Racing For Norths In Central Mexico

Racing For Norths In Central Mexico

Billy Kemper, Luke Davis, and Danny Fuller had solid south swell and pounding beachbreak on the brain during an early-season trip to Central Mexico. But square in their sights was a promising north swell spinning down the coast, schedu[...]

One Afternoon With Bryce Young

One Afternoon With Bryce Young

Bryce Young is some kind of modern board prophet in our Thruster age, but he’s not in the business of converting you to a specific shape. “I just want to challenge my surfing and push it,” he said in a 2015 profile written by[...]

Tavarua Turns On

Photos: Tavarua Turns On

When we last spoke with Australian photographer Rod Owen, he had hurried to the South Pacific to catch Fiji’s first true swell of the year, as textureless lefts cranked across the reef for an uncrowded lunchtime session with Harr[...]

Portfolios: The Rob Machado Collection, From Grant Ellis

Portfolios: The Rob Machado Collection

Close your eyes, and sketch your vision of the photogenic surfer. Hair down to the shoulders, a thin build, but not frail, deceptively powerful. He’s a Seaside Reef icon with style that shoots like enlightened sunlight from his m[...]

The Bruce Irons Archive, By Zak Noyle

The Bruce Irons Archive, By Zak Noyle

Be it football wide-receivers, UFC fighters, or baseball pinch hitters, there’s an inherently prepared confidence among its players – swagger, even a little ego, call it what you will – to step into the arena and get [...]