Arts and Culture
Sneak Peek: In This Issue
Death and Glory
Matt Warshaw describes the shattering end of the greatest rivalry in surfing history.
The SURFER Interview: Kelly Slater
The 10-time world champion talks with SURFER just before the biggest win of his career.
Sean Doherty takes us through the most tumultuous four days in surfing history, as one hero falls and the other achieves immortality in Puerto Rico.
The AI Swell
Pipeline turned nearly perfect the day after Andy Iron’s memorial on Kauai, allowing friends to celebrate his life in the barrels that he loved.
Three Days of Mourning
Janna Irons recounts her experience in Kauai as the tiny island community comes together to remember its favorite son.
The 2011 Surfboard Buyer’s Guide
Absolutely everything you need to know to pick your next stick.
Six waves that will keep you enamored until the end of your days.