Paris is groaning. It’s groaning not under the weight of any expectation, or an excess of Gallic shrugs – it’s groaning under the weight of solid metal, in the form of padlocks.
There are more than just a few waves on Oahu’s North Shore that can scare the bejesus out of you. All the breaks on that hollowed strip of coastline unanimously break harder with the lips slamming into those shallow reef slabs with a ferocious and eerie intensity, not found in many other places on earth.
The French seaside town of Biarritz has become the first in the world to prescribe surfing lessons to ward off a host of ailments from depression to heart disease, with doctors and patients insisting the treatment works wonders.
Feel like your local shifty beachbreak closeouts are holding your surfing back? If only the ocean would just throw you some wall to let loose on… Well, here’s an idea. Take a surf trip to one of the world’s longest waves and finally unlock your true wave riding potential! Here are some options you may want to consider:
Rip Curl is proud to announce the private premiere of TAO, the New Daniel Grant wakeboarding movie, this Friday, November 27th, in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. This exclusive showing for special friends, celebrities and media will be the full length preview before the official online launch on the day of Grant’s 18th Birthday, December 23rd, 2015.
In the last six months, Fanning has fought off a great white shark, donated $75,000 to a shark-attack victim, here, he deals easily with a bodyboarder who unwisely dropped in on him at his home break of Snapper Rocks in Australia.
“Thanks to Rip Curl for the continual belief in me,” said a happy Medina from the Rip Curl Team House at Pipeline. “I have been in the Rip Curl family for a long time. Now I am in even deeper.”
Billabong is proud to announce the re-signing of Ryan Callinan to its international surf team. Ryan, 23, hails from Newcastle, Australia and has been surfing since the age of 5. The eldest of three, Ryan grew up in a family that always pushed him to succeed. Whether it was his friends, family or the diverse […]
30-year-old South African surfer Josh Enslin attempted and broke the Guinness World Records record for the longest surfing session at Pollock Beach in Port Elizabeth, located in Africa’s Eastern Cape Province, with a marathon effort of 30 hours, 11 minutes.
If you’re into action sports, the chances are you care more about skiing/snowboarding/surfing/biking (delete as appropriate) than your girlfriend or boyfriend, right?
You’re going to want your significant other to love it as much as you do. So you don’t have to spend every weekend treating your board/bike like it’s your secret lover. So here’s our super useful, 100 per cent accurate advice on how to make your beau hate your sport…