Jack Dekort
Wave of the Day: Tom Tyler, backside streamline on the Sunshine Coast
Stu Nettle

"If you're going to get chomped then you're going to get chomped - there's nothing you can do about it." 

So said WA surfer Andy Johnston after getting buzzed by this three-metre great white shark at Esperance last month.


In the fortnight since his previous surf rage article, blindboy has been trawlling the internet's forgotten back pages conducting his own by-the-numbers research.

Leroy Bellet
Wave of the Day: Chased by creatures - Elliot Marshall on the NSW South Coast
Stu Nettle

After watching 1992 footage of Shane Herring, Kelly Slater has ordered two boards from Greg Webber. Is the design pendulum about to swing back to thin, highly rockered banana boards?

Jordan Barta
Wave of the Day: Jai Abberton, fear and faith at the cape
Stu Nettle

NPJ channels Baddy Treolar, doing the shaping, surfing, and playing the soundtrack to this short clip.

Stu Nettle

Frozen moments slowly thawed before Chris Bryan's Phantom camera.

Stu Nettle

Ain't nothing more that Jordy Smith likes to do than turn his back on the world.

Phil Jarratt

When Quiksilver, Inc co-founder Bob McKnight finally retires on Friday after 38 years in the top job, aggrieved shareholders would like to breathe a collective sigh of relief and wait for the new broom to sweep the once-great brand back to profit. But it ain’t gonna happen.

Adam Fitzpatrick
Wave of the Day: Angles of perfection, proportions of power
Stu Nettle

Scientists in Denmark have created a new material that stores oxygen and releases it when needed. A few grains supposedly contains enough oxygen for one breath.

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