Owen WrightPosts

A Chat With ASP Head Judge Richard Porta

posted by / Blogs / March 8, 2012

From our February 2012 issue, SURFING talks with ASP head judge Richard Porta to discuss style, criteria and some controversial calls…

Adriano v. Owen (Rio), Parko v. Julian (Trestles) and Taj v. Travis (France) revealed

Owen Wright // Pipeline // 2:25

posted by / Video / February 8, 2012

Owen “Avatar” Wright discusses his best Hawaii season to date

Double-grab aerials have been fading away — for good reason. Owen implements double-hand stalls and gets deeper in the tube. Jimmicane, what’s your stance here?

Ten Photos: Favorite Places to Shoot With Nate Lawrence

posted by / Photos / January 17, 2012

Nate’s a man that knows what he likes and here’s 10 photos that showcase it

Water angles, helicopters, and Indonesia — all the best from the best

Mikey Wright // Lenox Head // 1:26

posted by / Video / January 16, 2012

He’s 15. He’s Owen’s little brother. He’s also the under 16 Aus champ

Older brother and sister have written the map, Mikey just needs to navigate it

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>

Owen, Dillon, Evan, Conner // Lost Atlas Lost Session // 2:37

posted by / Video / December 5, 2011

The Young Wise Tails dig through some old files and find hidden gold — virgin footage

Let’s give all our favorite videographers a shovel — just to see what they might find

Rip Curl Pro Search San Francisco: The City

posted by / Lightbox / November 17, 2011

The warmest summer I ever spent was a fall in San Francisco

THE DRAGON TALES// Chapter I: Owen Wright

posted by / Video / November 10, 2011

With a flowing swagger, he moves through the water with distinctive flair, hinting of even greater performances yet to be unveiled…

Best of Three: Kelly Slater Victorious at Lowers

posted by / Lightbox / October 14, 2011

In round III, Kelly bests Owen to take the lead in the series: Kelly 2, Owen 1.

This may just be our best work yet

Best of Three: Owen Claims New York

posted by / Lightbox / October 11, 2011

Owen Wright evens the scores and cashes in

Round 2: Kelly 1, Owen 1

Best of Three: Kelly Wins Tahiti

posted by / Lightbox / October 11, 2011

Teahupo’o comes alive living up to it’s infamous reputation.

Round 1: Kelly 1, Owen 0

Hurley Lowers Pro Final Day: Slater Wins Re-Rematch

posted by / Photos / September 22, 2011

As Brett Simpson tweeted yesterday: “They maybe should just make every comp Owen vs. Kelly, that’s what these judges want! Nobody has a chance.”

Tahiti, New York, Trestles — Round 3 goes to Slater

2011 Hurley Lowers Pro Day 1

posted by / News / September 19, 2011

And The Song Remains the Same.

Top seeds dominate, Kelly & Owen win, Julian Wilson posts highest heat total

Quiksilver Pro New York Final Day: Owen Wright Victorious

posted by / News / September 10, 2011

“September 9th, 2011 is now officially the greatest day in East Coast surfing history. It really could not get any better. “ –Jimmicane

Sherm’s Gallery: NYC Vol. 1

posted by / News, Photos / September 7, 2011

Moments from around and beyond the Quiksilver Pro, as captured through the lens of Steve Sherman

…and the lips of Bobby Martinez

Owen Wright + Dragon = Signature Glass

posted by / News / August 1, 2011

Dragon Introduces Owen Wright Signature Glass

SURFING x Rip Curl Present The Search

posted by / News / May 25, 2011

A large format, 100-page special collaboration issue from us and the Curl to you

The Search is out. Search it out

10 in 2010: The Year in Photos

posted by / Photos / December 22, 2010

A visual eulogy for the dying year, from SURFING’s traveling photo team. Part 2 in a series.
Words and photos by Tom Carey

Five Photos by Nate Lawrence, Vol. 4

posted by / News / November 1, 2010

A high-performance Owen Wright pictorial

Sherm’s Europa Vol. 2

posted by / News / October 18, 2010

Moments from Portugal, with the ASP in the throes of history

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