Small Talk with Thomas Campbell

Small Talk with Thomas Campbell

You might recognize him as the architect of a few eclectic, beautifully crafted, retro-inspired surf films, like The Seedling, Sprout, or The Present. Or, perhaps you’re a fan of his art. Or an admirer of his photography in both [...]

A Different Side Of Puerto

A Different Side Of Puerto

Is Puerto Escondido a glorified closeout? Only if you’ve never been spat out the other end of a sand-rumbling gem, which were well-documented this month along Playa Zicatela. Here’s a different look at some of the swellR[...]

Loud and Local from Ian Crane

Loud and Local from Ian Crane

Real board-porn talk: The V3 Stealth from …Lost has relaxed centerline rocker that creates drive down the line, the pronounced rail rocker under the back foot means that precise on-rail turns are a breeze, and the channels bottom[...]

Zicatela Thunder

Zicatela Thunder

The Oaxacan Colossus woke up late last week and won’t quiet down. Puerto Escondido has been in brutal seasonal form lately, powered by a number of souths to lob triple-overhead ringers down the beach. A few days ago, visiting sur[...]

The Heavy Bones

The Heavy Bones

The hoots that came from the mouths of Aritz Aranburu, Natxo Gonzalez, and Adrian Fernandez de Valderrama when they pulled into Namibia in the dark say more than an eloquently-prepared description ever could. Really, there are no need [...]