Oh, to be an expat in Fiji
The life of a Tavarua boatman yields just as many barrels as you think it would – a lot. Those lineups become home. Those barrels become your living room. The rest of the boatmen become your neighbors. It all starts to get comfortable. Doesn’t sound like too bad of a life, eh?
Five young guns find equal parts perfection and punishment on an isolated Indonesian isle
If fun is what you so desire, you've come to the right place
It might be as crowded, polluted, noisy, and busy as a lot of other places in the world, but Indonesia still remains a place where you can find great waves and great vibes, just focusing on what really matters: surfing. For visiting filmmaker Alessio Saraifoger and surfer Eros Exarhou the recipe was simple — get
Warm water stylings with Torren Martyn on a twin fin
There’s a pretty simple (and oft ignored) recipe for a good time in mushy surf : A.) One heaping scoop of Positivity (like that of Dane Gudauskas, for instance), and B.) A Twin Fin. Torrey Martyn knows the combo well, and when he popped up in Central America with his stable of twinnies and an
A look back at the men and women who took top honors at the SURFER Awards
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