Points of Interest: Vans US Open of Surfing

News

US Open of SURFINGThe commotion starts tomorrow

How to navigate surfing’s most beloved mess

Matt King and Pama Davies // South Coast, NSW // 2:07

Video

A weekend means hours and hours of uninterrupted water time

The boys collect clips on their days off

Mason Barnes // South Pacific // 3:04

Video

The South Pacific ain’t always rainbows and popsicles

This is the darker side of paradise

Eric Geiselman // El Salvador // 4:40

Video

Post-eye injury, Geiselman heads to Central America in an edit called Chocolate Barrels

Brown water + recent eye injury?

Youthless: A Billabong Grom Flick // 16:08

Video

Billabong’s best 14-16 year olds in Hawaii and Australia

Griffin Colapinto nails the final section

2013 Rip Curl GromSearch Kewalos

News

Hawaiian youth gone wild on the South Shore

16 surfers are going going back back to Cali Cali

Dragon Announces Miss Mansfield Finalists

News

The model search discovered too many pretty faces

Which angel would you like to see go from pixel to ink?

Sam Hammer & Mike Gleason // New Jersey // 3:03

Video

Hurricane Sandy delivers more than destruction–at least for one day

Dark tubes before dark times

Michael Dunphy // Mainland Mexico // 2:28

Video

Like the forward shuffle in the tube?

Mr. Dunphy takes a page out of Curren’s book

Dueling Keyboards: #missingmygirl

Blogs

Dueling KeyboardsAn argument about the trend of expressing love and longing via Instagram

Chas Smith, Brendan Buckley: en garde!

Sounds: Chrome Sparks

Magazine, Sounds

September issue’s hard hitting DJ nerd

Wait, there’s an actual drummer?

New Era #ILoveHB Instagram Contest

News

Take some photos at the Vans US Open of Surfing and post them to Instagram

…for a chance to win some gear from New Era and Surfing Magazine.

September Issue 2013 SURFING Magazine

Magazine

Crashing the party

The extraordinary and erratic career of professional surfing

Nate Yeomans & Ethan Carlston // San Clemente // 2:22

Video

Quick clips from some mid-summer swell

The goofy-footers go left, then right. Then left.

2013 Oakley Pro Bali Flipbook

Lightbox

Locked Up Abroad

Here’s our exclusive look at Bali behind bars

Fishtales News Episode 7: Oakley Pro Bali // 2:58

Video

The Fish breaks down and analyzes highlights from Bali

“It’s no surprise that Parko won. The big nose bandit was throwing his beak into every section Keramas gave him.” — Paul Fisher

Luke Cederman // Raglan, New Zealand // 1:55

Video

#selfies from inside the tube

Well played, lad

Neptune Place: Episode 2 // San Diego // 2:23

Video

A summer surf series by Derek Dunfee

Ain’t she a moody little slab

Austin Smith-Ford // Santa Cruz // 2:28

Video

Austin goes right in Nothing Left

From the East to the West

Baby Take It Off!: Dustin Barca, GMO Combatant

Blogs

Baby! Take it offThe vehement Kauiian tackles a big issue

And it’s seeded in science

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