Category Archives: Surf

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STYLE-LIST: VALERIE BOSTER, CO-FOUNDER OF LA MARQUE, REVEALS WHAT INSPIRES HER PERSONAL STYLE

Valerie Boster, former Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue alum, is the co-founder of one of the most sought after brand consultancies around, La Marque. When Valerie is not up to her neck in work, she can be found jetting off to some … Continue reading

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ICELAND ADVENTURE: SURFING, GEOTHERMAL BATHS AND NORTHERN LIGHTS

As part of our 10 Unforgettable Place To Travel To In 2015, our contributors are helping us check some of those destinations off our list by bringing you epic images from each destination. In our latest installment, Chris Mosier travels … Continue reading

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SALT SURF LAUNCHES SPRING SUMMER 2015 COLLECTION

SALT SURF has released it’s latest menswear collection for Spring / Summer 2015, and with a whole new range of offerings. These new styles will easily take you from the city to shore, with great fitting shorts, tees, wovens and … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: THE USUAL CREW, EMILY ANDERSON & YASHA WALLIN, ON WHAT’S WHAT

      You know these two, Emily Anderson and Yasha Wallin, they are the dynamic duo behind The Usual, that love letter to MTK we all enjoy. Often found on the beaches of Montauk during the long summer days … Continue reading

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MADERAS VILLAGE: A HOME AWAY FROM HOME IN NICARAGUA

By: Joseph Licata Photos by Jacob Pritchard If you are looking for a new adventure, something a little off the beaten path, both figuratively and literally, Maderas Village just might be the place for you. Nestled in a quiet spot on … Continue reading

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THE FIRST AND ONLY SURF APP FOR THE APPLE WATCH

Finding the best waves was just made easier today by our friends over at Smashing Boxes – introducing CRNT, the first surfing app for the Apple Watch. CRNT lets users view current surf conditions at a glance directly on their … Continue reading

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THE FISHERMAN’S SON BY CHRIS MALLOY & PATAGONIA

  By: Joseph Licata Born and raised at Punta de Lobos, Ramón Navarro found his passion riding the biggest waves on the planet. But his accomplishments in giant surf are just one part of a bigger vision to protect the … Continue reading

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A. KAHN INTRODUCES THE FLYING HUNTSMAN 105 LAND ROVER DEFENDER PICKUP

  A. Kahn does it again, taking an iconic Land Rover and transforming it into something well, iconic. Even though some of what this British shop has turned out isn’t always tasteful, with this Flying Huntsman 105 it’s not a concern. Masculine, … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: JESSIE RUDIN, SWIMWEAR DESIGNER, GIVES US A TASTE OF HER NYC MEETS AMAGANSETT MINDSET

By: Victoria Clark Jessie Rudin is anything but your ordinary NYC girl. As a swimwear designer and a true lover of the sea, Rudin has this undeniable ability to perfectly and effortlessly pull off a cool beach edge with chic city style. With her love of the … Continue reading

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BRAND TO KNOW: LA MARÉE SWIMWEAR

By: Victoria Clark As we count down the days until summer, we find ourselves searching for inspiration and reminders that warmer weather is just around the corner. And since we at Surf Collective hope to bring our readers their daily dose of inspiration through sharing … Continue reading

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JEAN-PHILIPPE PITER’S PURE

Jean-Philippe Piter was born in Dakar in 1968. At the age of 16 Jean-Philippe left Sénégal and moved to France to study photography. After completing his studies Jean-Philippe served as an assistant to some of the biggest names in the … Continue reading

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TAKE NOTE: 22 OF THE BEST SURF SHOPS IN THE WORLD

By: Victoria Clark Indo, Cali, Oz, and Hawaii are amongst some of the top surf destinations in the world, so, naturally, you would expect to find some of the world’s top surf shops there as well; however, you’d be surprised that … Continue reading

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NEW YORK’S WINTER BEACH CULTURE, AND WHY IT’S ALL WRONG

By: Mike Townsend “When it snows, book a flight straight to Puerto Rico.” That’s the advice I received from Joel Tudor and Danny Fuller over a New Year’s Eve in California, about a month before I moved to New York. … Continue reading

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A NIGHT WITH ANASTASIA ASHLEY

By: Joseph Licata Anastasia and I have been trying to pull together a shoot for some time, nearly three years to be precise. So when this longtime supporter of Surf Collective and kick ass little shredder was in NYC a … Continue reading

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WAX SURF CO.’s WAVE-RIDDING ART

By: Joseph Licata Who better to have making your next board than an architect and fabricator? That’s what I though when I first spoke with Tyler (the Architect) and Mike (the Fabricator), of Wax Surf Co., about their boards. Boards … Continue reading

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5 Tips For Chasing Swell and Living Well On a Motorcycle

By Alex Doseff on The Inertia I suppose it all started because I wanted to do something reckless and adventurous, which I’ve found are often one and the same. A fear of waking up at 50 and realizing I’d never had … Continue reading

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DANE PETERSON MAKING LOGGING LOOK EASY IN AUSTRALIA

By: Joseph Licata Dane Peterson, filmed by Nick Jones and Andy Staley in Australia, hits your screen with an overload of logging style. Reminding me that a surf trip is well overdue. So enjoy and maybe we’ll see you on … Continue reading

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NEW JERSEY WINTER SWELL BRINGS SOME EARLY HOLIDAY GIFTS

By: Will Warasila New Jersey serves up some pretty great waves if you know where to look. And with this past week’s winter swell we knew one guy that would have a line on a few fun spots—Stefan Gamon. So we … Continue reading

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DEREK HYND AND THE F-F-F-F-FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH

By Jamie Brisick About three years ago a video was posted on YouTube that not only captivated the surf world, but got it scratching its collective chin with what ifs? In it, Australian Derek Hynd takes off on a series … Continue reading

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YOUR HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: FOR THE NAUGHTY AND THE NICE

It’s officially the holidays. And to hopefully make your life a bit easier we’ve pulled together a few of our favorite things for the man, woman, gear junkie or art lover in your life. No matter who’s on your naughty … Continue reading

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JAMIE BRISICK, FROM THE BEGINNING

By: Joseph Licata If you have spent any time at all in or around the waters of New York City over the last several years, then you have more than likely met one of the nicest guys you’ll ever have the … Continue reading

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DOGTOWN DAYS

By: Jamie Brisick I was 10 years old and Dogtown-obsessed. And though I’d yet to actually step foot on a surfboard, I’d seen Super Session twice and had Gerry Lopez’s tube-riding stance so deeply etched in my brain that the vision … Continue reading

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DAILY INSPIRATION: HANALEI REPONTY by KANE SKENNARD

    Photos by Kane Skennar Styling by Mark Vassallo Model, Hanalei at IMG Surfboard by Matty Yeates Photographed at The Pass, Byron Bay Australia THANKS KANE

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GONZALO CLOSEOUT

By: Joseph Licata Earlier this month the powerful Atlantic hurricane known as Gonzalo brought dreamy swell to nearly every break up and down the East Coast. Our friend Will Warasila was there and captured a few great moments with Stefan … Continue reading