Real Hoverboards! Sharks! Wipeouts! Rob Lowe skirts death on a surfboard!


This one’s dedicated to the winter beatdowns that we all know and love. Take it away, Onyx.

Hoverboards, Finally!

It’s not exactly Back to the Future II levels of awesome, but it is, technically a hoverboard. Sort of.

ICYMI: Julia Mancuso Charges

For Olympic skiing gold medalist Julia Mancuso, charging big Cloudbreak is nothing compared to bombing down a mountain at over 70mph. Or maybe it’s the other way around. I don’t know. I’ve never done either.

Inflatable Surf Reef?

You really should have patented that idea you’ve always had for an inflatable surf reef. Perth’s Troy Bottegal is riding his “Airwave” design to the Kickstarter riches. You blew it.


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Sharks From the Air

Sometimes it’s best not to know what may be sharing the lineup with you.

Wine Tasting with G-Mac

Look out Anthony Bourdain. G-mac is coming for you. As he is coming for us all.

Bloody Hell Rob Lowe

Rob Lowe, having never before seen his own blood, courageously tweets photo of surf “injury.” Coincidentally, it was a very slow news day in Australia.

Aloha from Sanuk

This winter, Sanuk wants to send you to the island of Oahu.

| posted on October 24, 2014

Random happenings in surf for the week of October 15.

  • anon e mouse

    That airwave thing doesn’t stand a chance. See history of previous artificial reef attempts.