7.20.10

Features

Nat Young Picks His Favorite

Fresh off a second place finish at the 6-Star Sri Lanka Airlines Pro, Nat Young stopped by to give us his take on INNERSECTION.tv’s Summer Round. Nat put together a strong video segment in the Winter Round, and all but a couple of clips were in his own backyard. Being one of the lucky ten

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7.20.10

Industry News

STEPHANIE GILMORE, IAN “KANGA” CAIRNS AND RANDY LEWIS TO BE HONORED BY THE SURFERS’ HALL OF FAME

Ceremony coincides with annual OC Surfer of the Year contest HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – The Surfers’ Hall of Fame announces yet another outstanding roster of inductees for its 2010 induction ceremony.  Reigning world champion Stephanie Gilmore joins the legendary Ian “Kanga” Cairns and Huntington Beach’s own Randy Lewis to have their hand and footprints immortalized

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7.20.10

Features

An Idiosyncratic Evening

By Christian Beamish It’s a delicate matter, approaching the doorman at the theater with the line stretching around the corner, and trying to explain that you’re a friend of the filmmaker’s and that you’re “supposed” to be there, without resorting to saying “I’m in this flick, let me in,” and sounding like a big jerk.

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7.19.10

Environmental News

Many Hands Make Light Work

By Alex Haro Although the hole in the bottom of the Gulf has been plugged, it’s too early to say whether or not it will be successful. BP’s final solution is still the relief wells, the closest of which is only about 150 feet away from target depth. But even after the ruptured well that

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7.19.10

Industry News

Ocean & Earth International signs Owen Wright to its Surf Accessory team

Ocean & Earth International signs Owen Wright to its Surf Accessory team Sussex Inlet, NSW Australia July 16th, 2010 – Ocean & Earth International are proud to announce the signing of Owen Wright to the Surf Accessory Team using our tail pads and leashes. Owen is regarded as one of the most exciting surfers in

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7.19.10

Features

Art Scene: Foam Magazine Gathers Surfing’s Hip

A crowd of surfers and hipsters gathered at Space 15 Twenty on Cahuenga Boulevard, where the Foam girls had arranged for a couple hundred close friends to check out the band Magic Bullets, have a drink, and browse a gallery showing of several emerging and established surf culture and fashion photographers, including Kassia Meador, Jeffery Jones, Dan Monick, Kyle Lightner, and Joni Sternbach.

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7.18.10

Features

Parker Coffin’s Innersection Summer Round Favorites

When the Summer Round began, Young Wise Tail creator/author Parker Coffin put aside blog posts and geometry homework to be SURFER’s connoisseur. E-mails full of opinions began to pour in, though Parker claimed this Round was too hard to pick favorites. In the end though he narrowed it down and gave us his Top 5

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7.17.10

Features

Bye Round 2; Hello Round 3

After spending grueling hours studying and taking intense notes on Innersection TV’s Summer Round, SURFER Magazine’s Intern Casey Butler, put together this fine list of standouts in Round 3. It’s no easy task to decide on who were the best, but Casey found a way and is bringing something new to the table. Casey’s Round

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7.16.10

Features

SPY Presents: Wade's World Win Goodall's Goods

SPY Presents: Wade’s World Win Goodall’s Goods Including: Bodega Sunglass from SPY Boardshorts, Knit, Tee and Hat from BILLABONG Full Team Kit from MONSTER CONTEST ENDS JULY 28TH! ENTER NOW! Spy Optic was created by a passionate group of action sports and motorsports enthusiasts who quickly attracted the attention of the world’s best athletes. Based in

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7.15.10

Environmental News

BP’s Containment Cap Shuts Off Flow to Gulf

April 20th 2010 marked a day that will not soon be forgotten. The Deepwater Horizon exploded and sank, kicking off one of the biggest environmental disasters we’ve ever seen. After a series of failed and sometimes ridiculous attempts, BP lowered a containment cap onto the ruptured well. Eighty-six days (with anywhere between 93.5 million and

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