Sneak Peek: In This Issue
The Perfect Day
Taj Burrow’s fleeting encounter with Australia’s rarest right.
Kelly Slater and friends escape to a fickle South Pacific atoll.
Of Movies and Mavericks
The world’s best big-wave surfers are convinced that the latest Hollywood surf flick will be the first authentic depiction of surfing on the big screen. Maybe it’s because they’re all on the payroll.
With the help of his father and his coach, Kolohe Andino plans to win his first world title before he turns 20.
Back from the Brink
Buttons Kaluhiokalani revolutionized surfing, but when the establishment couldn’t accept his free-wheeling approach it nearly killed him.
Eye of the Storm
Escaping a weather-ravaged Kuta to find perfection on Bali’s southern coast.
The 2012 Surfboard Buyer’s guide
Everything you need to know about your next surfboard.