New Wipeouts at the Wedge

It’s usually risk or reward at the wedge. Mostly risk… but that’s part of the Wedge’s hype!   Check out these brave surfers take on some big drops and heavy drainers. Musi…

Worst Wipeouts of 2011 in Chile

The Whomper of the week goes to this wipeout compilation from 2011 in Chile. Many people turn to surfing, but few evolve into big wave surfers. That’s a completely different breed of people. Her…

XL Swell Predicted to Hit Pipeline

The predicted XL El Niño swells have finally arrived and it’s first destination is Banzai, Pipeline. The swell forecast exhibits fair to good conditions with wave heights at 20-25 feet occasiona…

VIDEO: Worst Big Wave Wipeouts

Winter is the time for big wave surfers to get their fix and with big waves, comes MASSIVE wipeouts. As big wave surfers tackle some of the world’s biggest and heaviest breaks, photographers cap…

VIDEO: How Heavy is a Big Wave

Have you ever wondered how heavy a big wave is? With winter swells creating commotion along the coast, everyone is wondering what it takes to be a big wave surfer. Every time a surfer takes off on a m…