About the Mag
Known as "the bible of the sport," SURFER Magazine has been the foremost authority on surf culture since its founding in 1960. Every issue is packed with award-winning photography, provocative interviews, and travel features to the world's most exotic surf locales.
In This Issue
Being John Florence
Eighteen-year-old John Florence may be the best surfer in the world.
The definitive reference for the modern aerialist.
Has Big-Wave Surfing Gone too Far?
With surfers hurling themselves over ledges that were once considered unsurfable, Brad Melekian asks the question: Have we gone too far?
The 10-Year Boat Trip
A visual tour of a decade’s worth of surf trips aboard the Pelagic in Indonesia.
An Island Addiction
Zander Morton, Asher Nolan, and Ben Bourgeois score a secret Caribbean dream spot that leaves them itching for more
Bethany Hamilton’s surf career survived a shark attack, but can it survive being made into a Hollywood film?