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Pacasmayo Rules ft. Alex Vargas

"Pacasmayo Rules" is a video featuring the 19 year-old Chilean windsurfer Alex Vargas at Pacasmayo.

Danny Hess

I first met Danny Hess when came out to Australia for the very first Alley Fish Fry I organised some 8 years ago. He had never been to Australia and arrived with his wife Erin and a number of his great looking boards in a Wicked Camper van.He gave one of his boards to Dick Van Straalen. Show More Summary

Humpback whale near-vessel breach 'startles' passengers

By Pete Thomas/GrindTv Last week we featured an amazing photo sequence captured by a passenger aboard a whale-watching boat in Monterey Bay, California, showing a humpback whale breaching within 80 feet of another whale-watching boat. Show More Summary

Skopu – Adrian Beholz

The German freestyle windsurfer Adrian Beholz spends his autumn and winter on Sao Vicente on Cape Verde and he sent us a nice Skopu.

For Sale

Autumn is upon us in the Northern Hemisphere, even here in Southern California. Days are shorter, the light is slowly changing, and I'm eyeing my wetsuit. Best of all there will soon be swell to go with the sunny but crisp mornings, so it's time to think about that step up, and here's a lovely option. Show More Summary

Starboard’s Zane Schweitzer Wins Sprint Race at Turtle Bay

By: AuDedicated and Determined Waterman, Zane Schweitzer overcomes a foot injury suffered at the BOP to win the Sprint Division of the Stand Up World Tour, Turtle Bay event. Having a set back in the long distance to the foot injury, Zane was determined to continue and to all out go for the win in [...]

Rip Curl’s Search GPS Surf Watch

Finally, a surf watch that actually does something. If the Rip Curl Search GPS watch works as well as this edit suggests, this could be the best surf watch ever (even if it is a little bulky). We’re hoping to get a review unit in the near future. We’ll let you know. [Link: Rip Curl]

This Week In Not Surfing

I am absolutely convinced that in a few years they'll tell us that, in fact, smoking tobacco every now and again is really actually very quite good for a majority of the population. Something magical it does for lymphatic circulation...Show More Summary

Burner one handed – Sam Esteve

The 16 year-old French freestyle windsurfer Sam Esteve landing a perfect one handed Burner.

Byron Bay Surf Festival this weekend

Come along and be part of a wonderful weekend of surfing culture and events, workshops and markets, demonstrations, movies and music. This is truley a great couple of days. Check it out at :www.byronbaysurffestival.comNEW: FREE bus shuttle...Show More Summary

Anglers land 597-pound bluefin tuna... on spinning gear!

By Pete Thomas/GrindTv 597-pound bluefin tuna; photo via Coastal Fishing Charters Massachusetts Capt. Dom Petrarca appears to have made history recently when his charter group teamed to land a 597-pound bluefin tuna … on spinning gear. Show More Summary

Wanted: International Distributors

Blue Planet Surf is looking for distribution partners to bring the line of 2015 SUP boards and equipment to an international market. We are looking for partners that ideally already have distribution experience in the surf/SUP market and existing distribution infrastructure, including a warehouse and access to the capital needed. Merchandise will be supplied by [...]

Strange Happenings At Super Tubes

No matter how you looked at it, Sunday, October 19, 2014 was a big day for the ASP and competition surf fans around the world. The Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal was nearing completion, the waves were good, and current ASP leader Gabriel Medina was posed and ready for a potential ASP World Title win. […]

"Bad Rad"

Huck called it possibly the most "cringey fake surfing ever."Wifey deemed it "bad rad."I'll just say it's "one of the best new surf films I've seen all year and I wish I'd made it."

6 days at La Torche

The time runs quick! 6 days are over at the La Torche PWA Worldcup. During the first 6 days we saw a lot of swell breaking at the beach of Pors Carn next to the Pointe de la Torche. It’s my first time spending time in Brittany and it’s definitely worth to visit this place. […]

A Sunset Session at Gwithian

The guys from 5 Oceans had an amazing sunset session at Gwithian.

The Sunshine Coast Eco Challenge

Eco Challenge Sunday 9th November Kawana Surf Club The Surfrider Sunshine Coast Eco Challenge showcases green and sustainable culture, leisure and business. Featuring live music, a wooden surfboard event, awesome skateboard jam and demos,...Show More Summary

An amazing humpback whale encounter, but a very close call

By Pete Thomas/GrindTv There have been plenty of “Wow!” moments for marine mammal enthusiasts this season in Monterey Bay, thanks to an abundance of voracious and active humpback whales off the Central California coast. But what occurred in front of passengers aboard a Sanctuary Cruises boat Monday has to rank beyond a mere “Wow!” moment. Show More Summary

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