1 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
2 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
3 OF 4 - A Wedge To Remember: Behind-The-Scenes with Director Joshua Pomer
By Shannon Marie I Surf Channel
Residing in Santa Barbara, California, surf filmmaker Joshua Pomer has documented the evolution of the sport. From Mavericks down to Rincon, his movies feature the best waves on the coast with the top athletes. His latest project has sold out theaters at every premiere thus far, on tour with A Wedge To Remember - the Hurricane Marie movie. Capturing the most incredible swell on the California ...Read More
4 OF 4 - VIDEO: Pipeline Rescues, North Shore Lifeguards
By Emily Bates I Surf Channel
Surfers aren't the only ones putting their lives at risk at Pipeline. A team of highly skilled rescue personnel known as the North Shore lifeguards are constantly immersing themselves in the most dangerous of situations in order to ensure the highest level of safety possible. From no rescues for days, to rescues every half-hour, there is absolutely no way to predict a typical work day. Located ...Read More
Photographer Zachary Miller is a 25-year-old artist from San Clemente, California. Like many Californian surfers looking for endless surf, he left the West Coast to explore Hawai'i on the island of O'ahu when he was 20. Instead of performing in front of the lens, his passion for surf and ocean photo...
Hawai'i experienced a recent run of XXL swell over the week, courtesy of a powerful storm swell produced by Typhoon Nuri out of the Northern Pacific. On Maui, local and visiting surfers were charging at the the infamous surf spot known as Jaws. In the mix was Maui local and 20 year old Tyler L...
Jim Phillips is a national treasure. The talented artist has painted the history of surfing with dynamic color, drawing some of the first illustrations ever published in The Surfer's Journal. From his woody road trip depictions to Santa Cruz comics, his illustrations have influenced surf culture a...
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 ag...
Big wave surfing veteran Shane Dorian (HAW), scored a massive "Ride of the Year" entry into the Billabong XXL Awards 2015 for his ride at Jaws on November 12th, 2014. Dorian is no stranger to the warm water lineup at Pe'ahi off the Hawaiian island of Maui, and managed to pull into a spitting tube...