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Turtle Bay Resort to Host Third-Annual Stand Up World Series Finals in October

Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu’s Fabled North Shore will host the third year of the Stand Up World Series Finals, the world’s premier championship event for stand-up paddle racing, from Friday-Sunday, Oct. 10-12, 2014.Situated at the start of the “seven-mile miracle” of legendary North Shore surf, Turtle Bay’s 840 acres and 5 miles of oceanfront [...]

Freshly Minted Windsurfer

Our Labor Day guest Catherine wanted to try windsurfing. Usually we try to put people on a board for the first time in Davis Creek, which is flat as a pool table. But the southerlies dictated Mecox (Yacht Club) so...

Skating Holywell back in the day

I have recently moved house. Sort of. In the process one or two old photos have come to light. The pic above was taken by my mate Elliot Caldwell in 1984. We'd travelled to Newquay from Devon for the Boardmasters,...

Enrico Marotti wins

Enrico Marotti wins the European Slalom Championships in Bol on Brac in Croatia. Watch a slide show and read some statement.


I decided to work from home today and I was focused and ready to get some runs on the board. But then I saw my friend, Kylie who let me know there were waves about...So I caved.I spent a happy couple of hours out in the chalky greenShow More Summary

Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Water Bottles

I recently got a couple of Hydro Flask steel vacuum insulated water bottles (40 oz and 64 oz). I’ll cut to the chase. These are the best insulated thermos bottles I’ve ever used. A few years ago my wife bought a number of Tiger brand insulated stainless steel bottles and we still use them today. [...]

5 Moves – Philip Köster

Philip Köster has put together a short clip with 5 moves. It is short but Koester action is always nice to watch.

What’s up? Youp Schmit

The Bonairian freestyle windsurfer Youp Schmit has to withdraw from all freestyle events for the rest of the season. Read more.

Surf Artist Expression Session 2 At AR4T

On Saturday, September 6, 2014 the Artists Republic 4 Tomorrow Gallery in Laguna Beach, California will kick off the Expression Session 2 show. Selected by guest curator Will Pennartz, founder and owner of The Surf Gallery (2001-2010), the exhibition consists of paintings, photographs, prints and posters by John Severson, Mike Salisbury, Rick Griffin, Thomas Campbell, […]

California Assembly Passes Statewide Bag Ban!

California’s oceans, waves and beaches are about to become a little cleaner thanks to the efforts of the state legislature this week! SB 270, a bill to ban single-use plastic shopping bags and put a fee on paper bags, has been approved by the California Assembly.

PWA Slalom World Cup Alacati 2014

From Aug 26 until Aug 31 59 men and 22 women are competing at the 2014 Pegasus Airlines PWA Slalom World Cup Alacati in Turkey.

A 2 Days Trip from Pavilosta to Akmensrags

In the middle of August Edzus Viksna and his windsurfing friends did a windsurfing trip from Pavilosta to Akmensrags on the Latvian coast. Watch their little clip.

Air Funnell into Funnell – Danny Kater

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Southside Wrap Plus Christobal Swell Equals BIG!

Wow, the south side has been firing over the past few days courtesy of the NE wind wrap coupled with incoming SE swell from Hurricane Christobal! If the AWT Hatteras Wave Jam was this week.... Hatteras would be right up there with conditions similar to San Carlos and/or Peru!Keith sent in these photo galleries from the past few days. Show More Summary

Zap For Tricks 2.0 – Antoine Martin in Tahiti

Antoine Martin has release a video with more windsurfing action from Tahiti. A must watch.

Connor Wins Gorge Event – Clean Sweep!

Connor Wins the Gorge Event – Clean Sweep!RECAP BY CONNOR: The 2014 Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge was an epic event. It was an action-packed two day weekend with three races. Day one started with the flat water technical course race. It was about 5 miles – 5 lap course with a lot of buoy turns. All the [...]

Wednesday Training Group: Time Trial, Meeting at 5:30 PM Hawaii Kai

Keep the ocean free for all to enjoy, please sign this online petition: Jeff will meet the training group on Wednesday atShow More Summary

Laird Hamilton surfs through Malibu Pier on giant wave

By Pete Thomas/GrindTv On a day when a massive hurricane-generated swell was slamming the Southern California coast, Laird Hamilton helped rescue a surfer in distress at Surfrider State Beach in Malibu, and if that weren’t enough….... Show More Summary

Chacho – Björn Saragoza

Chacho by Björn Saragoza filmed at Fuerteventura.

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