Pepen Hendrik – Our Legend

Pepen Hendrik – Our Legend

Pepen Hendrik is one of the most powerful surfers in Indonesia, charges on every wave he catches and is given priority at every spot he’s at!

Tom Curren Performing Live In Bali This Saturday

Tom Curren Performing Live In Bali This Saturday

Three-time world champion and surfing icon Tom Curren will play a live concert this Saturday (Aug 27) at the luxurious Uluwatu Surf Villas in Bali. Tickets are still available for this once-in-a-lifetime show.

Interview Tom Curren

Interview Tom Curren

Surfing with Tom was such an awesome experience. He doesn’t really need an introduction – he’s for sure one of the legends of the surfing world. Everyone’s seen the videos of his soul carves at JBay back in the day… Most of the time he’s just such a genuine and down to earth guy, but when he gets in the water he really does rip – somehow even surfing the open faces on a skimboard

Laird Hamilton shoots the Malibu Pier

Laird Hamilton shoots the Malibu Pier

Laird Hamilton, a legendary big-wave surfer, made headlines Wednesday by helping to rescue a surfer in distress in enormous surf at Surfrider State Beach in Malibu. But it’s what Hamilton did Tuesday evening that has captured the attention of surfers monitoring highlights during a powerful swell generated by Hurricane Marie, off Mexico about 1,000 miles away.

Video: Tom Curren at J-Bay

Video: Tom Curren at J-Bay

That’s the trio we’re looking at here folks. Everything about it is badass. We can’t really endorse the board he rides at the 2:34 mark, but he’s Tom Curren and can do whatever the hell he wants. Revisit his perfect 10 in the heritage heat against Occy at 3:45. Then watch it again.

Video: Tom Curren Puts Stamp on J-Bay With a Perfect 10

Video: Tom Curren Puts Stamp on J-Bay With a Perfect 10

Would Curren’s ten have been a ten in a real, 2014 heat? Who cares? Man, that thing was a scorcher. Seeing Curren carve a hero’s path down the Supertubes point was a treat for the oldies and a lesson for the young’uns (under 30ish). What was even better was free surfing with him and Occy on lay days and getting intimately acquainted with the buckets they regularly throw.

Kelly Slater, The Greatest Athlete of All Time?

Kelly Slater, The Greatest Athlete of All Time?

The debate about the stature of surfing in sports mainstream can safely be concluded as something that we will agree to disagree about. Nevertheless, it is a sport.

Remembering surfers on Day of The Dead

Remembering surfers on Day of The Dead

Some of you know this, but I am sure most of you don’t. November 1 and 2, yesterday and today, are celebrated around the world as “The Day of the Dead.” It is a huge holiday in Mexico, Spain, Brazil and many other countries.

RIP: Donald Takayama

RIP: Donald Takayama

Lifelong shaping icon Donald Takayama passed away at age 68, due to heart attack on October 22, 2012.