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Eco-Friendly Surf Traction Pads

Algix LLC, the world’s leading producer of algae bio-products, and Effekt LLC announced today the creation of the worlds first algae-derived flexible foams. Both companies are joining forces in a joint venture entitled Bloom Holdings LLC to commercialize the foam.

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No More Surf Exclusivity at Thanburudhoo Island

The Maldivian government has terminated a contract to develop the military owned island of Thanburudhoo near Male’ as a boutique surf resort.

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A South African Man to Attempt Guinness World Record For Surfing Marathon

His family thinks he’s crazy, but Port Elizabeth surfer Josh Enslin is determined in his bid to smash the Guinness World Record for the longest surfing marathon. The current record, set by Ben Shaw (USA) is 29 hours 27 minutes and was set on 30-31 August 2014.
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Best Autumn Surf Trips

This year, as the northern hemisphere tilts reluctantly away from the the sun, make the most of the resulting vorticity by sending yourself on an autumn surf trip. surfeurpemag.com make list where you can spent your autumn for fun surf trip.

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Plastic Straw Lodged in Poor Sea Turtle’s Nose

This video shows why plastic trash is detrimental to marine life and why especially drinking straws are one of the most useless items made out of plastic, especially if they end up as plastic trash in our oceans.

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The Surfer’s Bucket List

Is it along the Gold Coast in Australia, Mavericks in California, South Africa’s Supertubes, Uluwatu in Bali, or the monumental Nazaré in Portugal?

Whether you’re a beginner or a hardcore boarder, this ‘Surfer’s Bucket List’ will give you a great insight into the best places to surf around the world and the biggest recorded waves at these spots, and hopefully you can start ticking them off your own bucket list one-by-one!

This infographic was originally posted on The Beach House Company.

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Shark Attack Survivor Vows Never To Surf Again

Shark attack survivor Craig Ison has spoken for the first time about his terrifying near-death encounter with a great white shark at Evans Head. Talking exclusively to The Daily Telegraph from his Gold Coast University Hospital bed last night, Mr Ison said that he would never get in the water again.

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The Lexus Hoverboard is Real and This is How It Works

Imagine, if you will, being handed what looks like a skateboard that almost magically hovers an inch or three above the ground. See yourself running, your hand beneath the board as it floats, suspended in midair. Carefully step on it to test out its buoyancy. And then take a running leap onto it—just as you would with your beloved skateboard—only to have it slide out underneath you, leaving you flat on your rear. Welcome to the world of the Lexus hoverboard.
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Tourism Company Brings Surfers to North Korea

New Jersey based tour company, is launching an 8-day surf camp and expedition for a chance to surf the virgin waves of North Korea. With over 9 million surfers in the world, it’s nearly impossible to find untapped waves totally devoid of surfers.

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Billabong Re-signs Jack Freestone

Billabong is proud to announce the re-signing of Jack Freestone to its international surf team.

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