1 OF 4 - VIDEO: Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau Opening Ceremony
By Emily Bates I Surf Channel
The 2013 Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau Opening Ceremony kicked off Thursday, December 5th at the famous Waimea Bay. A total of 28 carefully selected invitees, as well as many alternates, took part in the blessing of the prestigious event that requires a minimum of 30ft waves to commence. The Aikau family and the Polynesian voyaging canoe 'Hokule'a welcomed each invitee individually to part...Read More
2 OF 4 - VIDEO: Backdoor Barrels For Pipe Masters Opening Day
By Shannon Q I Surf Channel
Pipe Masters set the bar high in pumping conditions on Sunday as Backdoor barrels opened up for the hungry lineup of Top competitors at surfing's ultimate proving ground. The Vans Triple Crown of Surfing finale at Pipeline, on the Hawaiian island of Oahu's North Shore, will crown a World Champion by the end of the Billabong Pipe Masters, the last remaining event of the three-part series offering o...Read More
3 OF 4 - VIDEO: Mick & Kelly Showdown at Pipeline
By The Surf Channel I Surf Channel
A full year of ASP World Championship Tour competition has come down to the final defining moments at Pipeline, as 11x World Champion Kelly Slater (USA) 41, and 2x World Champion Mick Fanning (AUS) 32, battle for the Title on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawai'i. The two decorated professional athletes will have to get past top surfers in order to step up onto the 2013 Pipe Masters podium. Currently...Read More
4 OF 4 - Photoshoot: Rove Swimwear Debut Bohemia Bikini Collection
By Shannon Q I Surf Channel
Born in Bali by a talented Hawaiian designer, Rove Swimwear is for the wondering soul. Imagine the traveler's dream to rove the world with troubles behind and destinations unknown, with the purpose to discover what they have never known before. Get lost in the new line this Saturday evening, December 7th, at a special Vans Triple Crown after-party at Turtle Bay Resort featuring a special bikini sh...Read More
The Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau Opening Ceremony was held on December 5th at Waimea Bay, bringing together the world's most talented big wave athletes for the traditional blessing of the event. Less than a week later, the North Shore has been buzzing with projected forecasts and endless soc...
Northern Sumatra holds some of the best surfing in the world. Only catch is that it's not easy to get there. Some of the best waves are only accessible by boat. For the past 20 years, surf charters have been operating out of Indonesia. They specialize in taking surfers to remote breaks and becau...
Kelly Slater (USA) is determined to win his twelfth ASP World Title race, hunting down the best waves on the North Shore of O'ahu, Hawai'i. Watch his Backdoor Pipeline double barrel in slo-motion, raw and uncut in the video clip below from Day 2 of the Billabong Pipe Masters 2013, the finale of the ...
SurfAid International is pleased to introduce the latest SurfAid ambassador: 15-year-old surfer, musician and promoter of a better world, Cody Lovaas. Lovaas has earned the distinction as the youngest SurfAid ambassador to date. He is following his passions of surfing, songwriting and performing; ...
The North Shore of O'ahu delivered yet another day of excellent conditions for the ASP World Championship Tour and Vans Triple Crown of Surfing competitors, with just one layday inbetween rounds 1-4. The world's best surfers took to the pumping barrels on offer at Pipeline and Backdoor, putting on a...