Despite a massive rise in shark attacks that led to a surfing ban on Réunion Island, a dedicated group of locals kept up the search. And kept the dream alive.
We talked with Kelly Slater about his new footwear line, KLLY. He also talked with us about retiring next year and weighed in on the Surf Ranch Pro controversy.
World Surf League CEO Erik Logan responded to judging criticism levied by Gabriel Medina, Filipe Toledo, and Italo Ferreira on social media.
After losing to Ethan Ewing at the Surf Ranch Pro, Gabriel Medina took his gripes about the judging public. Will he be fined or suspended?
Griffin Colapinto and Carissa Moore both don yellow jerseys after their wins at the 2023 Surf Ranch Pro.
Sam George has adventured with Yvon Chouinard many times – on rock and in the sea. Here, he recounts the memories, examining the art of facing one's fears.
Artificial reefs have been a reliable source of disappointment to the surfing community. We dug into why they never seem to work.
We examine risk-taking in the ocean and on land, and try to understand why so many surfers meet untimely deaths. Is it surfing itself? Or something else?
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At 37, Dane Reynolds is in a new chapter in his surf story, filled with business and family. We found him questioning his own relevance. He doesn't need to.
Josh Brolin is a bonafide a-list actor. We caught up with him to talk about narrating "Ground Swell: The Other Side of Fear" a film about big wave surfing.
Author Steven Kotler has made it his life's mission to tap into the flow state. In his new book, 'Gnar Country,' he details learning to ski park at 53.
Surfboard shapers have differing opinions on 'liters' when it comes to buying a board. So does a surfboard's liters really matter? Sam George dives in.
Longboarder, WSL commentator, and surf historian Matt Chojnacki is working to preserve the best parts of our culture. We caught up with him on the North Shore.
The Jet Ski has had the single most significant influence on big wave surfing over the past few decades. We examine the evolution of machine-aided wave riding.
The world woke from the throes of a pandemic in 2022. Surfing, snowboarding, and other outdoor pursuits went back to normal and we covered it all.
Crissy Field boasts some of the best wind in the Bay Area, but also some of the gnarliest conditions, leading to frequent rescues. It just happened to me.
Caity Simmers is at the forefront of a generational movement of female surfers set to change the face of competition. But Caity surfs for all the right reasons.
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