Sneak Peek: In This Issue
SURFER PROFILE: DEAN RANDAZZO
Dean Randazzo isn’t just a former World Tour surfer with an eye on trying to crack the Top 32 one more time, he’s also a survivor of multiple bouts with a deadly form of cancer. Kimball Taylor the story of surfing’s toughest man.
THE PERFECT WINTER
A look back at the best season of surf in a generation. From the legendary session to the reappearance of forgotten waves, it was truly the winter of our contentedness.
TEAHUPOO OPENS WITH A BANG
SURFER Staff Photographer Jason Kenworthy was on hand when Tahiti’s uber-slab surf season kicked into gear.
SHANE DORIAN’S NEAR-DEATH HOLD DOWN
Dorian’s first-hand account of his brush with death at Mavericks.
Tiffany Campbell curates a gallery of art created by surfers that don’t exactly fit into the category of “surf art.”
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.