Ian Walsh grew up on Maui and spent his teen years striking his fins into big Jaws. So it doesn’t come as any kinda surprise that every southern-hemi winter, when the various North Shores of Hawaii go flat, he chases those big south swells that come up past South Africa, jam right and hit the reefs of Indonesia.
CJ Hobgood almost faceplants on a rock whilst freesurfing at the Cascais Billabong Pro after claiming an aerial to Felipe Toledo.
Working at Kandui resort the young Floridian has managed to slot himself in more tubes that some Indo vets have had in a lifetime. Here’s the last clip of him in Mentawai.
On the contrary to what the title might suggest, John John Florence is actually quite a good surfer. Ok, a really ruddy good surfer and unfortunately there seems to be no such video to prove otherwise. Apologies if you were looking forward to see him kookin’ it.
Jackson Baker and his travels through the Indonesian Islands.
Nice short clip at Super Sucks from Tullywoodfilms, shot during one of the 2014 August swells that hit Indonesia.
Here’s RVCA NZ teamer Ricardo Christie turning it on in Indonesia.
Sometimes it’s all the board’s fault.
Conner Coffin, Parker Coffin, Yadin Nicol, and Jay Davies venture through Indonesia. Sit back, watch nineteen minutes of California’s dynamic brotherly duo and two Western Australians with plenty of flair.
This is a curation of footage from life as a travelling 16-year-old junior pro. Locations include a Simeulue, in the Aceh Province, originally intended as a four-day strike mission but ended with lost baggage, planes catching fire and airport sleeps. Then there’s a stint in New Zealand, some time in Taiwan and a more recent sojourn to the Mentawais.