The young Australian on mastering surfcraft from the past, present, and future
Just down the road from a righthand point in the tiny fishing village of Angourie, Australia, Bryce Young had everything he needed to become a great surfer—not the least of which was one of the greatest surfers of all time living under the same roof. "I just call him Dad," says Young of his father, Australian surf legend Nat Young. "He put me on the front of his board when I was about 4 years old and then handed me my own when I was about 5—a sick '80s thruster that was fluorescent orange, green, and yellow." Since then, Young has spent his life riding surfboards both modern and anachronistic, fine-tuning a style to suit them all.
Check the stats before the first heat hits the water at Bells
The 2015 World Tour kicks off on the Gold Coast. Check the stats from years past before solidifying your Fantasy Surfer team.
Acclaimed film shines new light on female surfers in India
Set against the rich hues of India, Beyond The Surface follows Ishita Malaviya, India’s first female surfer, and fellow wave riders Crystal Thornburg-Homcy, Liz Clark, Lauren Hill, Emi Koch, and Kate Baldwin. While on their journey through southern India, the women surfers and the people they meet share experiences and stories related to surfing, yoga, and ecological awareness, resulting in mutual feelings of
Top Fantasy Surfer scores at Bells win a grip of Rip Curl gear
With the 2015 Rip Curl Pro firing up next week, Fantasy Surfer has announced the prize pack for the event’s best score. Fantasy Surfer has stepped up the prizes for 2015, and will have packages for the top score of every men’s event. Thanks to generosity of Rip Curl, first place will receive the following