INTERVIEW: Recycled Artwork by Rodrigo McCoubrey
August 19, 2014

Born in Whittier, California, artist Rodney “Rodrigo” McCoubrey didn’t wait long to leave his hometown to hunt down world class surf. The current Encinitas resident has been scoring waves around the globe  

VIDEO: Great White Shark Attack Research in Año Nuevo, CA
August 19, 2014

Año Nuevo on the Northern California coastline is not only famous for its elephant seals and uncrowded surf, but also for its dangerous predators. Come mating season, male elephant seals engage in  

Save the Ocean, Help Ban Plastic Bags
August 14, 2014

Throughout the world, up to 1 trillion plastic bags are consumed on a yearly basis. Because of widespread overconsumption and inconsistent recycling habits, many of those plastic bags float adrift as  

Project Save Our Surf In Vietnam
August 06, 2014

Help Project Save Our Surf (PSOS) bring relief to children in Vietnam currently suffering from a lack of access to clean water. Founded by surfer, actress and activist Tanna Frederick,  

Hurricane Alert for Hawaii: Two Tropical Storms
August 05, 2014

A hurricane advisory has residents in the Hawaiian Islands bracing for the rare possibility of facing two back-to-back tropical storms. The first, Hurricane Isrelle, is forecasted to reach Hawai’i as  

VIDEO: Lightning Strike Kills 1, Injures 12 in Venice Beach
July 27, 2014

At 3:00 pm this afternoon, a rare case of lightning hit the shoreline of Venice Beach in California striking 13 individuals. CNN reported that a man in his mid-20′s died  

Open Martin’s Beach: Closing Arguments in Surfrider Lawsuit
July 18, 2014

Attorneys for the Surfrider Foundation made final remarks during closing arguments in the Martin’s Beach trial today (July 16, 2014) before San Mateo County Superior Court Judge Barbara J. Mallach. It is  

Storm Swell High Alert for Dungeons, South Africa
July 17, 2014

The largest swell of the season is approaching South Africa putting big wave surfers on high alert for a possible call at Dungeons. Thankfully, the ASP WCT will see epic conditions for the  

VIDEO: Giant School of Anchovies Gather Near Scripps Pier
July 11, 2014

Just after hundreds of thousands of people celebrated the Fourth of July at southern California beaches over the weekend, another group of visitors made their way into San Diego. On  

VIDEO: Surfing Hurricane Arthur in New Jersey
July 09, 2014

Hurricane Arthur interrupted holiday plans along the East Coast over the Fourth of July weekend. Arthur was the first hurricane to make landfall in the continental U.S. since Hurricane Isaac hit  

Alex Gray’s Opinion on the Manhattan Beach Shark Attack
July 07, 2014

On Saturday, July 5th, Steven Robles was attacked by a 7-foot great white shark near the Manhattan Beach Pier in Southern California while going for a group long-distance swim. However,  

Surfrider Volunteers Tackle San Diego’s Post-Fourth of July 2014 Morning After Mess
July 02, 2014

Thousands of residents and visitors will flock to San Diego County’s beaches to enjoy the Fourth of July 2014 holiday next week. However, if they were to visit that same  


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