Surfing’s 5 Most Fiercely Protected Local Breaks

Surfing’s 5 Most Fiercely Protected Local Breaks

Surfing has always had its fiercely local breaks. It seems localism, where local surfers intimidate visiting surfers to discourage them from surfing “their” waves, doesn’t seem to be going anywhere.

Video: Beautiful Bird’s-eye View of Bali

Video: Beautiful Bird’s-eye View of Bali

This is a compilation of drone footage taken by photographer Michael Matti took all around the island and smaller surrounding islands. Shot in 4K resolution, the video takes us through familar scenes of Bali like Tanah Lot temple, terraced rice fields, cliff-lined beaches, and thundering waterfalls.

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, […]

Video: Ryder Guest Get Barreled in Indonesia

Video: Ryder Guest Get Barreled in Indonesia

The 16-year-old Ryder Guest from Hawaii is starting to turn heads for his matured prowess in the tube and on rail–which is no surprise, while he was on summer vacation in Indonesia.

Video: How To Fight A Shark

Video: How To Fight A Shark

Learn everything you need to know about how to fight a shark! If you rely on the information portrayed in this video, you do so at your own risk and you assume the responsibility for the results.

The World’s Most Dangerous Shark Zones for Surfing

The World’s Most Dangerous Shark Zones for Surfing

Sharky shark sharks. The source of so much controversy these days and so misunderstood! Sparked by an unprecedented run of fatal attacks off the coast of Reunion Island and Western Australia both starting in 2011, the introduction of new shark culling policies continue to make headlines as they’re continually denounced by animal-rights activists, especially in Australia, less so in Reunion Island where local inhabitants have been more in support of action.

Video: Nick Vasicek Tearing Desert Point and Mentawai

Video: Nick Vasicek Tearing Desert Point and Mentawai

One of the best backside tube riders to call the Gold Coast of Australia home, Superbrand’s Nick Vasicek recently took a trip to Indo to reaffirm he’s no slouch in pumping lefts, either.

Video: Damien Hobgood Stands and Delivers in Indonesia

Video: Damien Hobgood Stands and Delivers in Indonesia

Despite stepping away from the world tour, Damien Hobgood remains one of the best in the business. When these Southern Hemisphere dream swells stormed through Indo, Damo put on an absolute clinic.

Video: #Tournotes – Faire L’andouille

Video: #Tournotes – Faire L’andouille

We witnessed more than a few interesting stories unfold at this year’s Quiksilver Pro France, but as usual, there’s plenty more. Whether it’s celebrating Mick Fanning’s first aerial in years, seeding Jadson Andre’s post-tour career, or breaking down Stephen Bell’s untimely face flop, it’s always nice to join in the backstage fun. Come see what […]