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The Short(er) Board Revolution Rob Machado and Ryan Burch discuss pushing small-wave craft in solid Tahitian barrels. The Green Wave Will the eco-friendly surfboard ever expand beyond the niche market? A Sublime Obligation Exploring the outermost limits of wave riding through board design. Exposure: Desert Point As one of the longest left-hand barrels on the […]
In a nearly perfect Final, Wright defeats Courtney Conlogue in France
HOSSEGOR/SEIGNOSSE, Southwest Coast/France – Tyler Wright (AUS) has claimed victory at the Roxy Pro France, besting Courtney Conlogue (USA) in a hard-fought Final as a packed crowd looked on at the primary site of Les Gardians. Event No. 8 of 10 on the 2014 Samsung Galaxy ASP Women’s World Championship Tour, the Roxy Pro France […]
Big barrels in Mexico and massive Jaws
In an homage to the surf videos of yesteryear, Ricky Whitlock and filmmaker Bryan Johnson dip into the comedy waters before a montage of big barrels in Mexico and massive Jaws. Using the magic of editing, Ricky’s older brother Cory plays a much larger and hungrier stunt double. We say stunt because eating that many […]
With plenty of flair to spare
Ryan Callinan in a sentence: An Australian Matt Meola. Both goofyfooters. Both have the tweaked backside air-reverse on lock. And both are incredibly nimble on their forehand. Plenty of variety in this clip.
The best from 17-year-old Kai Hing
Hard drive in hand, Kai Hing showed up at filmmaker Shane Fletcher’s house looking to get an A+ edit of his best footage made. Shane delivered and now Kai is earning quite a bit of praise from everyone at the SURFER staff. At 17 years old, Kai’s above-the-lip diversity and barrel prowess is solid, and […]
Check the stats before the first heat hits the water in Hossegor
The World Tour kicks off the Europe leg in France. Check the stats from years past before solidifying your Fantasy Surfer team.
He's where you'd rather be
Oh where oh where is Benjamin “Sancho” Sanchis this time? Quite frankly, he’s always where you’d rather be. While most of us are getting barreled vicariously through his travels, he’s in the Mentawais getting tubed out of his mind. Some turns too, but the barrels are the clear highlight here, people. When you’re done with […]
At Teahupoo, where a monster south swell meets the silver screen