Ever want to know what drives a world champion? Hawaii-born surfer John John Florence will be speaking Saturday, Sept. 2 about his road to success, in and out of the water, in an event hosted by Hobie Surf Shop in Dana Point. The event, expected to draw a large crowd, will delve into the mind […]
From the 1950s to today, from Bud Browne to John John Florence, take a look at the interesting history and evolution of surfing movies. The post A look at the evolution of surf films appeared first on GrindTV.com.
Pro surfer Kai Lenny rides his hydrofoil board while racing pro surfing champion John Florence in his sailboat in this video of their recent friendly race. The post Hydrofoil vs. sailboat: Kai Lenny and John Florence race each other; video appeared first on GrindTV.com.
On Saturday, after three years on the open ocean sailing the world using only ancient Polynesian navigational techniques for direction, the Hokulea — a full-scale replica of the traditional double-hulled Polynesian touring canoes known as wa’a kauluas — returned home to port in Honolulu to a hero’s welcome. Show More Summary
The new Nixon John John Florence Signature Series features The Base Tide, The Comp, The Descender, and The Ultratide all with 2 John’s custom black and orange color treatment (apparently everyday really is Halloween). For all the official details please follow the jump. WELCOME THE JOHN JOHN FLORENCE SIGNATURE SERIES WATCH MOVING STILL AND SEE […]
Among today’s surfers, there are a select few who are truly pushing limits. Felipe Toldeo is contorting himself to land the most insane airs. John John Florence is riding deeper than ever at Pipe. And Billy Kemper is drawing lines at Pe’ahi that were once thought impossible for cartoon characters. Show More Summary
2 John Florence won a surf event at Margaret River in Western Australia on Sunday April 9, 2017 and moved up to the number one spot on the list of the best competition surfers. Sally Fitzgibbons won a women’s event at the same spot and is now tied for first place on the list of best female […]
The current men’s World Surf League champ John Florence is arguably the best surfer in the world. His bag of tricks on the face of a wave, in the air and even underwater are astounding. But what else would you expect from a 24-year-old...Show More Summary
An attorney for Columbia Sen. John Courson says he has been indicted by the State Grand Jury on ethics charges. Florence attorney Rose Mary Parham told local media outlets Thursday … Click to Continue »
The Volcom Pipe Pro has typically been a Qualifying Series (QS) contest dominated by the likes of three Pipeline legends: Jamie O’Brien, Kelly Slater and John Florence. But in its eighth running this year, those first two names were nowhere to be seen after Round 3 wrapped up last week. Show More Summary
Airports haven’t been a great place for surfers over the years. They tend to destroy board bags and rake us through the coals with baggage fees. RELATED: Pro surfer John Florence’s boards destroyed by airline While traveling usuallyShow More Summary
It was 1997. A young shaper named Jon Pyzel, a Californian transplanted to the North Shore, was mowing foam at Country Surfboards, what he calls “the best located surfboard factory ever built,” right across the street from Sunset Beach. Show More Summary
John John Florence & Ian Walsh Trade Fluoro Tubes Surfing When the newly crowned world champ joins Ian Walsh on a tropical strike, us fans reap the rewards. By Theo Lewitt on 24 January 2017
A list of the celebrities who died in the past year includes some of television’s most familiar faces — Patty Duke, Florence Henderson, Garry Shandling, Robert Vaughn, Abe Vigoda, Morley Safer, William Schallert, Ken Howard, John McLaughlin, Doris Roberts, Alan...
John Florence and Tyler Wright both claimed their first world titles this year on the World Surf League‘s elite Championship Tour. RELATED: Tahiti’s Michel Bourez wins 2016 Billabong Pipe Masters Now that the 2016 WSL season has come...Show More Summary
Actors Florence Lacey and John Leslie Wolfe are back together — after nearly 40 years — for a night to remember.
Surfing prodigy John John Florence has capped off a dream 2016 season — one in which he won the Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational and his first-ever WCT World Title — by claiming his third Vans Triple Crown of Surfing title. Show More Summary
You're gunna want to see this. The post John John Florence’s Massive Backdoor Alley-Oop appeared first on SURFING Magazine.
We lost another celebrity, TV dad Alan Thicke to the vicious year 2016 which has already taken Prince, David Bowie, Mohammed Ali, Alan Rickman, John Glenn, Natalie Cole, Florence Henderson, Gwenn Ifill, Tommy Ford, Gary Shandling, Glenn Frey and others. Thicke suffered a heart attack in California while playing ice hockey with his 19 year... Read More »
John John Florence had a great 2016. No other way to say it. All that talk (years ago) about him being a future world champion turned out to be true. He’s still smiling. Winning contests, and he’s still got Pipe this week. Which means, there may be even more to celebrate before this year is […]