Stand in awe of the many faces of Shipstern's Bluff, the Tasmanian beast
Shipstern’s Bluff, Teahupoo‘s evil twin. They’re clearly related, what with their similar size, scale, power, and risk factor, but the family wave-genes stop there. Tahiti gifts you tropical waters, oil-glass mornings, and boat rides back to the wet bar, while Shipstern’s punishes with freezing temps, two-story mid-wave steps, and a long, cold, rugged walk back
Visions from a savage run of swell in the South Pacific
Teahupoo, Tahiti, May 3, 2015.
Is anybody surprised? Congrats Filipe!
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., May 2, 2015 – Brazilian Filipe Toledo (BRA) has won the Oakley Lowers Pro, the first World Surf League (WSL) QS10000 of the 2015 season, after defeating Jeremy Flores (FRA) in a hard-fought 35-minute Final in building 3-to-5 foot surf. The event saw an array of Championship Tour (CT) surfers battling to
The in-form surfer of the event dominated his way to the Lowers crown
That’s a wrap for the Oakley Lowers Pro. Everything we thought would happen, happened. Lowers delivered chest to head-high waves, the beach was filled to the brim, and Filipe Toledo took home the win after a week of complete domination. Check out the highlights of Finals Day.
As we near Finals day at Lower Trestles, favorites for the win emerge from the pack
Slater is out, but Toledo is still very, very in
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., May 1, 2015 – The Oakley Lowers Pro, the first World Surf League (WSL) QS10000 of the 2015 season, ran through Round 3 and the opening four heats of Round 4 today in three-to-four foot surf. The event pits a range of Championship Tour (CT) elite surfers against an array of up-and-coming
Check out the hardware crafted for the winner of the Oakley Lowers Pro
Oakley’s reach transcends all the barriers between surfing and any other sports. They have their hand in everything, from golf to snow to motocross, so their design team is stretched over an impressive range of markets. When it came to crafting something special for the Oakley Lowers Pro, it was their priority to create a
The one-armed Soul Surfer won't be stopped as she charges in Tahiti
Bethany Hamilton continues to amaze, this time at Teahupoo. Here she drops into some dredging lefts at The End of The Road, and continues to prove that there’s nothing out there she can’t do. Bethany recently announced she’ll be a mom soon, so we assume Teahupoo was on her bucket list before she masters changing