Don’t Call It “Alternative”

Design Forum: Back To The Bonzer

Last December, during a drizzly afternoon on the North Shore of Oahu, I was playing cards on the porch at Conner and Parker Coffin’s home fronting Off The Wall when I realized the surf had switched on with overhead sets and remarkabl[...]

Pat Gudauskas’ Swiss-Army Board

Pat Gudauskas’ Swiss-Army Board

Pat Gudauskas is a man in perpetual motion. In fact, he’s currently tracking an elusive left-hand tube through Namibia before hopping on a flight to Jeffreys Bay and eventually making his way north of Durban for the Ballito Pro. We[...]

Design Forum: Haydenshapes Plunder

Design Forum: Haydenshapes Plunder

The Eddie Cochran-penned lyric, “There ain’t no cure for the summertime blues,” has enjoyed decades of relevance for surfers. While artists like The Who, Jimi Hendrix and the Outsiders have covered Cochran’s 1958 classic, many [...]

Design Forum: SUPER’s Siamese Twin

Design Forum: SUPER's Siamese Twin

In the video above, North Carolina tube-hound Brett Barley tears apart playful east coast peaks and slots himself into pint-sized sand-bottomed barrels. The stick he’s riding? That’s SUPER’s newly-released Siamese Twi[...]

Design Forum: Sons Of Sam

Design Forum: Sons Of Sam

[This feature originally appeared in our May 2017 Issue, “Frontiers,” on newsstands and available for download now.] From First Point Noosa to First Point Malibu, performance standards are being raised by a new generation o[...]