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Rip Curl Gromsearch: New Smyrna Beach

posted by / Event, News / August 13, 2012

The third stop of the Rip Curl Gromsearch concluded on Sunday with varying 2-3ft New Smyrna Beach conditions.

Local boy Daniel Glenn took the win in the highly contested 16/Under final

Girl in Just a Shirt, October 2012 Issue: Emily Valdez

posted by / Photos / August 13, 2012

Outtakes from our October 2012 issue

She’s our friend’s gal. What can we really say?

The Brazil Situation: It Is Here, It Is Real

posted by / Magazine / August 10, 2012

Chas gets f–ked up with some truth

The Brazilians are alright

Get-N Classic Cutting Room Floor: South Africa Part II

posted by / Video / August 10, 2012

Dylan Graves, Tanner Gudauskas, Nathan Florence, and Ivan Florence share some fond memories from the bottom of Africa

Sharks, girls crying and J Bay. Hooray

Eric Geiselman Joins Hex

posted by / News / August 9, 2012

The eldest Geiselman adds a second set of Hexes to his board

Yep, he’s stoked to be on the program

Threat: Jesse Mendes

posted by / Magazine / August 9, 2012

This month’s threat…

Introducing Jesse Mendes

Chris Ward Wins Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang

posted by / Event, News, Photos / August 9, 2012

Bali’s most prestigious event, the Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang, went down yesterday in flawless conditions

California’s Chris Ward took the victory with last minute heroics

THETDWS: Waking Rio

posted by / Magazine / August 9, 2012

Spotty memories from Rio

Maybe it was just a dream

Girl: Silvana Lima

posted by / Magazine / August 9, 2012

She’s a 4’9″ ball of power

Watch out for her air game too

Twisted Matt Meola

posted by / Photos / August 9, 2012

Matt pulls a Cork 360 in our September Issue. See it here, and learn more about Matt’s intimate relationship with the air.

They’re pretty much going steady

The Pope’s Living Room Recap

posted by / US Open of Surfing 2012 / August 7, 2012

US Open of SURFINGThe Pope’s Living Room provided entertainment and cold beverages for every night of the US Open.

…and we might just make this a regular occurrence. Shall we? Let’s join the tour.

ZEAL Optics Welcomes Surfer Leila Hurst to the Team

posted by / News / August 7, 2012

With a laundry list of accomplishments and still in her teen years, big things ahead for this Kauaian

Without doubt, she’s thrilled to be apart of the team

2012 US Open Photo Recap

posted by / US Open of Surfing 2012 / August 6, 2012

US Open of SURFINGJulian Wilson defeats Miguel Pupo in trying conditions on the final day of the US Open.

And sure enough, he’s over the moon

Julian Wilson Victorious at the 2012 US Open of Surfing

posted by / US Open of Surfing 2012 / August 5, 2012

US Open of SURFING…and Lakey Peterson wins the final event on the women’s World Tour

Give it up for a progressive week of surfing, adult beverages, and your new champ, Mr. Wilson

Sketches By Ozzie Wright

posted by / News / August 3, 2012

Ozzie Wright shares his drawings with us on a recent SURFING trip to Samoa.

“And that one’s just an alien riding a unicorn”

Shawn Parkin Wins the 2012 Follow The Light Grant

posted by / News, Photos / August 3, 2012

With all the success from previous winners, we anticipate what Shawn Parkin will accomplish in the upcoming years.

Keep up the good work, finalists

Lars Musschoot // Belgium // 3:43

posted by / Video / July 31, 2012

Belgium isn’t just beer, chocolate and babes

Lars shows your the ocean — even if it resembles their beer and chocolate

2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Sarah Lee

posted by / Photos / July 30, 2012

Five finalists remain in the running for the Follow the Light grant. Here’s five unseen images

Mrs. Lee, not to be confused with packaged food — just well packaged photos

Oli Adams // United Kingdom // 4:26

posted by / Video / July 30, 2012

Oli’s journey takes him on a personal conquest in frigid temps

What bravado!

Billabong’s Design For Humanity 2012

posted by / Photos, Swim / July 27, 2012

We gathered together Wednesday evening to celebrate humanity by rubbing elbows with beautiful people and toasting to the good cause

But do we really need a good excuse to have a good time?