Bali perfection isn't without its ills
Bali Belly is a well-documented peril of spending time in Indonesia’s wave-rich hub. But despite the horrid nature of the sickness, it doesn’t keep surfers from making annual pilgrimages to the region. In Indo-Flu, Roberto D’Amico and Dutch surfer Yannick De Jager discover that regardless of how sick you get the waves are just too […]
Warm-water barrels in Mexico and plenty of Southern California fun
For a 14-year-old, San Diego’s Ryland Rubens’ style is polished well-beyond his age. In this clip, Ryland finds waves around Southern California as well as in Mexico. Expect to see plenty more of him in the coming years.
The 2014 Red Bull Qiantang Shoot Out Finals Go off on the Largest Wave in the Event’s History
Jamie O’Brien and Jamie Sterling win 2014 Red Bull Qiantang Shoot Out
The 1st Annual Summer Youth Clash finishes with Griffin Colapinto and Nolan Rapoza showcasing the future of Junior Pro surfing
Sept. 04, 2014 (Oceanside, CA) – Presented by Chemistry, Brixton, Nixon, Raen, and Surf Ride. The “Summer Youth Clash,” was held September 3rd and 4th at the North Jetty in Oceanside Harbor in 3 to 4 foot contestable surf. North Jetty is known as one of the most consistent waves on the coast and served […]
And for good reason
(See the exchange at 20:45) It should come as no surprise that, from time to time, World Tour competitors and World Tour judges don’t always see eye to eye. We’ve seen muffins thrown (Sunny, the ’90s) and scaffoldings stormed (Jeremy Flores, in July), but rarely have we seen a surfer vent their frustrations in a more […]
Jesse Merle-Jones breaks down his fin game
Fins have evolved tremendously since the early 1900s, when Hawaiian surfers simply dragged their back foot to turn. Fast-forward to the modern era and today’s surfer is left with almost too many choices when it comes to picking fins and fin systems.
Nate Behl at firing Rifles, again
Nate Behl is a Floridian surfer we’ve never seen surf a Floridian wave. He’s made a name for himself mostly in Indonesian perfection, and this clip of him at Rifles, again, is no exception.