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Today's SwellWatch: Friday, Oct 24 2014

Out of Office Reply: Within Jaws

posted by / Blogs / January 6, 2012

Out of Office ReplyAlbee Layer packs an inside bowl at Peahi and emerges unscathed to talk about it.


So, we talk to him about it

Your Weekend Should Sound Like This, With Eric Geiselman

posted by / Sounds / January 6, 2012

Eric Geiselman’s music dictates his mood

Let’s replace all his music with amping tunes. Maybe it’ll get him on tour for 2013

Sherm Moments: Much Respect

posted by / Photos / January 5, 2012

Sherm MomentsA portrait of Kala Alexander

Kala calls him Steve and Steve calls him friend

Andino, Davis & Crew // Salt Creek // 1:05

posted by / Video / January 5, 2012

With bellies full of holiday cheer — the day after Christmas delivers more presents

Does chest-high sets really get any better? Sans the crowd — of course

Instagram: Nat Young (@nat_young)

posted by / Photos / January 4, 2012

iPhone camera + Instagram filters

Mr. Young on Hawaii, wiffle ball, Big Sur, and doubling as Harry Potter

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

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