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Jeremy Flores Awaits Decision of ASP Disciplinary Committee

Jeremy Flores may face disciplinary action for storming the judging tower after losing his Round 2 heat against Sebastian Zietz, at Jeffreys Bay. Worse still, it’s a decision that could boot J-Flo off tour for 2015 – if he’s suspended from upcoming events.

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VIdeo: Ricardo Dos Santos Wipeout at Puerto

Flipping ouch. Ricardo Dos Santos jumps off a liquid cliff at Puerto Escondido, Mexico.

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Video: The Biggest Wave Ever Ridden On A Skimboard

Skimboarder Brad Domke tackled what may be the biggest wave in skimboarding history in Puerto Escondido, Mexico.  Skimboards don’t have fins, which should make riding a wave like this impossible.

“When you’re drawing the line, you really have to pinpoint the spot on the wave before you even get to it,” he told Stab Magazine. “On a big wave, you’re going so fast down it, you gotta be used to the feeling of going fast without fins.”

It is understood the incredible ride has set a record for the largest wave surfed on a skimboard, though it has not been made official yet.

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Behind the scenes: Coco Ho surfs naked for ESPN’s The Body Issue

As part of their annual Body Issue, ESPN The Magazine featured photos of one very nude Coco Ho surfing in Hawaii. Since 2009, the magazine has been running tastefully shot nudes of some of the world’s most esteemed athletes, including Olympians, football players, and soccer stars.

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Video: Mentawai from Above

Beautiful video from the Bird of the Mentawai islands in Indonesia. Enjoy the highlights of our trip and experience the beauty of the Islands from above.

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Visa on Arrival fee increase sparks protests

The decision to increase the visa on arrival (VoA) fee without providing prior information or notification has sparked protests from travel agencies and foreign tourists alike.

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Surfers warned after approaching large whale

Surfers near Sydney, Australia, could not resist the urge to approach a large whale that was spotted close to shore on Sunday, and as a result they were warned by authorities to stop harassing the mammal.

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Immigration Increases Visa-On-Arrival, Passport Fees

The Indonesian immigration office on Wednesday announced an increase in fees for some of its services, including visa-on-arrival application fees for foreign nationals and new passports for Indonesians.

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Surfing Jaws On a Pair of Skis

Water skiing is pretty fun. So we’ve seen some pretty crazy things in our time but this has to be one of the strangest. Tackling the infamous Jaws wave in Hawaii on a pair of skis? Chuck Patterson must be at least slightly nuts. Ok so the skis aren’t quite the ones you’d see in an Olympic downhill (they look more like modified water skis) but otherwise he’s gone the whole hog.

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Video: Toledo and Medina stomp two air reverses on the same waves

Filipe Toledo and Gabriel Medina look like they’re having a sick time messing around with a GoPro at Cloudbreak on a small day. Together, they make up some of the world’s best surfers - watch as they both land an air reverse on the same wave!

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