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You Are Here: Raditya Rondi, Asian Surfing Champ

posted by / Blogs / January 4, 2012

You Are Here, Nathan MyersThailand. Malaysia. Kuta Beach. Welcome to the Triple Crown of the Third World.

And meet “Cabul,” Asia’s first and only champ.

February 2012 Issue Wallpaper

posted by / Photos / January 3, 2012

Whittled down from thousands of images to bring you the best nine.

Redress that desktop. Let ‘em sparkle

InfluencING Peter Devries

posted by / Blogs / January 3, 2012

Everything you ever do, see or hear influences your behavior and future decisions.

Tofino’s favorite son influenced a generation of surfers and is now guiding his own kin.

Michael Dunphy // 2011 Clips // 2:13

posted by / Video / January 3, 2012

A year spent travelling to Bali, Mexico and Australia

How good is that below sea-level point wave at 1:13? Sign us up.

10 Photos: One California Day

posted by / Photos / January 2, 2012

SURFING photographer Nate Lawrence takes Nat Young and Nic Hdez to a Central California beachie for some tubes and trouble

Aw, c’mon Nat, you’re bleeding on your swoosh

Conner and Parker Coffin // California // 2:03

posted by / Video / January 2, 2012

The Young Wise Tails return from the holidays with a fresh wintery edit

How good is Conner’s bottom-turn-top-turn combo at the :53 mark? Bravo.

North Shore Chargers // Oahu, Hawaii // 2:21

posted by / Video / January 2, 2012

What dreams are made of — on the North Shore

All the boys shack up with blue-eyed beauties

InfluencING Maya Gabeira

posted by / Blogs / December 30, 2011

Everything you ever do, see or hear influences your behavior and future decisions.

A list of INGs that have developed her character. And what a fine character she’s become.

Your Weekend Sounds Like This, With Mason Ho

posted by / Sounds / December 30, 2011

Five YouTube videos from Mason’s North Shore playlist

“If I really want my dad to watch my clips, there has to be Jimi Hendrix, Santana or some old school jams.”

Matt Meola & Albee Layer // Maui // 2:44

posted by / Video / December 30, 2011

Meola manages to surf through an entire session with a Santa hat

Christmas days arrives bearing gifts — a few very inverted aerials from the 2:10 mark onward

You Are Here: Bradford Schmidt, GoPro Guy

posted by / Blogs / December 29, 2011

You Are Here, Nathan MyersLast month’s little web clip is nearing 6-million views… but they don’t come easy.

GoPro’s ultimate camera geek shares his tips for scoring the clips.

Sherm Moments: Surf Activism in France

posted by / Photos / December 29, 2011

Sherm MomentsMaurice Cole and some pro surfers march to the president’s house.

Stickin’ it to the man, pre-Rastovich

Kolohe Andino // T Street, San Clemente // 2:29

posted by / Video / December 29, 2011

Like a ballet dancer, Kolohe turns and spins on point with precision

Watch him turn his head and follow through at the 0:54 mark.

Eleven Moments That Defined 2011

posted by / Blogs / December 28, 2011

While SURFING Mag tends to keep its focus down the line, we still appreciate a nice look-back now and again. Nathan Myers compiles the moments that defined a year in surfing.

Big surf, Dane, death and groms taking over the world

Milosky Mettle Contender: Ben Wilkinson

posted by / Blogs / December 27, 2011

Milosky MettleAussie-born, North Shore-dwelling carpenter is a big-wave surfer’s big wave surfer

Built like a rugby player and twice as tough

Sean Collins Passes Away

posted by / News / December 27, 2011

Founder of Surfline dies of a heart attack on Monday

Thank you, Sean, for helping us score

2011 Billabong Pipe Masters Flipbook

posted by / Lightbox / December 26, 2011

We revisit the final event of the Vans Triple Crown, The Billabong Pipe Masters in Memory of Andy Irons

And boy were they graced with epic conditions. This is Pipeline in two and a half days

Your Weekend Should Sound Like This, With Sterling Spencer

posted by / Sounds / December 23, 2011

Spencer walks you through his music selection from his new movie, SURF MADNESS!

Some tracks make you feel Indie, some make you want to surf in Crocs

What Would You Say You Do Here? Head ASP judge Richard Porta

posted by / Magazine / December 22, 2011

The ASP judges have a tough job.

Here’s a look inside the mind of head judge Richard Porta>/strong>

He Is The Indistinguishable Aussie

posted by / Magazine / December 22, 2011

Aussie’s are a rare breed.

Chas gives us his explanation for their madness.

Fantasy Corner