SURFER Magazine

September 2012

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About the Mag

Known as "the bible of the sport," SURFER Magazine has been the foremost authority on surf culture since its founding in 1960. Every issue is packed with award-winning photography, provocative interviews, and travel features to the world's most exotic surf locales.

In This Issue

  • Scaring Bruce

    The seven scariest moments of Bruce Irons’ Life.

  • Your Brain on Fear

    How surfing Mavericks is a triumph of the modern brain.

  • The Surfer Interview

    Mark Mathews on the things that scare him more than heaving barrels ever could.

  • Epoch

    Notes from an era-defining day at Cloudbreak.

  • Intermission

    With their Pro Junior careers behind them and uncertainty ahead, four young surfers retreat to Costa Rica.

  • On Falling

    How wipeouts have helped shape the evolution of surfing.

  • The Gaza Surf Club

    The troubled times of an unlikely surf community.

  • Make Something

    Ryan Burch on how the best board you’ve ever ridden might come from your own two hands.

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