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Gabriel Medina: 2014 WCT Champion

Pipeline ended the 2014 WCT title race resulting in the first ever Brazilian winning the title. Gabriel Medina clinched the title as well as a spot in the record books next to Kelly slater for the youngest surfer to win a WCT title. The emotions showed when the horn rang and he realized he was […]

This Week In Not Surfing

This week in "This Week In Not Surfing" the inaugural 4th podcast from the Endless Bummer New York No Surf Surf Blog of Champions, we cover Christmas shopping, regrets, Lake Tahoe, hot springs and introduce our inaugural podcast jingle. Here, you;ll need these near the 30 minute mark...

Medina Wins His First & Last ASP World Title

Gabriel Medina became the first Brazilian surfer to ever win an ASP World Title, but he also became the last. Kelly Slater has capped his ASP world title wins at 11. Neither surfer will ever win another ASP World Title, because the Association of Surfing Professionals no longer exists. From here on in it’s the […]

Julian Wilson Takes Pipe & Triple Crown

Look at all those trophies. There really is no better day in a surfer’s competitive life than that time he won the Billabong Pipeline Masters in Memory of Andy Irons and the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing all in one day. Now, Julian Wilson joins a select crew who knows exactly how it feels. “It […]

Jamie Howard in Brazil

Jamie Howard is a 18 year-old freestyle windsurfer from the UK, who brought back a pretty nice video from this trip to Brazil.

Looking at the east coast from the west

So tomorrow I fly west to my east coast, subtropical roots, where I'll be spending christmas and new year and a little more too. I've been away from my NZ home more often that I've been here these past two months, so it's weird to be leaving again, and it also feels a little... Show More Summary

Annabel Anderson – Seasons of Change

Seasons of Change “Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them; that only creates sorrow.” - Lao TzuChange. It’s human nature to avoid it After all, we’re creatures of habit. But as the clouds roll in, the weather changes, the summer long days get shorter and the seasons roll on we’re forced to [...]

SUP Examiner Reviews the X-14 Pro

By: Allie BrownThe SIC Maui X-14 Pro has just received an awesome review from the SUP Examiner! Here are some highlights: “The SIC X-14 Pro’s silky smooth glide was immediately noticeable from the moment I took my first stroke. The board simply slides over the water’s surface with an elegant glide and effortlessly gets up to [...]

Burner one handed – Steven van Broeckhoven

Perfect Burner by the new Freestyle Worldchampion Steven van Broeckhoven during the supersession at the 2011 PWA Fuerteventura Worldcup.

Flama Dorada 7'10 - 2014

"The Dorada 7'10 egg is actually our #00 model, built in 2010 after a year long process of trial and a lot of error. This was the very first board with no leaks, the ultimate proof that our technique for building hollow unglassed boards with paulownia wood was completely reliable. Show More Summary

If you are into being green and build wooden boards , this could be the event for you

" The Eco Challenge events began with Surfrider Foundation Sunshine Coast and recently on the Gold Coast. Our aim is to assist Surfrider Foundation Australia branches with fundraising and connecting with their local community by holding an Eco Challenge. Show More Summary

Using 14' Fanatic Falcon Race SUP for Windsurfing

As my wife Rhonda says, I am a notorious "min-maxer" when it comes to choosing and fine-tuning my watersports equipment. I proved this recently by swapping my nearly-new racing paddleboard (a beautiful blue 14' x 26" 404 Carbon Pintail Zeedonk) for a different model (a beautiful red 14' x 27.25" Fanatic Falcon). Show More Summary

Sponsor Changes 2015

Read more about the latest sponsor changes in windsurfing.

Christopher Friis at Middles

Christopher Friis enjoying a sunny December day at Middles, Hanstholm in Denmark.

2014 in Review

As 2014 nears an end, we here at the Surfrider Foundation reflect on our mission, what we’ve accomplished and what lies ahead for our oceans, waves and beaches in 2015.

Happening Tonight: PF GAllery & Yuri Shimojo & State Of Wonder

If you're not going to El Mar Mi Alma tonight, and you should be... stop by the Picture Farm Gallery Headquarters Main Space. Tonight at Picture Farm Gallery HQ : a lovely evening with this incredible artist, and a few lesser, if enthusiastic...Show More Summary

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