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California: From Diego To The Bay

posted by / Magazine, Photos / March 22, 2012

This was a big issue

Here’s a little more eye candy for your viewing pleasure

California: Lightbox

posted by / Lightbox, Photos / March 22, 2012

In Pacific Grove there is a law on the books establishing a $500 fine for molesting butterflies

Flip through this lighbox for more fun facts on the Golden State

Back to School: 2012 Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast

posted by / Lightbox / March 22, 2012

School’s back in session and back-to-tour shopping is complete

It is our pleasure to present to you the class of 2013.

California Surf Town: Santa Cruz

posted by / Magazine / March 22, 2012

The “original” surf city

Santa Cruz’s past, present and future

Greg Noll // Signature Trunks // 5:23

posted by / Video / March 22, 2012

Billabong and Greg Noll collaborate to create a limited edition of his “Jailbird” trunks

We don’t throw around “badass” too often, but Da Bull is badass

Cody Thompson & Fisher Heverly // Central America // 3:52

posted by / Video / March 22, 2012

When life gives Cody lemons — he makes lemonade. When nature strips him of his boardshorts — he still gets shacked.

Some deep tubes and full-rotation aerials in very playful Central America

Alpinestars Presents: ONE GOAL. ONE VISION. In Motion

posted by / News / March 20, 2012

A 3 minute and 39 second examination of Alpinestars’ nearly 50-year commitment to racing and action sports

Ten Photos: Tom Carey’s CA Winter

posted by / Photos / March 19, 2012

Tom Carey is a one man traveling circus of action photos, here are ten he chose from this past winter.

And Tommy Gun sure can shoot

NSSA Surfer of the Month: Jake Davis

posted by / News, NSSA Blog / March 18, 2012

He bagged the first victory of the NSSA season

He’s on the heels of his brother’s success

Swimsuit Issue 2012

posted by / Swim / March 16, 2012

Our annual issue of bikinis and beauties is on sale April 3. Excited? We are.

Here are 47 sexy seconds to whet your appetite

Winter Photos: Pete’s Picks

posted by / Photos / March 16, 2012

The fourteen best images to come across the desk of Peter Taras

Airs, hacks and everything in between

Your Weekend Should Sound Like This, With Mitch Coleborn

posted by / Sounds / March 16, 2012

Mitch keeps his favs pre-21st Century.

‘Cause Fleetwood Mac is timeless, right?

Gabriel Medina // North Shore, Oahu // 9:15

posted by / Video / March 14, 2012

He’s Brazil’s Kolohe — master of aerials and fin wafts in cordial-sized surf

However, a very successful Hawaiian season shattered all preconceived notions and established him as a serious contender in all conditions

Taj Burrow // San Clemente // 2:52

posted by / Video / March 12, 2012

Taj and Matt “Mayhem” Biolos collaborate and the results are stellar — he’s currently sitting in first on the World Tour

Bigger aerials and snappier maneuvers. Could it yield a World Title?

Ten Photos: Jimmicane’s California Winter

posted by / Photos / March 12, 2012

10 action photos in the order they were shot from January and February 2012.

Jimmicane’s been giving it hell up and down the coast…with positivity

Brett Simpson // Gold Coast, Australia // 6:45

posted by / Video / March 12, 2012

A short film documenting Brett Simpson’s first event on the World Tour in 2012

And there were moments of brilliance. One of the moves of the events @3:38

Your Weekend Should Sound Like This, With Torrey Meister

posted by / Sounds / March 9, 2012

Torrey Meister rolls out his weekend playlist

A mix of calming and amping beats to kick-start your Friday

A Chat With ASP Head Judge Richard Porta

posted by / Blogs / March 8, 2012

From our February 2012 issue, SURFING talks with ASP head judge Richard Porta to discuss style, criteria and some controversial calls…

Adriano v. Owen (Rio), Parko v. Julian (Trestles) and Taj v. Travis (France) revealed

Nat Young // Santa Cruz // 2:13

posted by / Video / March 8, 2012

Santa Cruz lefts are a rare sight — like a Humback whale or the Charlotte Bobcats winning streak

So Nat attacks. Check out how much control he has going backwards through the transition @1:26

San Sebastián Surf Film Festival 10th Edition

posted by / News / March 7, 2012

From June 4th to June 10, old town San Sebastián will host a variety of surf related films and projects