Big Wave Surfing

Thank you all!

It's is the day for love!<p><b>It is Thanksgiving morning</b> in America, the time that most of us prepare bountiful feasts to share with our loved ones and …

Kelly Slater

WSL CEO: 'More Kelly Slater Wave Pools Planned But We're Committed to the Ocean'

There's been a few shake ups within the World Surf League recently. Kelly's wave pool added to the tour, Fiji and Lowers chopped on the men's side …

Kelly Slater

Female big-wave surfers make history at Waimea Bay

Female big-wave surfers finally secured an event, the Queen of the Bay, at Oahu’s iconic XXL surf spot, Waimea Bay. This is but one of many changes …

Hawaii

Just in: Blame the WSL!

Southern California disappears from pro surfing due greed!<p><b>Ok. I’ve done</b> my due diligence for you, for us, for we the people and have figured out who …

Surfing

'The Life of Laird Hamilton' and other Boulder-area events for Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017

Film explores in uncompromising fashion the surfing icon Laird Hamilton, who refused to compete professionally and yet dominated big-wave surfing …

Laird Hamilton

Are Those Rainbow-Colored Lattes Actually Healthy?

Call it a casualty of what will soon be known as the Inexplicable Unicorn Mania of 2017: Even our lattes are no longer safe. Much like there are now …

Laird Hamilton

Local x Pro: SUP surfing at San Onofre

<i>This story was produced in partnership with our friends at Ford.</i><p>According to SUP Magazine, the roots of standup paddling are a little fuzzy — give …

California

Pornhub: "We want the next Kelly Slater!"

An interview with Pornhub's VP Corey Price…<p><b>There was a brief flutter</b> <b>of phalluses and wombs a week ago when the sexual revolution</b> rapped upon the door …

Surfing

WORLD SURF LEAGUE RELEASES 2018 SCHEDULE

The World Surf League (WSL) has released...<p>Paige Alms (HAW) and Ian Walsh (HAW) hav...<p>Gabriel Medina (BRA) has won the MEO Rip...<p>The MEO Rip Curl Pro …

Sport (Australia)

Discovering the Mentawais in 4K

Can you get clearer than impossibly clear?<p>Martin Daly found perfection, and he still wanted more. The Indies Trader captain believed that Indonesia’s …

Surfing

What She Rode: Paige Alms and The SOS Sushi

We talk with Alms and shaper Sean Ordonez about their Jaws-winning gun<p>Last week, we asked Pe’ahi Challenge winner Ian Walsh and shaper Chris …

Surfing

The Pick Up: The Winningest Men In Triple Crown History

<b>Winning a Triple Crown is hard.</b> Winning all three events of the Triple Crown throughout the entirety of one’s career? Statistically harder. Since …

Surfing

Kai Lenny shows Steve Aoki how to ride a hydrofoil surfboard

On paper, big wave surfer Kai Lenny and superstar DJ Steve Aoki don’t appear to have a lot in common. But both men have left significant marks on …

Electronic Music

RIP Pat O’Hare: 1942-2017

Cocoa Beach, FL fixture passes away<p>#RIP #PatOhare. This has always been a wild connection because our parents didn't know each other but had kids in …

Surfing

Kelly’s Wave Pool Added To 2018 ‘CT Schedule

The Tour's newest stop: Lemoore, California<p>We (speculatively) know that the 2019 Championship Tour will differ from the current schedule, with a more …

Surfing

An ice cool overtake, nauseating NFL and the worst miss of all time?

This week’s roundup also features a horrific wipeout in Portugal, car crash television at San Siro and a Roger Federer masterclass<p>1) To the Lithuanian city of Siauliai, where not one, but three Gintra Universitetas players missed an open goal against Barcelona in the Women’s Champions League last …

Sports

Your Guide to the Perfect Weekend in Honolulu: Nov. 15–19, 2017

A lineup of the weekend’s best events.<p>By Marisa Heung<p>Published: 2017.11.15 02:08 PM<p>Winter in Hawai‘i means two things: the holidays and epic North …

Honolulu

Wavegarden sells "large stake" to Israeli billionaire!

WeWork tosses its keys into the wavepool bowl!<p><b>Let me ask you something.</b> If you were a phenomenally rich surfer, a billionaire, say, and wave pools …

Surfing

Abbott dominates in 3-0 win over MacEwan in women's volleyball

<b>WINNIPEG – Right-side</b><p>Kearley Abbottwas a force to be reckoned in the University of Manitoba Bisons' 3-0 set win over the MacEwan University Griffins …

Canadian University Sports

Raw Nazaré

<b>Everybody loves a wedge right?</b> Under normal circumstances they could possibly be the funnest thing in surfing, but when they’re 40ft plus, dirty and …

Surfing

Rodrigo Koxa Surfs the Biggest Wave of His Life at Nazare

<b>Last week served up some ridiculously large surf at Nazare, a wave that has quickly become Europe’s big wave mecca.</b> As equally absurd footage and …

Blood Feud: Stab vs North Shore locals!

Venice-adjacent magazine asks, "Where have all the hellmen gone?"<p><b>This morning Stab magazine,</b> based near Venice, California, published a seething …

Surfing

Breaking: Stab loses its nerve!

Stab's blood feud against North Shore "hellmen" comes to a sudden end!<p><b>This morning</b> I read a story on <i>Stab</i> titled “Has Mainstream Surfing Outgrown the …

Watch Matt Jones' stunning MTB masterclass | Frames of Mind

Check out unique Freestyle MTB tricks and incredible filming techniques in Matt Jones’ new riding edit ‘Frames of Mind'

Surfing

BBC World Service - Sportshour, Total Wipeout - The surfer crushed by a 60ft wave

Big waves are normally a surfer's dream but when Andrew Cotton tried to ride one nearly as tall as the White House he was seriously injured.<p>Andrew was flung from his board by a 60 foot wave whilst surfing off the coast of Portugal and the impact fractured his spine.<p>The 36-year-old, who is from …

Surfing

Surf Tribes Part Two

<b>In our first Surf Anthropology lesson we delved deep into the human surf strata and looked at The Hipster, the Anti-Hipster, the Competitor and the</b> …

Sport (Australia)

SURFER Awards 2017: Best Web Series Nominees

Serially entertaining<p>A successful surf-centric web series requires the perfect combination of continuity, cinematic direction, storytelling, and, …

Surfing

Smith Lowdown Focus Review: zen has never looked so rad

Chill looks and chill vibes<p>Meditation is one of those things I’ve always struggled with. The benefits, when I actually do it, are clear to me. I’m calmer, more focused, and less stressed. Yet I do it for a day or two, and then let my practice slip into nonexistence. Or I’ll try do it, but in …

Technology

A surfer broke his back in one of the most ferocious waves you'll ever see - and a Welshman was one of his rescuers

A surfer has relived the moment he came to the aid of another wave-rider who broke his back in what has been described as the “heaviest” wipeout …

News (Wales)

On the road, Bisons lose at #2 Alberta in women's volleyball

<b>EDMONTON – The young players had the right stuff, sophomores Kory White and Vanessa Jarman, as well as rookie Julia Zonneveld, leading the way for</b> …

Canadian University Sports