Tag Archives: SURFING

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A GUIDE TO GUADELOUPE, THE CARIBBEAN’S BEST KEPT SECRET

By: Michelle Rizzi I’ll be honest: I had never heard of Guadeloupe when my boyfriend suggested we go there for a last minute New Year’s Eve trip. We’d been searching for somewhere to soak up the sun during the Caribbean’s … Continue reading

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SURFRIDER’S ANNUAL TWO COASTS: ONE OCEAN COLLABORATES WITH MIKEY DETEMPLE FOR A MEMORABLE FILM

Every year, in an effort to fund two critical regional clean water and coastal preservation programs, Surfrider’s annual Two Coasts: One Ocean event brings like-minded influencers together to protect the oceans we love. On the evening of August 13th, the East Coast … Continue reading

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INNER-VIEW: JORAN BRIAND ON HIS LOVE FOR SURF AND WANDERLUST AND HOW IT FUELS HIS CREATIVE FIRE

By: Victoria Clark As part of our ongoing “Inner-View” segment, in which we profile noteworthy designers and creatives who are making an impact in the world of art, fashion, and culture, I couldn’t think of a better person to feature than Joran Briand … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: PRO SURFER, TYLER STANALAND, ON HIS WEST COAST STYLE

Tyler Stanaland, pro surfer/skimboarder, Catch Surf team rider, and California native, is one of the most stylish guys you’ll see around. With a sleeve of tattoos, you might assume that Tyler is just another bad boy pro athlete; however, with … Continue reading

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SURF SNOWDONIA: A REVOLUTIONARY WATER PARK FOR SURFERS OPENS IN THE UK

By: Victoria Clark There are dozens of reasons why I love reading The Financial Times. From providing real-time updates on current events to pivotal financial information on companies and businesses and cutting edge interviews with designers, entrepreneurs, and movers and shakers … Continue reading

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BAJA WITH OTTO FLORES

Photos and words By: Mike Townsend When Otto and I met in Southern California in the late ’90s, life was fast and inebriated. We later reconnected when I lived in New York–okay, still somewhat inebriated. But Otto’s world had been … Continue reading

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MATCH MADE IN SURF HEAVEN: KATIE & JOHN TERMINI | COUPLES WE LOVE

We often hear that friendship is the key ingredient to a successful marriage or relationship, but with people constantly coming in and out of our lives, it is difficult to know whether a friendship will withstand the test of time. However, every … Continue reading

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NEW JERSEY SURFING HALL OF FAME OPENING, HONORING LEGENDS OF THE EAST

If you’re in New Jersey at the shore this weekend, set your reminders for the opening of the New Jersey Surfing Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will take place at Algonquin Arts Theatre in Manasquan beginning at 5pm. Come … 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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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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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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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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FINLESS IN SAN O WITH YANN AND JOEY

Photography & Words By: Mike Townsend  “Yann, what’re the directions again? Oh shit, I know the place, I’ll be there in 20.” “OK fantastic, see you then.” I pull up to see barefooted Yann in front of his house waving … Continue reading

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JACK JOHNSON TALKS MUSIC, CARTOONS AND EAST COAST SURF

By: Victoria Clark After attending his amazing show in Prospect Park last month, it was made clear that many people know Jack Johnson as the melodic musician who has wooed his fans through his acoustic and folk-like songs. However, when given … Continue reading

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BEASTIE BOARDS FROM ALONG X CHIDY WAYNE

You are likely familiar with some of the art by way of skate brand collaborations that have hit galleries, collections and streets in the past several years. Damien Hirst and Robert Longo are a few that quickly come to mind … Continue reading

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INNER-VIEW OF LARRY LEIGHT // DESIGNER, PIONEER, FAMILY MAN & FELLOW SURFER

Larry Leight, to many the man who changed the optical industry forever (otherwise known as Oliver Peoples) sat down for a little chat about how he got his start, working with family and making time for his own. INNER-VIEW | … Continue reading

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KELLY SLATER WINS 11TH ASP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

Kelly Slater (Quiksilver) secured an historic 11th ASP World Title on Saturday (November 5th) while setting a seemingly insurmountable benchmark in the sport of surfing for greatness. Slater, 39, took home the championship in round #4 of the Rip Curl ProSearch … Continue reading

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SURF BARBADOS | WHERE TO STAY AND WHERE TO SURF

When it comes to Barbados, there are two sides, there is the Resort (West) and there is the wild (East). On the West you will find the Platinum Coast, named after the way the coast line sparkles, where the beaches … Continue reading