Watch a nice video recap from the EFPT event at Costa Teguise on Lanzarote.
Fresh off the plane. 7'10" x 21 3/4" x 3", foiled beautifully, bladey rails and that tail is tight. Got the Dave Parmenter seal of approval today. $1000 and you get a 9" Matte Black flex fin to try in it. info @ foamandfunction.com
By Pete Thomas, via GrindTv There are fish tales, and there are fish tails. This tale involves a common thresher shark, caught recently off Florida, which boasted a tail so long that it boosted the predator’s overall length to about 20 feet. Show More Summary
Legendary shaper, surfer, and all-around waterman Rusty Preisendorfer is being named to the Surfers’ Hall of Fame on Friday, August 1, 2014 and it’s about time. Nicknamed the “Stradivarious” of shapers due to his reputation for quality and innovation, Rusty was born in Los Angeles to a research mathematician (his father worked at Scripps) and […]
Mick Fanning and Joel Parkinson celebrate after the Final of the J-Bay Open. Image: ASP / Kirstin Scholtz It was an Australian showdown in South Africa as Mick Fanning and Joel Parkinson faced off in the finals of the J-Bay Open, stop six of eleven of the 2014 Samsung Galaxy ASP World Championships Tour. Fanning’s […]
I had about thirty minutes of Cole's time to ask him a handful questions about his process in making his photo book "Talk Story" (launching tonight at PF Gallery). Here are but a few of those few minutes.
French technology company Dotvision helps enhance fan experience and athlete safety at Hawaii’s premier paddleboard race. Contact: Jan Hori – 808.224.9982 | 808.224.4166 Ian Monahan – 619.876.0234 Honolulu, HI (July 23, 2014) – Competitors...Show More Summary
Italia Surf Expo welcomes the final leg of the European Cup presented by Starboard After an epic 4 stops on the European Cup presented by Starboard, we now head to Santa Severa Beach in Rome, Italy for the Final stop of the Cup and the $10,000 World Challenger Series event to take place this weekend.The World [...]
The Italian freestyle windsurfer has edited a short clip from the last weeks windsurfing at Porto Pollo on Sardinia.
A German astronaut with the European Space Agency is showing the world what the fighting between Gaza and Israel looks like from space. Alexander Gerst captured two very similar images recently from the International Space Station. They reveal city lights, but also explosions and missile or rocket trails streaming across the sky. Show More Summary
Within a couple moments of being on Facebook just now, we were confronted with two videos. On the one hand, a television advert The Inertia claims is "the best surf commercial...a must-see" ironically made by a non-surf brand. On the...Show More Summary
Starboard has released their 2015 Wave & Freestyle range. Check out their new products and a short teaser.
We can say that Moritz Mauch has a unique windsurfing style at Pozo Izquierdo. He prefers to play in the waves, even in the smallest break instead of jumping.
Two paddlers enjoyed the thrill of lifetime recently off Argentina, when their kayak was lifted out of the water by a southern right whale. The man and woman might also be lucky that they weren’t injured, because this does not appear to be a case where the whales in their midst actively approached the kayak. Show More Summary
Gran Canaria Wind & Waves Festival is finished. Watch the video from the final day of competition.
Like most of us, Cole Barash grew up on a steady diet of action packed Hawaiian surf imagery. Unlike most of us, he took the chance to explore that scene deeper when given the opportunity. Blending a documentarian's journalistic impulse...Show More Summary
One of Surfrider’s newest BWTF labs in Montauk, NY, has already contributed to better community awareness of bacterial contamination at a local beach. Armed with their first year of data, they were able to convince the Town of East Hampton to post a warning sign of a chronic bacteria pollution problem at a beach favored by families with small children.
The Italian freestyler Mattia Fabrizi had a great session in the lagoon of Sotavento.