“A Day in Port-A” … Your Next Surf Trip: Texas?

I’ve talked a bit about the Texas surf culture in the past (need a reminder? Click HERE). It’s an eclectic mix of weirdness and stoke. Having lived in the state for two years, you can believe me when I say that good surf is extremely rare, decent … [Read more...]

Stunning Surf Photography Book: Distant Shores

Chris Burkard has released a new collection of remote surf photography, and it's absolutely stunning. Distant Shores is a powerful book that draws you in, captures you, and whisks you away to experience every awe-inspiring moment. With each page … [Read more...]

Surf Book Fundraiser to help Bryan Knowles

Some of you may know Bryan Knowles, he is a shaper from San Clemente, CA, runs surfpoetry.com and is the "Rider in Chief" for Ride Anything Surfboards. Bryan wrote a childrens surfing book and is raising funds needed to get the book published.  … [Read more...]

Garret McNamara Biggest Wave Ever? We’re Not So Sure, Hold The Applause

"Half the people think I'm out of my mind … and half are just - I think they all think I'm crazy, actually."  -Garret McNamara after riding 90-foot beast off the coast of Nazare, Portugal All the media outlets (alot of people in suits) are … [Read more...]

Justin Matteson Gets Ass Kicked at Nightclub

Justin tells the story how, when he was in South Africa for a surf trip, he cracks his ankle and gets his lip busted open.  The is very important stuff in the world of surfing, more important than Kelly Slater winning again...     … [Read more...]

Post a Comment, Win a Free iSurf App for the iPAD!!

Post a Comment, Win a Free iSurf App for the iPAD!!

Our friends over at iSurf Magazine have this sweet new surf app for the iPad, and have given us 5 free promo copies for us to giveaway...to the first 5 readers that post the most convincing reason in the comments section to this article.  Post away … [Read more...]

The Best Surf Interview Ever!! Check This Surfer Dude

The Best Surf Interview Ever!! Check This Surfer Dude

Umm, yeah, so this San Diego surfer is totally pulling the leg of the reporter, who buys into his ridiculous surf lingo, lock, stock and barrel. Still funny as hell though... … [Read more...]

How to Pack Your Surfboard Travel Bag

How to Pack Your Surfboard Travel Bag

With the ridiculous increase in baggage fees, I am not sure how many surfers will be traveling with their surfboards this season. But for those of you who are either die hards or just lucky enough to be traveling to a surf destination that … [Read more...]

Miki Dora Interview Footage – all surfers should watch

Miki Dora Interview Footage – all surfers should watch

If you're a surfer of any kind, you'll find Miki Dora's prognostications on surfing to be pretty deep. This is a guy, who, by all accounts, railed against the commercialization of the "sport" and who would no doubt be rolling in his grave at the kids … [Read more...]

Gerry Lopez Book SURF IS WHERE YOU FIND IT Lessons for Surfers & Trestles

Surf Is Where You Find It Book

Gerry Lopez, Hawaiian legend and excellent writer, penned a book called, Surf is Where You Find It that we recently checked out.  It's a fantastic book that you should read. In one particular chapter in the book, he describes the scene one day where … [Read more...]

Alex Knost unplugged, the world pukes in its collective mouth a little

Okay, so most of the surfing world already knows that Alex Knost is a guy you either love or hate.  You can admire his surfing both on a longboard, where his unique style and progressive surfing is almost unrivaled, or on a shortboard, where he can … [Read more...]

KOOK by Peter Heller, Book Review

KOOK Book

"You f%cking kook, get out of the water!...were you born on planet kook?!".  The answer is yes, at least initially.  This book was written by a Kook, Peter Heller is his name.  He never surfed a day in his life until he was 45yrs old and after … [Read more...]

Perils of pearling while “surfing”

Perils of pearling while “surfing”

Ahh yes. Goat boats. We're sure it's quite a rush to surf down the face of a wave in a big mofo of a boat. But, as any kook knows, pearling happens from time to time. It can be rescued. You've got to push yourself off of the deck of your board etc. … [Read more...]

I can’t believe they had the balls to make the drop on those logs

I can’t believe they had the balls to make the drop on those logs

Some vintage footage of surfers at Sunset, Pipe, Waiamea in the 1960s, including George Downing, Ricky Grigg, Greg Noll and Mike Doyle. As the narrator says a couple of looooooong rides into this video: "And that's what you call really getting … [Read more...]

Time Lapse surfboard shaping is really, really cool

Watching a surfboard get shaped is pretty fun - it just goes to show you what goes into to making a custom made surfboard. There's! a! lot! of! flipping!! This time lapse shaping vid is brought to you by Rick Malwitz surfboards. … [Read more...]

How to make a longboard – out wood, starring Greg Noll, Doc Ball, LeRoy Grannis and Lorrin Harrison

How to make a longboard – out wood, starring Greg Noll, Doc Ball, LeRoy Grannis and Lorrin Harrison

Wow. This vid is pretty awesome for those into surfing nostalgia. (And we all are, ain't we!). Here you'll see a bunch of old guys (old guys rule blah blah blah) carving, literally, a log out of...a log. They even start the project with a massive … [Read more...]

Joyful Joisey Barrels

A November session in New Jersey, with some tight little rights. Nicely done by New Jersey kings Sam "The Hammer" Hammer and Clay Pollioni. Musak by the Ting Tings. … [Read more...]

A surfer getting spit out of a barrel won’t get you pregnant

A surfer getting spit out of a barrel won’t get you pregnant

Metaphor time! If getting barreled is the closest thing to an orgasm, than this is the closest a man will ever get to a woman's. It's common knowledge that a female orgasm last much longer compared to a Male's, and to put this in layman's terms, a … [Read more...]

“10 of the Worlds Biggest and Best Barrels”

“10 of the Worlds Biggest and Best Barrels”

Um…that a big statement by ‘SurferConky Productions', but these rides are definitely top contenders. … [Read more...]

Sick playmobil surfing

Sick playmobil surfing

This video is sick and should be shown to groms and budding surfing filmmakers everywhere. I haven't played with Playmobil in like, three months! The tubes are basically perfect. Love it. … [Read more...]