VIDEO: Andy Irons Tribute #AIFOREVER
July 24, 2014

On July 24th, 1978, surf icon Andy Irons was born on the Hawaiian Island of Kauai, and a great legacy began. We reflect back a few years to look at  

VIDEO: Bali’s Mega Semadhi, The Bingin Boy – LOCAL STYLE S2 Ep9
July 23, 2014

Surfers have many facets to their lives, and Mega Semadhi is no exception. Mega won last year’s Rip Curl Padang Padang, Indonesia’s most prestigious surf competition. The young athlete is  

Paul Mitchell Supergirl Pro Returns to San Diego
July 22, 2014

The Surf Channel is proud to support the largest female surf contest in the world, coming up this summer in North County San Diego. ASA Entertainment announces the return of the Paul Mitchell Supergirl  

The Mel Family: 3 Generations of Champions
July 22, 2014

The Mel family has supported the surf community since the beginning, even before surfboard shaper John Mel opened up Freeline Surf Shop on 41st Avenue in Santa Cruz. Father to Mavericks  

VIDEO: Tom Curren vs Occy at 8 ft J-Bay
July 21, 2014

What could be better than watching the world’s Top WCT surfers score flawless 8 ft J-Bay? Throw legends Tom Curren (USA) and Mark Occhilupo (AUS) into the lineup, then watch and  

VIDEO: Puerto Escondido ‘Wipeout of the Year” Ricardo dos Santos
July 18, 2014

Playa Zicatela is scattered with broken boards this week. Mexico’s infamous Puerto Escondido is a prime location to film the world’s biggest rides and epic wipeouts. When big wave surfers got word  

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  

Martin’s Beach Billionaire vs Surfrider Foundation
July 14, 2014

A scandal of epic proportions, surfers and beach goers are heated in an ongoing battle over public access to Martin’s Beach in Northern California, not far from the Mavericks surf  

Bethany Hamilton Only Female Competitor in Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang
July 09, 2014

On July 5th, Rip Curl hosted the opening ceremonies for the Rip Curl Cup at Padang-Padang Beach in Bali, Indonesia. Although the start date of the contest will be announced only  

Untold Santa Cruz Stories with Kyle Buthman
July 08, 2014

A popular surf filmmaker making a name for Santa Cruz surfers both in and out of the water, producer and surfer Kyle Buthman is tonight’s legendary guest on Off the  

WATCH LIVE STREAM: Billabong Pico Alto Peru, ASP Big Wave World Tour
July 03, 2014

LIVE NOW! The Billabong Pico Alto has kicked off the new ASP Big Wave World Tour in 40 ft+ surf. Located in Punta Hermosa, Peru, the massive right-hander is hosting the  

VIDEO: Worst Wipeouts Pico Alto, Peru
July 02, 2014

Pico Alto is one of the world’s longest big waves, located in Punta Hermosa, Peru. The massive right hand barrel provided for some incredible tube rides during the last Big  


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