A Bugs Eye View

posted by / News / December 18, 2008

A simply outstanding series of events that made up the {{{Vans}}} Triple Crown of Surfing. Of course, with the Billabong […]

WQS Update With Al Hunt

posted by / News / December 15, 2008

Congratulations to everyone that achieved their goals on the men’s, women’s and longboard tours in either the ASP Dream Tour […]

North Shore Couch Tour Update

posted by / News / December 15, 2008

It’s 4:40 on a sleepy Sunday afternoon on the North Shore and I’m sitting in the hallway again. It’s a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

2008 Billabong Pipeline Masters Day 1

posted by / News / December 10, 2008

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: […]

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 […]

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 […]