Jordan Barta
Wave of the Day: Josh Ku gets the rub of the green in Sydney this week

Sunshine Coast

Last Monday Tropical Cyclone June delivered the first cyclone swell of the season, a mid-range event that brought energy to the points without busting the banks on the beaches. And there's plenty more to come...

Sunshine Coast

Last Monday Tropical Cyclone June delivered the first cyclone swell of the season, a mid-range event that brought energy to the points without busting the banks on the beaches. And there's plenty more to come...

North Pacific Billabong XXL entries - Part 1

The Billabong XXL comp has been getting hammered with entries courtesy of the extended North Pac swell run. Here are the most recent waves, beginning from last Friday at Jaws.

North Pacific Billabong XXL entries - Part 1

The Billabong XXL comp has been getting hammered with entries courtesy of the extended North Pac swell run. Here are the most recent waves, beginning from last Friday at Jaws.

Trent Flanders
Wave of the Day: Nick Vasicek: Blue Steel, Gold Coast
Jack Sherriffs
Wave of the Day: Dark matter discovered in the Australian desert

The ski and the rope: Towing surfers into the future

Surfpolitik

The ski and the rope: Towing surfers into the future

Surfpolitik
blindboy

In big waves the current trend is away from towsurfing and toward catching waves unassisted on ten foot+ boards. The individual challenge of paddle surfing may be greater but collective progress is almost non-existent. In this article, blindboy argues that towsurfing is the only means forward if surfers are to keep pushing the outside of the envelope.

Jack Dekort
Wave of the Day: Green teepees on the Sunshine Coast