The Culture

The best (and worst) of surf culture.

Clueless to Ruthless

Mapping the seemingly-unlikely-but-perhaps-inevitable journey from lineup newb to enraged local

Master of Some

Sometimes taking a step back from surfing for other pursuits can actually make you a better surfer

Agents of Change

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


Books, movies, and product reviews.

New SURFER Gear is Here

Our new line of tees, sweatshirts and hats feature iconic covers and artwork from deep in the SURFER archives

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.

Jeff McCallum's Kimbo Twin Fin

After the passing of his beloved dog, the renowned San Diego shaper commemorates his pet with a beautiful surfcraft

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.

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.

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.