Round Two of our tribute to the finest beards in surf
We just couldn't help ourselves.
In a 3-2 vote, the Regional Water Quality Control Board denied the TCA permit for the toll road
It was standing room only in the Regional Water Quality Control Board Meeting Room in San Diego. A few hundred surfers and environmentalists alike showed up to the hearing—which was inconveniently located some 50 miles away from Trestles—to fight on behalf of some of the best waves and most pristine State Park land in Southern California.
Legendary waterman and co-founder of Body Glove passes away at 84
On Sunday, June 16, Bob Meistrell, co-founder of Body Glove Wetsuits, passed away. He was 84.
Nick Gabaldon Day celebrates Black surf culture
On Saturday June 1st, dozens of inner city kids ventured splashing and laughing into the gentle waist high peaks near Santa Monica Pier to get their first taste of surfing. Many of these kids had never before even visited the beach. No longer a far-flung and exotic pastime for those kids; surfing that day became a very real and very pursuable activity.
McCoy's newest film is now available for streaming. What does that mean for surf movies on the big screen?
When I asked what prompted him to begin a project like A Deeper Shade of Blue, McCoy, with some degree of frustration, explained that he more and more felt that “the surf industry is going off the rails; they just started losing a connection with their roots.”
"Who is JOB?"; "Surf House"; "Alana Blanchard: Surfer Girl"; "Shred Show"
The relentless maw of the internet has gushed forth many surfy webisodes. Here are reviews for four of the newest.
Craftsmen Jay Nelson builds Machado's new ride
Jay Nelson builds fantastic wooden vehicle sculptures. Rob Machado drives one.
Celebrating the possibilities of mini pointbreak rights
Small wave slidin'
Sometimes, a surfer is only as good as the beard that wears him.
The surf world is occasionally blessed with prodigious facial hair. Here's a list of contemporary favorites.
Surfing Heritage Vintage Surf Auction is a surf history buff's dream
The beer will flow, the auctioneer’s gavel will fall, and wallets will lighten at the Surfing Heritage Vintage Surf Auction, May 11, at the Orange County Fair and Events Center. A fundraiser for the non-profit Surfing Heritage Foundation, the auction, themed “California Gold,” will offer more than 40 historic surfboards alongside other pieces of cherished surf history memorabilia.