SURFER Approved: Changing Ponchos

SURFER Approved: Changing Ponchos

Have you ever stood in a parking lot in the early morning, looked at your towel and asked yourself, “Really? I have to tie this thing around my waist and keep it secure while I yank awkwardly at soggy fistfulls of neoprene? Is th[...]

Weathering

Weathering

On the East Coast, it ain’t a real Hurricane until Al Roker, Anderson Cooper, or one of The Weather Channel’s Storm Specialists, or Hurricane Hunters, or whatever title they carry (does it require a license? A badge, maybe?) are st[...]

Getting The Gang Back Together

Getting The Gang Back Together

Growing up on the Gulf Coast, a tiny pack of frothing groms coalesced around our little Nokomis, Florida neighborhood, the nucleus of which being myself, my younger brother, Jack, and three of our closest friends: Jarod Ruszkowski, Pet[...]

In Praise of the Novelty Wave

In Praise of the Novelty Wave

Well, sure, Rincon’s been firing for weeks on end, Blacks has been gobbling up 8’0″s like candy, and [REDACTED] near San Diego has gone mental this El Niño-fueled winter. But you know what’s even more rare? Pid[...]