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
6.5.19
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
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
6.27.17
the kelly slater wavepool experience

​Watch Surfing Legend Kelly Slater's Mind-Boggling POV Wave Pool Experience

Plus a bonus lesson on the broader implications of the phenomenon that is Kelly Slater and his sublime wavepool creation.
Jed Smith
3.7.17
Ian Walsh

Ian Walsh Talks Surfing 60+ Foot Waves

Ian Walsh's life involves being chased down by 60+ foot waves and showing some style in the process. To him, that might seem pretty normal at this point, but to the rest of us it's almost unimaginable.
VICE Sports
1.20.17
Sports

Is Portugal’s Monster Wave Now Legit in the Eyes of Surfing’s Elite?

With its first World Surf League-sanctioned tour event in the books, Nazaré is no longer just a photo op.
Hans Aschim
12.30.16
MODEL

A Chat With One of the Most Sought Surfers on the Planet: Alana Blanchard

"That was why I wanted to be on Tour in the first place – to show the world that I could surf. And that didn't even work anyways – people think I still can't surf," explains pro surfer and model Alana Blanchard in this candid interview.
Mimi LaMontagne
12.6.16
Surfing

​How a Pro Surfer Spends Their Day Off in the Basque Country

With its endless beaches, the Basque Country in the South of France is a paradise for surfers. We headed over to see how they stay sane when the seas are calm.
Nathan Copelin
11.1.16
Portugal

John John Florence Won His First World Title and The Whole Surfing World is Stoked

"Today is the day where the most talented surfer in the world was actually crowned the best surfer in the world" - 2013 World Champion, Joel Parkinson.
Mike Jennings
10.26.16
surf photography

Photographing The World Through The Lens Of Surfing

Surfing is more than just a sport; it's a lifestyle and an art form. Here, we showcase the best surfing photographers as they marvel at its locations, characters and subcultures.
Stuart Brumfitt
10.19.16
Stuff

Not All Surfers Are Cool and Fun and Mellow and I am Proof

Do cool, fun, relaxed people like to surf, or does surfing produce cool, fun, relaxed people? Possibly neither.
Chris Galletta
10.18.16
Art

World Champion Surfer Kelly Slater Threw an Art Show About Politics

The 11-time World Surf League Champion teamed up with Bruce Reynolds, Kevin Ancell, and Todd Glaser to present a vision of activism in Venice, CA.
Beckett Mufson
9.23.16
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