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Photos: First Mentawai Swell in 2017

Photos: First Mentawai Swell in 2017

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.

Video: Tyler Wright Really, Really, Really Good Surfers

Video: Tyler Wright Really, Really, Really Good Surfers

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.

American Airlines Completely Breaks 4 Out Of 5 Of Alex Gray’s Boards

American Airlines Completely Breaks 4 Out Of 5 Of Alex Gray’s Boards

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 […]

Video: Duran Barr Disconnect in Indonesia

Video: Duran Barr Disconnect in Indonesia

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.

Video: When Rock Jump Paddleouts Go Wrong

Video: When Rock Jump Paddleouts Go Wrong

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, […]

5 Times Surfers Lost Their Shit in a Contest

5 Times Surfers Lost Their Shit in a Contest

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 […]

Video: South American Slab Hunters With Bruno Santos and Guillermo Satt

Video: South American Slab Hunters With Bruno Santos and Guillermo Satt

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.

Video: Conner Coffin Really Really Really Good Surfers

Video: Conner Coffin Really Really Really Good Surfers

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 […]