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Breakwaters and surfing's happy accident

Stu Nettle

Never mind Kelly Slater and Greg Webber, let's say hooray to Walter Shellshear and the crew who built our breakwalls!

Watch: Honolua Bay last night

Stu Nettle

Large at Waimea Bay = perfect at Honolua Bay

Cold burst spells swell for summer

Craig Brokensha

A wintery blast of cold air and warm inland heat will combine to produce swell from Indonesia to Fiji.

Watch: Indar Unanue // 2017

Stu Nettle

From Nias, Nazare, Mavs, and Mullies.

Watch: East Coast tunnels

Stu Nettle

It all depends on your Point Of View. Here's Alan Jackson's...

Round 1 at Pipe

Stu Nettle

Nine heats down and the title contenders have varying outcomes.

Bruce Brown: 1937-2017

Stu Nettle

The filmmaker who created The Endless Summer, surfing's biggest and best known film, passes away.

Michael Novakov: The four time world champion you’ve never heard of


With four world titles that span four decades, Michael Novakov is persistence personified.

Watch: French foils

Stu Nettle

Ludovic Dulou cements his place in history becoming the first person to foil surf the Mascaret.

Watch: One minute of Chippa

Stu Nettle

Come for the sunnies, stay for the surfing.

The Cover Shot

Chris 'Swag' Gu...

Chris Gudenswager recalls mid-80s Kirra featuring Todd Lee, a 24 second barrel, and a prized cover shot.

'Broken' by Jon Frank

Stu Nettle

Words and photos in a book that reads like the opposite of Instagram.