’s impoverished southern coast, surfing is more than a pastime. It’s the potential for a better life. Valhalla’s Coast On the icy […]