Paige Alms takes you inside her Jaws barrel
She stole the show in the last round of Jaws edits, packing one of the biggest tubes of the day and likely one of the most significant tubes in the history of women’s surfing. Paige Alms is a certified badass, and here she talks us through getting spat out into the channel that day at
Some of the best breakdown the dangerous perfection that is Pipeline
Equal parts artist, shaper, surfer, and craftsman
Saying he makes forts for a living isn't too far off the mark. In between sessions in his hand-built artisan studio in San Francisco, where he drafts plans for surf buggies, tree houses, camper vans, and single-fins, Nelson paddles out at Ocean Beach, proving that yes he's an artist and yes he's a woodworker and yes he builds installations for Facebook, but first and foremost he's a surfer. At the least, he says, a good surf helps him wash off all that sawdust.
Music: Courtyard Blues by The Everywheres