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5 Places to Score Waves Soon

5 Places to Score Waves Soon

Now, we’ll tip our caps to Bruce for making what he made. But, we’ll tip that hat with one small piece of criticism – the name was off. Virtually every surf destination in the world is better in the winter. So, as the seasons turn and the Southern Hemisphere prepares to feel winter’s cold embrace, […]

Surfers at Peruvian Beach Clash With Riot Police

Surfers at Peruvian Beach Clash With Riot Police

Protesters clashed with police in La Pampilla, in the district of Miraflores, Lima Peru. Police equipped with helmets, riot shields and billy clubs charged into the surf to get the surfers out of the way of heavy equipment.

Video: Chicama, Peru – The Longest Left in The World?

Video: Chicama, Peru – The Longest Left in The World?

This past February Cyrus Sutton and Kepa Acero score perfectly shaped Chicama on the first South swell of the season. Cyrus met up with Kepa in the North coast of Peru hoping to get some late season North swells. Nothing came so they traveled to the Andes to see Machu Picchu and experience some Incan culture. A week into their stay an early season South swell prompted a short flight back to catch one of the world’s longest lefts at Chicama. The waves weren’t big but the sandbars were good. Here’s a few highlights of their trip.

Santiago Muniz Wins Rip Curl Pro Piedras Negras in Peru

Santiago Muniz Wins Rip Curl Pro Piedras Negras in Peru

Waves in the 3-4 foot range (1-1.5 meters) were on hand for the final day of the ASP 3-Star Rip Curl Pro Piedras Negras in Ilo, Moquegua, Peru. Santiago Muniz (ARG), 20, came out victorious in the Final over David do Carmo (BRA), 29, at the left hand point break and earned U$ 8,000 and 750 points towards his ASP World Ranking.