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Today's SwellWatch: Monday, Dec 22 2014

Cover Drop: November 2012 Issue Cover

posted by / Magazine / September 3, 2012

Hint: He’s a he. And yes, he’s that high above the lip

Can you guess who?

Chas Goes Right: With Sterling In Pensacola

posted by / Blogs / September 3, 2012

From the RNC and straight to the surf…

With a short stop in Tebowtown

WAR(d) Stories: Pipeline // 9:26

posted by / Video / August 31, 2012

“Wardo’s tube riding… hands down one of the best guys in the world.” — Andy Irons

He’s not afraid to take his lickings — in and out of the water

Baby Cobras, Young Shooters: DJ Struntz

posted by / Photos / August 31, 2012

Baby CobrasSURFING Senior Staff Photographers tell how they got their starts — when there wasn’t a contest like this

DJ Struntz worked his way from a graduate degree in Biology to a staff photographer position at SURFING

Chas Goes Right: the Republican National Convention

posted by / Blogs / August 31, 2012

Chas is greeted by campaign managers, senators and J-Lo’s fiat — all in “cracker country”

The “surf vote” gets him in the convention

Julian Wilson + Jordy Smith // Reunion Island // 2:35

posted by / Video / August 31, 2012

They didn’t go to Reunion to surf St. Leu, but when the swell got too big, it was the only option

Jules and Jords trade off lefts. It’s a healthy rivalry, obviously

Cory Lopez // Costa Rica // 4:13

posted by / Video / August 30, 2012

Matt Biolos calls him the “hardest working man in surfing”

The label apparent in his last Central American voyage

Maxime Huscenot // Reunion Island + J Bay // 4:33

posted by / Video / August 30, 2012

Flawless Reunion island straight into pumping Jeffreys Bay

Jeremy Flores protege in training

Julian Wilson // Reunion Island // 2:41

posted by / Video / August 29, 2012

The November issue will feature Julian Wilson and Jordy Smith facing off in puntable Reunion Island conditions

Aerial surfing of new magnitudes. Lets get technical

Chas Goes Right

posted by / Blogs / August 29, 2012

Follow SURFING’s Chas Smith through Florida to see if his deep-seeded disdain for the Sunshine State is warranted, or if he falls in love.

With notes from the surf and the Republican National Convention. #chasgoesright

TWLOHA: Fears vs Dreams

posted by / Photos / August 29, 2012

To Write Love On Her Arms asks the surf world: “What’s your biggest fear and what’s your greatest dream?”

Innermost feelings reveled. What are your fears and dreams?

October 2012 Issue Wallpaper

posted by / Photos / August 29, 2012

From ink to pixels, the Brazil issue imagery gets formatted specially for your desktop

So daze off between emails and spreadsheets to south of the equator

Rob Machado // Frame of Mind // 3:52

posted by / Video / August 29, 2012

Rob on Al Merrick, surfboard experimentation, playing music, and linking maneuvers

“In order to move forward we need to look to the past to see where we came from.” — Rob Machado

Unfiltered Mayhem

posted by / News / August 28, 2012

…Lost’s Matt Biolos sends a poignant message to America’s surfing youth.

Freedom of speech, a beautiful thing

Thornton, Cohen, Schweizer // Mainland Mexico // 3:05

posted by / Video / August 28, 2012

An extended stay in Mexico’s wild west looks and sounds a bit like an extended Corona commercial

The boys will drink to that

Pedro Scooby // Mainland Mexico // 1:54

posted by / Video / August 28, 2012

Lining up at this beachie isn’t a problem when you’ve got a four stroke

Scooby enjoys the fruits of his jet ski driver’s labor

Kolohe Andino // San Clemente // 5:39

posted by / Video / August 27, 2012

Kolohe puts on a clinic in his backyard before being sent to the clinic for ankle x-rays

“He’s America’s Mick Fanning,” says Jimmicane. Would you concur?

Greasy + Lemmy (Mick + Parko) // Doped Youth // 3:54

posted by / Video / August 27, 2012

Congrats to Greasy and Lemmy on meeting up in the final at the Billabong Pro Tahiti!

Now some comedy from the Coolie boys

Baby Cobras, Young Scribes: Chas Smith

posted by / Blogs / August 27, 2012

Baby CobrasSURFING Staff Writers tell how they got their starts — when there wasn’t a contest like this

Chas Smith found his start in the Middle East of all places. Right underneath Osama Bin Laden’s nose.

You Are Here: Jack Coleman, Filmmaker

posted by / Blogs / August 27, 2012

You Are Here, Nathan MyersHe’s a celluloid man living in a digital age…

…and if he can’t make dollars, at least he makes sense.

Fantasy Corner