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  • Lucas “Chumbo” Chianca claims the Nazaré Challenge

    BIG-WAVE: Lucas "Chumbo" Chianca won the World Surf League Big Wave Tour Nazaré Challenge after incredible performances at the Praia do Norte big-wave break in Nazaré, Portugal. The second-ever BWT event at Nazaré ran over two days after dangerous conditions threatened the competitors following the opening heats on Saturday. Big Wave Tour Commissioner Mike Parsons, alongside the judging panel, rated conditions a Bronze coefficient with wave faces in the 25-to-35-foot category.

  • Creators: Patrick Trefz finds our collective water connection

    CREATORS: Patrick Trefz is a surfer and photographer from Santa Cruz who has built a solid portfolio of images from his global travels. As comfortable in the wilds of Alaska as he is in the sidewalk sophistication of a Biarritz cafe, Patrick’s work is born out of travelling. He’s taken his visual sensibility and branched into film with projects like “Thread” and “Idiosyncracies”. With his latest project “Surfer’s Blood” his technical chops had to increase tenfold in the editing bay to attain the vision he had in mind. The new film is launching this month.

  • Who's Right? WSL and Honolulu present permit arguments

    INDUSTRY: The World Tour's Hawaii events are in jeopordy as the World Surf League and Honolulu officials argue over event dates and permits. The conflict started when the WSL requested moving the Billabong Pipe Masters from December to January to score better surf. In return Honolulu mayor Kirk Caldwell said this plan was a no-go. He pointed out that the WSL would be bumping out event organizers who've already reserved that time-space and tha

  • USA takes team gold at ISA World Longboard Champs

    ISA WORLDS: Led by an impressive three individual medals, Team USA rose to the top of World Longboarding and was crowned Team Gold Medalist at the 2018 ISA World Longboard Surfing Championship at Riyue Bay in Wanning, China.

  • Team USA leads ISA World Longboard Champs as final nears

    ISA WORLDS: Team USA moved into pole position on the penultimate day of competition at the 2018 ISA World Longboard Surfing Championship. Despite losing Kevin Skvarna and Tony Silvagni to the Repechage Rounds, both surfers were able to regain their composure and advance in the competition, making USA the last team to have all four competitors remaining in the event.

  • World Longboard Champs: USA wins ISA Aloha Cup

    ISA WORLDS: An outstanding, all-around performance earned Team USA the first Gold Medal of the 2018 ISA World Longboard Surfing Championship in the ISA Aloha Cup on Monday at Riyue Bay in Hainan, China. Team USA's four team members all put on a well-balanced, el

  • Fierce elimination rounds throughout Day 2 of ISA Champs

    ISA WORLDS: Fiercely surfed elimination Repechage Rounds brought the world's best longboarders one step closer to Gold on the second day of competition at the 2018 ISA World Longboard Surfing Championship in Wanning, China.

  • Hot-start action as ISA World Longboard Champs come to life

    ISA WORLDS: The world's best longboarders kicked off the competition on Saturday at the 2018 ISA World Longboard Surfing Championship in Wanning, China, dropping high scores and putting on an exceptional display of talent, style, and skills.

  • Finn McGill and Vahine Fierro claim WSL World Junior titles

    JUNIORS: Finn McGill and Vahine Fierro have taken out the 2017 WSL Men’s and Women’s Jeep World Junior Championship in Kiama NSW. The final day saw 28 heats run and history made with bumpy 3-to-4 foot waves on offer at Bombo Beach. Despite suffering an ankle injury and some incoming flight errors

  • The Surfersvillage (super) last-minute Holiday Gift Guide

    GIFT-GUIDE: Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone. So, yes, you'd better get moving on those Holiday gifts. What to get? How big will you go? Surfersvillage offers a hefty sampling from our Gear Section to kick start the Holiday gift-giving quadrant of your brain (hint: it's right near the hypothalamus). Peruse. Enjoy. And hopefully be inspired.

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Australian Longboard Open taps surf culture out of the water
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Hyundai partners with Surfing Australia, Laura Enever
Taylor Jensen and Tully White win James Bros Classic
Japan's first World Tour elite competitor is Kanoa Igarashi
With oil drilling a renewed threat Surfrider springs to action
Australian Longboard Open taps surf culture out of the water
Billabong urges shareholders to vote yes on purchase plan
Hyundai partners with Surfing Australia, Laura Enever
Taylor Jensen and Tully White win James Bros Classic
Japan's first World Tour elite competitor is Kanoa Igarashi

Videos

Imanol Yeregui and Artiz Aranburu big in the Basque Country

Aritz Aranburu and Imanol Yeregui score some barrels at the classic big wave spot Rokaputa and, yes, there are rocks all...

Dramatic finals day action at the Volcom Pipe Pro
Volcom Pipe Pro Day 3 highlight reel
Kelly Slater Wave Pool vs Natural Waves
Imanol Yeregui and Artiz Aranburu big in the Basque Country
Final Day Highlights from the ISA World Longboarding Champs

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Original movie poster from "Beyond - An African Surf Documentary"
Download, Gift Cards & More from "Beyond" documentary
Movie, Vinyl, Poster & More from "Beyond" documentary
Buell Wetsuits: RB2 Mens 4/3 Fullsuit
The Stan by Saint Jacques hits new frontier
"The Victor" from Saint Jacques