August 2011

Sneak Peek: In This Issue

  • The 100 Best Waves

    Our ranking of the greatest surf spots on the planet.

  • No. 101: The best freshwater wave we could find

    Jamie Sterling scores a frigid left on the shores of Lake Superior.

  • Waves

    Six surfers share their thoughts on the surf spots they hold dearest.

  • Your Best Wave is Still Out There

    Steve Hawk gets the wave of his life with a little help from Shane Dorian and Dave Rastovich.

  • Coolangatta: Death of a Surf Town

    Has Australia’s favorite surf town been loved to death?

  • Locavore

    Contrary to popular belief, the best wave in the world may be closer than you think.

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