Quiksilver bids adieu to their 23-year union with The Champ
In case you live under a rock, Kelly Slater recently announced that he’ll no longer be sporting the iconic red and white Quiksilver logo. After a 23-year partnership that spanned 11 world titles, 54 World Tour victories, and countless other accolades, there’s sure to be some heartfelt reminiscing on what once was by both parties. […]
Bethany Hamilton walks us through the intricacies of surfing with only one arm
Bethany Hamilton sharing exactly how she is able to surf with just one arm. From battling through the shorebreak to taking off late on overhead waves, it's remarkable to watch her in action. This is how she does it.
Kelly Slater joins forces with the comedian in a spoof video that pits surfers against endangered animals
Why would you want to raise the river when you can move the ocean? That’s the common sense solution Will Ferrell offers to counter Robert Redford’s movement to help endangered species along the Colorado River delta. Ferrell confesses his concern for surfers around the 1:40 mark and then Kelly Slater pops in around 2:20. Slater […]
More than 100,000 gallons of oil spilled in channel outside of Galveston, Texas
On Saturday, an oil barge collided with another ship in the Houston Shipping Channel, resulting in the barge leaking more than 100,000 gallons of oil in to the Gulf Coast.
Filmmaker Aaron Lieber's slowed down visions of surfing
Excuse the other sports, stay for the surfing. Enjoy this eye candy from the lens of Aaron Lieber.
The friendly marine mammal slammed into a bodyboarder off the coast of Australia
An Australian bodyboarder spent his 27th birthday in horrible fashion. While surfing south of Sydney, a dolphin slammed into his back, causing him extreme pain and ripping off his wetsuit. The bodyboarder was airlifted to a hospital and reportedly has no broken bones, just some internal bruising.
The Billabong girls team on location in Sumbawa
What an enviable life these girls live. The Hello Paradise web series documents the Billabong girls team surfing and shooting photos for their Spring/Summer 2014 collection while in Indonesia. Enjoy.
New Indonesian surf discovery three hours from the sea
More news on the wave pool front. A guy named Fred has been building small-scale wave machines since 2008 and posting the results on his YouTube channel. He started with a machine powered by a truck, which made the most perfect tiny wave that anybody’s ever seen. And now he’s unleashed video of his newest […]
Storm surf along the California coast wreaks havoc in Santa Barbara
Patrons of Moby Dick Restaurant in Santa Barbara received much more than they paid for when a wave crashed through the glass windows. The restaurant, which looks out towards the harbor, was known for having a full ocean view, but now it’s better known for being a little too close to the water. Here’s another […]