Surfing

mental health

How People Are Navigating the Mental Health Crisis With 'Surf Therapy'

The term itself has only been in common usage for the last five years or so, but it's so effective that charities like The Wave Project have now established referral pathways with the NHS.
Harry Harris
6.6.19
adventure

Hainan is the Island Behind China’s Bid to be a Surfing Superpower

Surfing used to be a dirty pastime in the People's Republic, until Olympic dreams changed everything
Jamie Fullerton
1.8.19
adventure

How a Sleepy Fishing Town Became the World’s Most Dangerous Surf Spot

The story of Nazaré, and the big wave surfers who risk their lives to ride there.
Ben Mondy
11.26.18
movies

People Are Saying This Christian Surfing Movie Is the Next 'The Room'

'Surfer: Teen Confronts Fear' is a surreal meditation on faith and surfing, with the writer/director/producer also starring as a ghost made of squid ink.
Grant Pardee
3.30.18
Surfing

Inside Indonesia's Most Deadly Wave

Some lineups are empty for a reason.
Jed Smith
3.28.18
Sports

Inside the Campaign to Make Surfing California's Official Sport

It's kind of amazing that it isn't already.
Jennifer Swann
1.23.18
Travel

There's a Tiny Surf Paradise On the Edge of One of China's Biggest Cities

Shredding with the beach boys and surfer girls of Shenzhen's Xichong beach.
Jun
1.22.18
Australia Today

Surfers Gulp So Much Poo-Laced Seawater That They’re Carrying Antibiotic Resistant E. Coli

A study from the UK shows, yet again, how our antibiotics are failing. That, and British beaches are gross.
VICE Staff
1.16.18
News

Man Survives Shark Attack and Inevitably Appears on Morning Television

"So when it happened I was like, 'Just do what Mick did, just punch it in the nose'.”
Tim Scott
11.15.17
Photos

Photos of New Zealand's Most Hypnotic Surf Break

Be lulled.
Sara Guix
10.19.17
Surfing

Watch This Man Surf Actual Waves on a Flatscreen Television

Prepare for the puns.
Jason Koebler
10.7.17
Year 2050

Why Surfers Should Worry About Climate Change

By 2050, surf spots around the world will have been impacted by rising seas.
Mike Pearl
6.26.17
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