Rob Machado Just Passing Through Bali. Funky boards, temples, and throaty left handers. The iconic goofy footer and Reef Ambassador, Rob Machado still setting the bar for style.
This is a compilation of drone footage taken by photographer Michael Matti took all around the island and smaller surrounding islands. Shot in 4K resolution, the video takes us through familar scenes of Bali like Tanah Lot temple, terraced rice fields, cliff-lined beaches, and thundering waterfalls.
The resurgence of finless surfing started in Noosa when Jacob Stuth rode an alaia on the afternoon of March 5, 2005. He traversed across an open shoulder faster than anyone could have imagined on an Ancient Hawaiian alaia replica. Since then, the alaia has gathered a cult following around the world. The buzz you get from riding across an open wave is exhilarating, and many seasoned surfers have said that it brings back the grommet stoke of surfing all over again.
There’s an old saying that goes: “Before you get the princess, you have to slay the dragon”… In this story Louie Hynd finds his own princess of a left with only him and the sea life to share it with, but not before he slayed the dragon that is Teahupo’o with brother and sister combo Owen and Tyler Wright. We kick off in the jaws of the beast with Owen in full attack mode…
Balinese pros and expat community come together to shred one of the most consistent and playful breaks of the island. Captured by drone, Canggu at its finest
In January we posted a video of a big shark swimming very close to surfers in Balian, North-west coast of Bali. Today another shark was spotted swimming very close to the shore at the same spot. Check out the video and if you go up there for a surf pay attention and be safe.
The best waves of the winter graced Pipeline for the Volcom Pipe Pro today, a World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 3,000 rated event with a $100,000 prize purse, up to 3,000 valuable ratings points on offer and qualification into December’s Pipe Invitational.
The infamous Pipeline turns on for the opening rounds of the Volcom Pipe Pro.
Shane Burn, Dylan Kowalski, and Evan Barton make the journey North to the Outer Banks. As Winter Storm Jonas rolled through the East Coast, the men traded off on sets packing barrel for barrel.
Tom Dosland (Haiku, Hawaii, USA) gets hung up above the lip and then is boosted into a space walk for the ages while still tethered to his launch craft at Jaws, Maui, Hawaii on January 27, 2016.