These lakes are filled of stoke
The water is cold. The conditions are harsh. The waves generally suck. But the surfers are stoked. That’s the thing about surfers who dedicate their lives to surfing the Great Lakes: they are just happy to catch those few waves that keep ’em coming back for more, those waves that many “ocean surfers” wouldn’t think
Shaper Jon Pyzel and artists Craig Stecyk and JP Olson present the President with a gift
I am amazed that a pair of boards we made ended up with the President in Washington. He was quoted in the NY Times as saying ” I would’ve preferred a little bit more volume, but the rocker looks amazing” A photo posted by Surf, Surf, Surf (@pyzelsurfboards) on Sep 30, 2016 at 9:42am PDT
How to shred the iciest of winter waves
Summer’s over, fall’s in full swing, and winter is bearing down on us all. What better way to get in the mood for carving up some icy waves than by actually carving up some icy waves? Since the water in California is still balmy September temps, Feral wetsuits had to send Tim Eddy and Taylor
"Everything brings me back to the ocean"
You know Dior? The designer brand known for expensive clothing, handbags, makeup, and whatever else it uses to capitalize on people with excessively expendable income? The brand recently linked up with Harrison Roach, a person I’d think epitomizes everything Dior is not, to create a film as part of their Tales of the Wild series.
Australian man makes organic shark deterrent surf wax
After moving to South Australia last June, surfer Neil Campbell has had enough with the sharky vibes and bad juju in the water. “If I was to continue surfing, I thought I had to protect myself in some way,” Campbell told ABC [Australian Broadcasting Corporation] Adelaide. But instead of going Crocodile Dundee, lashing a bowie
"Andy would be equally mad and stoked that I won this thing"
The Andy Irons Commitment Award is given during each Billabong Pro to the most committed, passionate, and courageous competitor—according to the WSL. Last year, the distinction went to C.J. Hobgood. Jeremy Flores won the first one back in 2011, followed by Ricardo dos Santos in 2012, John Florence in 2013, and Owen Wright in 2014.
Your morning commute, fueled by the Occ-cast
Southern California traffic. Tolerable for the patient driver. For the rest of us, it’s an asphalt straitjacket. Hot. Sitting idle. Sore backs. Direct line of sight to that SUV with obnoxious stickers. Nowhere to turn. What’s an I-5 commuter to do? Listen to the Occ-cast! With the Occ-Cast, Mark Occhilupo has decided to milk that sweet
Connor Baxter fends off a ten-footer in Maui
I’m not saying the chances of a shark attack are heightened while riding a hydrofoil. But the obvious dangers of riding such surfcraft are hitting the news as their hype continues to build. Remember when Japanese surfer Yu Tonbi Sumitomo almost decapitated himself recently while putting his new foil through the motions? Now, just a
The sweepstakes to rule all sweepstakes
Been trying to find a way to sneak into the #SurfRanch and get a few waves to yourself? Well, instead of getting escorted off the property for trespassing I've got an easier way to get yourself invited! Ha. Continuing with the #WillyWonka theme…we're partnering with @omazeworld and I'm giving away two #GoldenTickets to the lucky
Here's what happened in the Maldives specialty event
Chances are good that an online search of the Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Championship Trophy mentions its reputation as the world’s most luxurious surf competition. Let’s not mince words: It is. Situated on a private coral island in the middle of the Indian Ocean. Surf glassy right-handers at Sultans by day. Sleep in ritzy thatched