1 OF 4 - VIDEO: Pipeline- Proving Grounds of Pro Surfing
By Emily Bates I Surf Channel
As one of the most dangerous waves to surf in the world, Pipeline serves as the proving grounds for professional surfers. Deep caves, sharp reef, and fast, hollow tubes make this North Shore icon like no other wave. Each year, the reef break hosts the famed Billabong Pipe Masters, where a world champion is crowned. Surfers travel from all over to get their share of the winter swell at Pipeline,...Read More
2 OF 4 - VIDEO: Winter on the North Shore, Oahu
By Tory Knoepfel I Surf Channel
It's that time of year again, the season of heavy winter swell and even greater stoke. Surfers and viewers alike from around the world are excited for the annual North Shore winter season that is officially in full swing. Many of the most talented surfers on the planet, including the ASP Men's and Women's World Championship Tour surfers, have already arrived on the Hawaiian islands. Kaléu...Read More
3 OF 4 - VIDEO: Tatiana Weston-Webb in Tahiti, ‘Wish You Were Here’
By Tory Knoepfel I Surf Channel
Hawaiian surfer Tatiana Weston-Webb recently qualified for the 2015 Women's ASP World Championship Tour. At only 18-years-old, she's quickly making the transition into the big leagues. Her amazing performance at the infamous reef break of Teahupo'o proved that she's more than prepared to compete against the best female competitors in challenging conditions. Recently, Tatiana brought a few of h...Read More
4 OF 4 - Jaws XXL Season Opener: Photo Gallery
By Shannon Marie I Surf Channel
Big wave season opened up Tuesday at the infamous Jaws surf break off the Hawaiian Island of Maui. The world's best big wave riders charged some of the best conditions seen at the spot, thanks to a powerful storm swell produced by Typhoon Nuri out of the Northern Pacific. Wind was uncommonly calm, and the west swell built stronger than most expected, bouy readings at 18 ft at 18 seconds as of Nov...Read More
Filmmaker Perry Gershkow takes us behind-the-scenes of his newest film titled 'Llevame de Vuelta.' The young Marin County native joins Kyle Buthman, Austin Smith-Ford, and Kyle Thiermann on a journey to mainland Mexico. Along the way, the film follows the ups and downs that come with seeking pristi...
August 27, 2014 will always be remembered in Southern California as “Big Wednesday”, or as the Malibu Under Dogs put it, “the hundred year storm that Jay Adams sent down.” Malibu’s Surfrider Beach produced large 10-12ft waves, with even larger sets at times. Inspired by the historic condit...
In this episode of Hurley's #TOURNOTES, hear from some of the North Shore's most well known residents, commentators, water patrol and most frequent visitors as they respond to the question of 'What scares you on the North Shore?' From raining coconuts to the strong rip current at Haleiwa, these N...
The boys from Nub TV stayed home in New Jersey for the Thanksgiving holiday, with hopes of catching the first big winter swells of the season. In the latest edit Gone Nowhere, Thanksgiving at Home, Ben Gravy, Rob Kelly, Andrew Gesher, Ian Bloch, Nick Rut and camera man Brian Coulter head up north to...
Last week, many LA County surfers had the best sleep of their lives, after scoring blissful conditions in their backyards. Thankfully, spots from south to north Los Angeles delivered on swell forecast promises. Some scored up the coast in Ventura, while the rest stayed a little closer to home, optin...