December 2011

Sneak Peek: In This Issue

  • Antihero

    Nathan Fletcher’s long road to recognition.

  • The Crush

    Is Indonesia equipped to handle the ever-growing influx of traveling surfers? Or will it choke on its own popularity.

  • Sifting the Wreckage

    On a trip from New York to the storm-ravaged Outer Banks, a group of surfers realizes that chasing hurricanes can make you second-guess everything, including your own character.

  • Borrowed Boards: Santa Barbara

    Lewis Samuels shares boards and waves with the 10-time World Champ at Rincon.

  • Finders Keepers

    How an average joe became a custodian of surf history.

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