We had 12 days of real good surf and no crowds of Mentawai. It was the first trip of 2017 of Aileoita (aileoita.com), our partner boat and. Are you ready for the next swell coming? Check the photos here and book your trip with us.
Behind the scenes with your reigning Women’s World Champion. From the age of 14, Tyler Wright has been on the world stage. She’s gone through both triumph and tragedy in the public eye, and throughout it all, has stayed true to who she really is.
Truth be told nobody knew what to expect of John John Florence heading into this season. After his incredible run in 2016 (winning the Eddie, The Triple Crown, and the World Title) he certainly deserved to exhale.
Alex Gray’s surfboards went through from Honolulu to Los Angeles Friday night is mind boggling. For the professional surfer, it’s unfortunate, but the average travelling surfer can’t help but shudder at the possibility of arriving at a destination, opening your bag to reveal four out of five of your surfboards are unrideable, and one is […]
Duran Barr made the Bali rounds from Uluwatu to Canggu and abroad to the outer islands of Java together with filmmaker Sean Gunn. Multiple surf checks at all the spots, and exploring some outside islands lead them to find some of Balis last nug’s for the year.
This one was unfortunate. It looked painful, both physically and emotionally, and was probably expensive. But try not to giggle as slip leads to trip leads to ass over tit to a half drown in 2ft of water omnishambles. Just try. Poor Tommo is clearly not amused. Maybe he could handle the howls of derision, […]
You may have noticed, everyone is a tough guy these days, even irie surf cats! The days of peace-loving, dharma quoting hippies are largely over.
When it comes to sports, it’s inevitable that someone’s going to get pissed. Regular athletes don’t usually become professional athletes without a whole lot of passion for their sport, and surfing is no different. Mix that passion with something that’s inherently nearly impossible to score properly and you’ve got a recipe for a boiling cauldron […]
On one side of the island is a big, perfect bay outlined by a sheer cliff face diving into the ocean. A wave runs along the bottom of the cliffs, then turns and grinds across the bay. When it gets big it can be a 12-foot dry-reef slab, one of the best waves the boys found. Dwarfed by the surrounding volcanic mountain, it is a post-card perfect left.
This third episode is all about Rip Curl’s favourite Californian, Conner Coffin. It’s his second year on the World Tour, and he’s ready to take what he learnt in his rookie year and put it into action. Join him in Western Australia alongside his new tour crew (his Rip Curl teammates), as he gets ready […]