Our Choking Oceans

Our Choking Oceans

At several points in the earth’s past the oceans have given up their oxygen and borne witness to massive die-offs of marine creatures--extinction-level events--that forever changed the composition of marine life. These episodes o[...]

Wisdom: Tom Carroll

Life Lessons from Tom Carroll

We choose our role models based on our inspiration. My first role model in surfing was Col Smith from Narrabeen. He was a brilliant goofyfooter, just a super-radical surfer. He never used to drink, he wasn't a big party guy, but he was[...]

Best Surf Colleges, No. 2: University of California Santa Cruz

Best Surf Colleges, No. 2: UC Santa Cruz

The pursuit of a college degree may not seem like the most practical way to chase surf, binding yourself to one location for an extended period of time and saddling yourself with tens of thousands of dollars in student loan debt just t[...]

Surfer Glen Jeans Dies at Rocky Point

Surfer Glen Jeans Dies at Rocky Point

Within hours of Dusty Payne's horrific accident at Backdoor, local standout and former pro surfer Glen Jeans was found unresponsive in the water near Rocky Lefts on Oahu's North Shore. Despite valiant efforts from the surfers in the wa[...]

Braving the Elements

Braving the Elements

A few days ago, North Carolina filmmaker Jeffrey O'Neil dropped an edit called "Winter Storm Grayson," which you can re-watch here. In it, Brett Barley, Oliver Kurtz and Cam Richards, among others, score pumping waves on the Outer Bank[...]