2009 Shaper Of The Year: Tom Wegener

posted by / News / December 14, 2008

Visiting and getting to interview Tom Wegener was a true pleasure. For the article in SURFING’s Surfboard’s Issue, I wrote […]

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Kelly Slater wins the 2008 Billabong Pipeline Masters

posted by / News / December 12, 2008

CONDITIONS: Willy Wonka’s 8-foot chocolate shack factoryHEATS HELD: Round 4 to the finalsNATURE’S CALL: Time for some crowd control. Rain […]

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2008 Billabong Pipeline Masters Day 2

posted by / News / December 11, 2008

The North Shore smells like charcoal right now as BBQ’s up and down the seven-mile miracle fire up. After another […]

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The Roundtable

posted by / News / December 11, 2008

While you were playing Guitar Hero in between sessions —or punching your time card and hating your job — few […]

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North Shore Couch Tour Update

posted by / News / December 10, 2008

The funniest thing about sleeping on people’s couches is how you wake up every morning. It’s never the same. Sometimes […]

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2008 Billabong Pipeline Masters Day 1

posted by / News / December 10, 2008

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A Bugs Eye View

posted by / News / December 9, 2008

Having entered the official waiting period for the Billabong Pipeline Masters, and with the girls hunkered down on Maui awaiting […]

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Month Of The Shaper: Adam Warden

posted by / News / December 9, 2008

Editor’s Note: In conjunction with our annual Surfboards Issue (On newsstands Nov. 18), we will be posting one interview per […]

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Month of the Shaper: Todd Proctor

posted by / News / December 8, 2008

Editor’s Note: In conjunction with our annual Surfboards Issue (On newsstands Nov. 18), we will be posting one interview per […]

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Month Of The Shaper: Tim Stamps

posted by / News / December 7, 2008

Editor’s Note: In conjunction with our annual Surfboards Issue (On newsstands Nov. 18), we will be posting one interview per […]

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Month Of The Shaper: Timmy Patterson

posted by / News / December 6, 2008

Editor’s Note: In conjunction with our annual Surfboards Issue (On newsstands Nov. 18), we will be posting one interview per […]

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Month Of The Shaper: Bill Johnson

posted by / News / December 5, 2008

Editor’s Note: In conjunction with our annual Surfboards Issue (On newsstands Nov. 18), we will be posting one interview per […]

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CJ Hobgood Wins The O’Neill World Cup of Surfing At Sunset Beach

posted by / News / December 5, 2008

There were no qualifying heroics today. No Cinderella stories with last-minute bombs that produce a Top 45 Golden Ticket. You […]

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North Shore Couch Tour Update

posted by / News / December 5, 2008

So, I stepped out of a training camp and straight into a rap video. Two doors down, at the new-and-super-improved […]

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Save Your Own Trestles

posted by / News / December 4, 2008

Finally. It only took an extra two months, but Surf-First unveiled their online research survey today. But all sources agree: […]

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Stephanie Gilmore Interview

posted by / News / December 4, 2008

Well, she did it. After a bit of a mid-tour yawn, Happy Gilmore made a run in Hawaii for the […]

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North Shore Couch Tour Update

posted by / News / December 3, 2008

Unidentified split an Outer Reef peak, 12/02/08. “Who the f—k are you?!!” This was my rude awakening two nights ago […]

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RAEN Man

posted by / News / December 3, 2008

RAEN team rider Rizal Tanjung Justin Heit is a smart dude. His new line of shades have taken what’s hot […]

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Month Of The Shaper: Glenn Pang

posted by / News / December 3, 2008

Editor’s Note: In conjunction with our annual Surfboards Issue (On newsstands Nov. 18), we will be posting one interview per […]

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Month of the Shaper: Cole Simler

posted by / News / December 3, 2008

Editor’s Note: In conjunction with our annual Surfboards Issue (On newsstands Nov. 18), we will be posting one interview per […]

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