Some Barra de la Cruz Action To Get You Psyched For the Corona Open

Some Barra de la Cruz Action To Get You Psyched For the Corona Open

The much-anticipated return of the Corona Open Mexico is currently underway (which you can watch here, by the way). In preparation for the event, Owen Wright, Morgan Cibilic and Luke Swanson went on a lil’ strike mission to Barra...
Dane Reynolds Made an Epic 16-Minute Sizzle Reel

Dane Reynolds Made an Epic 16-Minute Sizzle Reel

Dane Reynolds’ Chapter 11 TV blog is just about the best thing that launched in 2020. While blogging may feel soo last decade to some, Reynolds’ unfiltered keyboard contemplations are a raw, breath of fresh air in this overly curated...
The Five Most Entertaining Wave Pool Edits Of All Time

The Five Most Entertaining Wave Pool Edits Of All Time

This article was produced in partnership with ABC. Be sure to check out the premiere of “The Ultimate Surfer” on Monday, Aug. 23 at 10/9c. Surfing is mainstream. Hot on the heels of surfing’s Olympic debut, “The Ultimate Surfer” reality TV...
Meet the Slab Slayer Who Sleeps at the Foot of Shipstern Bluff

Meet the Slab Slayer Who Sleeps at the Foot of Shipstern Bluff

The majority of those who paddle out at the nightmare of a wave that is Shipstern Bluff get to the harrowing slab by way of a 30-min, not-very-comfortable boat ride. But there are an intrepid few who decide to...
underneath the lip of a crystal clear breaking wave photographed by mat arney

Ocean Literacy & Surfing | Surf Simply

One recurring notion in the study is that surfers are often “intuitively ocean literate”, that they develop ocean literacy unconsciously through the practice of surfing. At the same time, one of the purposes of ocean literacy is to be...
Asher Pacey, Jack Robbo and Parker Coffin Find a Wave-Rich Mexican Utopia

Asher Pacey, Jack Robbo and Parker Coffin Find a Wave-Rich Mexican Utopia

Parker Coffin, Asher Pacey and Jack Robinson are three of 16 surfers involved in Logan Dulien’s upcoming “Snapt4”–a section-based film including so many radical surfers it’ll likely make your head spin (think Seth Moniz, Ian Crane, Clay Marzo). Each...
WSL Announces Return of Mid-Year Cutoff for 2022 'CT Season

WSL Announces Return of Mid-Year Cutoff for 2022 ‘CT Season

Early this morning, the WSL announced major changes coming to the 2022 Championship Tour––the most notable of which involves bringing back the mid-year cut-off that’ll trim down the men’s and women’s fields to 24 men and 12 women after...
Here's What It's Like to Road Trip Through Northwest Africa

Here’s What It’s Like to Road Trip Through Northwest Africa

Towards the tail end of 2019, Torren Martyn and his best mate Ishka Folkwell flew from Australia to England and purchased a beat-up 2008 Ford Transit. For a few thousand dollars, the duo cleaned it up, installed a couple...
Introducing "The Ultimate Surfer" Cast

Introducing “The Ultimate Surfer” Cast

This article was produced in partnership with ABC. Be sure to check out the premiere of “The Ultimate Surfer” on Monday, Aug. 23 at 10/9c. Unlike previous reality television shows that featured a tiny bit of surfing amongst a backdrop...
This is the Epitome of Indonesian Perfection

This is the Epitome of Indonesian Perfection

Nic Von Rupp is back to chasing bottomless pits far and wide. In his latest vlog, the Portuguese tub hound lets us ride shotgun with him as he ventures to Kandui to score the Mentawai dreamscape alongside a few...
Tube Hog Ben Howard Goes Full Send in New Edit

Tube Hog Ben Howard Goes Full Send in New Edit

Tube pig Benny Howard is far from a one-trick wave-riding pony. A master in the art of threading bottomless slabs and equally adept at launching himself above the lip, Howard tends to turn heads (like those of Dave Reynolds...
Carissa Moore and Italo Ferreira Become Surfing's First Olympic Gold Medalists

Carissa Moore and Italo Ferreira Become Surfing’s First Olympic Gold Medalists

For the past four years, surfers far and wide have been speculating about how surfing will land in its Olympic debut and about whether or not the waves will be good enough to do the sport justice. Well over...
Watch Dane Reynolds Surf the Strangest Boards You’ve Ever Seen

Watch Dane Reynolds Surf the Strangest Boards You’ve Ever Seen

“It’s so bizarre and goes sideways so oddly that it’s actually kind of fun,” says Dane Reynolds, of one of the very bizarre and very sideways-going boards he shaped and surfed in the video above. A couple of years ago,...
SURFER Artist Rick Griffin Created the Murphy Cartoon

SURFER Artist Rick Griffin Created the Murphy Cartoon

It’s really hard to measure the impact of a single individual on our sprawling mass of a surfing culture. Yeah, Kelly Slater sold a million pairs of boardshorts and Tom Curren taught us what it meant to live as...
Here's How to Watch Surfing at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics

Here’s How to Watch Surfing at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics

  It’s been a long time coming, but surfing’s inaugural Olympic debut will officially commence in just a few day’s time. Team USA has already got boots on the ground in Japan and the opening ceremony will be kicking off...
These Burrito Boys Master the Art of Punchy Beachbreak Ripping

These Burrito Boys Master the Art of Punchy Beachbreak Ripping

In the new short above, titled “Burrito Boys” (for the many breakfast burritos that were consumed in the making of the film), Nate Tyler, Jake Kelley, Micky Clarke, Dylan Graves and Warren Smith put on a fine display of...
A Surfer's Introduction to Growing Your Own Food

A Surfer’s Introduction to Growing Your Own Food

In 1917, at the start of the United States’ involvement in World War I, President Woodrow Wilson told Americans how they could contribute to the war effort: Plant a garden. There was a food crisis in Europe, and America...
Volcom's New Film "Lobotomy" is the Best Thing Since "Psychic Migrations"

Volcom’s New Film “Lobotomy” is the Best Thing Since “Psychic Migrations”

Back in 2015, Volcom released “Psychic Migrations“, a full-length film that blew the surf world’s collective mind. Filmmaker Ryan Thomas stunned us with his artistic talents while the surfing from guys like Ryan Burch, Ozzie Wright, Balaram Stack and...
Now This is Some Damn Fine Logging

Now This is Some Damn Fine Logging

If you’re searching for a masterclass in how to smooth out your style, look no further than the above edit, filmed by Cole Walton. Featuring steez kings Noah and Levi Slawson, Koby Gilchrist, Saxon Wilson, Mike Stidham, David Arganda...
Kolohe Andino, on the Upcoming Olympic Games

Kolohe Andino, on the Upcoming Olympic Games

In less than a month’s time, Kolohe Andino will be repping Team USA at the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games alongside John John Florence, Carissa Moore and Caroline Marks. His appearance in Japan will mark the first time he’ll be...

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