The Culture

The best (and worst) of surf culture.

Agents of Change

Individuals who are giving back and making a difference in the world of surf.


Books, movies, and product reviews.

Surfer Approved

If we like something, you’ll see it here.

Industry News

Industry News and press releases from the surf Industry. Follow the latest updates about Industry News on SURFER Magazine.

Design Forum

Anything and everything to do with the magical craft that allow us to ride waves.

Week in Review

All the weird that’s fit to print.


Wisdom from off the beaten path.


Rants, raves, deep thinking, and a lot of hot air.

Random Happenings

The oddities of surf.

Eat Like Laird

Live forever like Laird? Or enjoy beer and ice cream?

Fantasy Surfer

Facts, stats, pundit picks, announcements, and game tips to help you pick the best possible Fantasy Surfer team.

Photo Blog

Surf shots and story from our staff photographers.

Read It: "Ice Cream Headaches"

Writer Ed Thompson and photographer Julien Roubinet explore New York and New Jersey surf culture in their new photobook

Puerto Rico Goes Off

SURFER staff photographer Ryan Craig's gallery of Riley's tear through the Caribbean

EOS Blog

The reckless intersection of surf history fact and opinion. Featuring commentary, video, and surf legend interviews.


“Corndogging” is a satirical column in which we take serious surf issues, dunk ’em in the ocean, and roll them around in the sand for awhile.