Week In Review
Week In Review
Sneak Peek: In This Issue
SURFER PROFILE: CHRIS DAVIDSON
There are surfers who attain greatness because of who they are (think Slater), and those who’ve attain it because of who they could have become (think Nicky Wood). And then there’s Davo. An underground cult hero in Australia, the 33-year-old has reemerged to take one more shot at being known for his acts, not his potential.
Ten years ago, water-photographer Scott Aichnerâ€”one of SURFER’s most prolific staffersâ€”shot his first cover. Since then, he’s had 22 more and countless spreads. Here, we offer a look at Aichner’s fisheye views from a decade in the tube.
10 BEST SURF TOWNS IN AMERICA
Surf quality, swell consistency, culture, quality of life, cost of livingâ€”these are weighty things to consider if you’re thinking about relocating. So we did the research for you, mashed it up, and popped out SURFER’s very-quasi-annual (we actually haven’t done this since 2002) pick of the top 10 surf towns in the U.S.
Photographer Patrick Trefz visually ties wave-riders to their natural surroundings in his new book, Thread.
SURFER MAG GOES DIGITAL
Purchase your own digital copies of SURFER right here!
Dane Reynolds and cast in 23-minutes of amazing surfing.
The west coast lights up with a stretch of firing winter swell.
The Dry Days
Shots from a season's worth of swells in Bali.
Early Winter with JJF
John John Florence dodges crowds and photographers while scoring at home.
The Year's Best
The best images of the year from the best surf photographers in the world.