Videos and photos from the National Championship at Lower Trestles
On October 6-7, 2016, the world-famous Lower Trestles played host to the 2016 Oakley Surf Shop Challenge National Championship. Of those teams competing were the regional champions from their respective aresa: Surf Ride (Southwest), Sweetwater (Mid-Atlantic), Town & Country (Hawaii), Heritage (Northeast), Quiet Flight (Southeast), Pacific Wave (Northwest), and Huntington Surf & Sport (West). Each
Honoring The Champ
Through the ups and downs of a heavy year, Tyler Wright straight-up beast-mode’d her way through 2016. Let this video celebrate the boss of all bosses that is your new World Champ. Good on you, Tyler. You earned it.
On surfboards of all colors, shapes, sizes, and designs
There’s no denying that San Diego offers a wide assortment of waves. Depending on the swell, season, winds, tides, and what you’re looking for, America’s Finest City has something to offer that’ll suit you. As long as the zone isn’t facing one of its notorious months-long flatspells. Just as diverse as the waves in the
With Zeke Lau, Keanu Asing, Josh Moniz, and Seth Moniz
The North Shore just isn’t what it used to be. Every winter, the stretch of country paradise becomes a densely populated zone full of tourists, surfers, and media. It’s hard to imagine what those days back may have felt like when the beaches were emptier and the lineups less clogged. But for some reason, this
Visions of empty-wave perfection, from SURFER photographer Ryan "Chachi" Craig
Opening day at Austin's desert oasis, NLand Surf Park
-By Shawn Magee- On a normal Friday morning in central Texas, as billowing, gray thunderheads gather over the dusty plains of agarita and cacti, my brother Ian and I are driving down highway 71 snaking through urban sprawl of Austin, and almost magically, we are going surfing. It is opening day at NLand, America’s latest
A day of second chances during Round Two at the Quik Pro & Roxy Pro France
Leo, Zeke, Marc, and Ramzi battle in Portugal
Leo Fioravanti, Zeke Lau, Marc Lacomare, Ramzi Boukhiam, and Coach Jake “The Snake” Patterson are back to their regular antics, this time in Cascais, Portugal. More ‘QS grinding. More run-ins with Keanu Asing. More Instagram shenanigans. More rock-paper-scissors. More wrestling. And even a bit of Kung Fu.