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
SURFER PROFILE: DEAN RANDAZZO
Dean Randazzo isn’t just a former World Tour surfer with an eye on trying to crack the Top 32 one more time, he’s also a survivor of multiple bouts with a deadly form of cancer. Kimball Taylor the story of surfing’s toughest man.
THE PERFECT WINTER
A look back at the best season of surf in a generation. From the legendary session to the reappearance of forgotten waves, it was truly the winter of our contentedness.
TEAHUPOO OPENS WITH A BANG
SURFER Staff Photographer Jason Kenworthy was on hand when Tahiti’s uber-slab surf season kicked into gear.
SHANE DORIAN’S NEAR-DEATH HOLD DOWN
Dorian’s first-hand account of his brush with death at Mavericks.
Tiffany Campbell curates a gallery of art created by surfers that don’t exactly fit into the category of “surf art.”