Chopes Locals Indulge in a Tube Feast

Locals Score Teahupo'o

Early last week it seemed like the whole Pacific Ocean had waves, and  Teahupo’o was not left out. In a largely local affair, a crew of chargers traded thick-lipped grinders while Tahiti-based photographer Tim McKenna was there [...]

Watch: Amp Sessions—Keramas, Now With Bonus Photo Gallery

Amp Sessions: Keramas + Photos

Keramas provided the juiciest of waves and surfers provided the progressivist of performances, adding up to one hell of a surf contest during the Corona Bali Pro. The only downside to the event was that it had to end. If you’re s[...]

The Founders’ Cup From the Channel

Glaser's Founders' Cup Gallery

As the wave pool’s foil reeled back and forth for two days during the Founders’ Cup this weekend at the Surf Ranch, SURFER staff photographer Todd Glaser was in the pool to capture whatever transpired literally in its wake.[...]

Fickle Puerto Rican Spots Light Up

Puerto Rico Goes Off

After sending tubes galore to the Atlantic seaboard, Winter Storm Riley took a tropical vacation to Puerto Rico where it decided to trade gloomy, silty cylinders for turquoise tubes. Some of the island’s fickle spots, like Gas Ch[...]

Riley Lights Up New York and New Jersey

A Gallery of Bomb Cyclone Riley

Riley is a beast. What started as a snow storm in the upper midwest underwent “bombogenesis” off the coast of New England during an extreme drop in pressure, transforming Riley into a “bomb cyclone.” Thus far, R[...]