Rain or Shine in Costa Rica

Rain or Shine in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is one of the most accessible and affordable places a surfer can go to score fun, warm-water waves. The coastline has plenty of peaky beachbreaks and surf lodges. Stil, the coastline receives a lot of rain and sometimes a ru[...]

Photos: Solitaires in Southeast Asia

Photos: Solitaires in Southeast Asia

Last year, senior staff photographer Ryan Craig was based in Thailand when he saw a typhoon spiraling towards an unsung stretch of Southeast Asia. A handful of reef breaks looked promising, so he called up a crew of surfers to see if t[...]

Amp Sessions: Santa Barbara

Amp Sessions: Santa Barbara

It has been a rough couple months for Santa Barbara. Fires and mudslides consumed lives, local businesses, homes, and everything else in their paths. It goes without saying that recent sessions at The Queen Of The Coast must have been [...]

Wild on Oahu

Wild on Oahu

Ask anyone who has spent many a winter on the North Shore and they’ll tell you that this has been a strange season. Funky swell directions and funkier winds have had even the most on-the-pulse surfers scratching their heads wonde[...]