Here’s Jonathan Gubbins clip at some of the best lefts in the world. Skeleton Bay and Desert Point share a bunch of qualities, sand vs reef; cold vs warm.
The Lombok Strait separates Bali from Lombok and is the meeting point of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. It also houses the Wallace Line, an east-west border that distinguishes Asian and Australian animals. More importantly to surfers, though, its endless currents and masses of moving water have sculpted the world’s most perfect reef, which houses […]
One of the best backside tube riders to call the Gold Coast of Australia home, Superbrand’s Nick Vasicek recently took a trip to Indo to reaffirm he’s no slouch in pumping lefts, either.
Bartlett, who’s known for never pulling back, was knocked unconscious on the reef and split his face open. Luckily three Brazillians Renan Farias, Rodrigo Cardoso, and Kako Lopes, who reacted quickly to Bartlett’s life-threatening condition.
Brazilian underground surfer Yan Daberkow headed over to partake in the recent run of swell, and Desert’s did not disappoint.
Indonesia has had an amazing run of swell through June with top spots like Desert Point, Kanduis and Padang Padang redlining.
When filmer Cameron Staunton’s Desert Point edit hit our inbox we couldn’t help a little barrel envy. It’s pretty hard not to have a smile on your face though watching these lucky lads getting tubed out of their brains.
Diogo d’Orey has made a career out of squaring himself under lead curtains to document incredible barrel riding. He gets the water angle which may not capture the sheer breadth of the wave but highlights how deep the surfers are from section to section.
Join Tai Graham and friends as they endure the ferries and driving required to tackle a Desert Point swell head on. From days of hanging out sharing laughs, to patching up each other’s wounds and writing off each other’s waves, it’s a simple life in the dust bowl, and the Deserts Rats wouldn’t have things any other way.
There are two things that match almost perfectly in this world, Desert point and the smooth style of Torren Martyn.