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The Packing List: Pat Towersey

Punker Pat is most known for his longtime presence in the surf industry (he’s been on the scene for more than two decades) but did you know he’s also a paddler and marathon runner? We got in touch to see what he brought on a recent ride to Catalina. He paddled there, ran a marathon,… Read More


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Making It: John O’Callaghan from SOLOSHOT

In today’s world of social media, we are obsessed with ourselves, sharing photos and videos of everything we are doing. But aren’t you tired of those same “selfies” where a person holds their phone or camera out in front of their face and “snap!”? Enter SOLOSHOT: a group of like-minded surfers who put their heads together… Read More


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Trouble in Paradise – Mentawai, Indonesia

We posted this video by Matt Hannon on our Facebook earlier in the week, about oil companies capitalizing on indigenous lands in Indonesia, at the expense of the tribal people who live there. Based on the response we saw, we thought you’d appreciate some more information. When asked why Hannon decided to take on this… Read More


Liam O'Gallagher snowboarding photography

Auditorium with Liam Gallagher

We’re coming to the end of winter here but it’s never too late to marvel at some stellar snowboarding. Photographer and filmmaker Liam Gallagher shares some of his shots from what he says was the “best winter yet” up in Bellingham, Washington. These pictures make a fair case for that argument.  To see more from… Read More


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Longboarding in Spain

Longboarding is relatively new for Spain, and local filmmaker Jan Latussek says the scene that has evolved in recent years is as diverse as the cuisine and the people of the different Spanish regions. He’s started an online community, The Wavepeople, to gather all that diversity into one place, so Spanish longboarders and those just… Read More