Wave Dynamics: A Brief Introduction on Types of Waves

Wave Dynamics: A Brief Introduction on Types of Waves

Surfing is a rush, and nothing beats catching a wave. You’re sailing, steering, flying. It’s bliss on another level. There are many types of waves in the ocean, all with their own unique identities. Surf Outfitter give us a brief introduction on the types of waves that, as a surfer, you can catch. It’s useful […]

How to Speak Surf Like a True Surfer

How to Speak Surf Like a True Surfer

Here’s a quick reference guide for any of you who are confused and/or curious as to what the hell the dude is talking about when he says, “I thought it was pumping, but after watching a few sets roll in, I downgraded it to piping and eventually settled for nuggable.”

Video: Kelly Slater’s Emotional Ride to the Future Classic

Video: Kelly Slater’s Emotional Ride to the Future Classic

Artificial wave technology has been in the back of Kelly Slater’s mind since he was a wave-starved kid growing up in Florida. Last month, Slater played host to the world’s best surfers at the Surf Ranch in Lemoore, California, home of the world’s most incredible artificial wave – a wave that Slater and his team […]

Where Will Surfers Go When Bali Bans Alcohol?

Where Will Surfers Go When Bali Bans Alcohol?

A proposed ban on alcohol in Indonesia, which could see surfers deserting its dream island of Bali in droves, might have positive knock-on effects for emerging surfing hot-spots elsewhere.

Video: Micky Clarke Scabbed in Indo

Video: Micky Clarke Scabbed in Indo

Indonesia is one of the “must visit” destinations for any travelling surfer. Micky Clarke, finally made the trek to the Indian Ocean archipelago, he has deep cutbacks, lofty rotations, a sixth sense for the barrel.

Video: SuperSuck Sessions

Video: SuperSuck Sessions

Indonesia’s Supersuck turning on in a big way for Luke Hynd, Andrew Mooney and Riley Laing.

Can Toledo’s 2017 Tear Continue?

Can Toledo’s 2017 Tear Continue?

Filipe Toledo’s hot streak is one worth keeping an eye on. Though the Brazilian only climbed two spots with his most recent win at the Hurley Pro, he’s poised for another huge leap up the ladder with one more solid result. And he’s come a very long way since his massive win at the Corona […]

Video: Jonathan Gubbins Ruling Desert Point

Video: Jonathan Gubbins Ruling Desert Point

Lombok and Jonathan Gubbins are a perfect pairing. After some of the best waves in years blitzed Desert Point last month, and it still somehow remained the least crowded it’s been in 20 years. Jonathan was there to greet the swell with open arms, and we’re pretty sure we can’t recall an edit where someone […]

Video: Killer Whales Interrupt Surf Contest

Video: Killer Whales Interrupt Surf Contest

The Lofoten Masters surf event in northern Norway made bigger headlines than usual this weekend, with two Killer Whales filmed swimming through the lineup during a heat.