The day begins with two distinct but comforting sounds: a whirr and a whiz. The whirr is the descending anchor chain, signalling our arrival at a new destination in the Mentawai Islands, off the west coast of Sumatra.
The first photographic record of tandem surfing was in the 1930’s when the Waikiki beach boys would take the tourist women out for rides on their boards...
Again Indonesia was touched by a major disaster, an ecological disaster which strikes for months. an underground field of toxic mud does not stop pouring and pollutes all the region...
For decades the Island of Puerto Rico has been home to many successful regional and international amateur surfing championships...
Tim was born to parents who lived on a sailing yacht based in the Caribbean. With 3 trans-Atlantic sailing trips, and many shorter trips around the Caribbean and to USA before the age of 3. Tim started surfing, sailing in an ideal world..........
An Atlantic storm smashed Southern Britain, North West France and Northern Spain. Two people were killed, a fishing trawler sank in the English Channel, a cargo vessel was blown aground on the French coast, with another going up on the rocks....
Donovan Frankenreiter invented the sponsored-surfer-cum-musician niche. His seventies asthetic and pseudo soul have paved the way for others like current hot ticket Timmy Curran...
Aventurero, amante de la tabla, excelente amigo y deportista cabal, Felipe Pomar, nuestro campeón mundial de tabla, nació en Miraflores en el año de 1943...
Laird Hamilton is known as the guiding genius of crossover board sports, and he is truly amazing in the water. His size - six-foot-three, 215 pounds - makes him seem indestructible. ‘Laird is the elder son of 60’s surfing legend Bill Hamilton
Save the Waves is an environmental coalition dedicated to preserving the world's surf spots and their surrounding environments.
Ramón Navarro has always wanted to be a surfer, and never doubted that he would be. Now he is charging some of the biggest waves in South America
Peter Cole is the real deal. A truer waterman and champion of keeping our oceans clean and surfable you will not find. His staying power is no accident. It is a testament to his love of the sport.
To capture the technical subtleties of today's highly sophisticated airs, Luke Southern has begun 'stitching' several images into one.
- United States
- Central America
- Sth America/Brazil
- Big Wave
- Standup (SUP)
- WT Men
- WT Women
- Star Men
- Star Women
- Big Wave
- ASP World Tour
- Int'l Surfing Association
- ALAS (Latín Pro Tour)
- APS Puerto Rico
- ASF (Atlantic USA)
- Waves Brazil
- Olas Peru
- Surfing (Italia)
- Surf Total (Port)
- Surf.co (NZ)