Matt Rohrer shares some of the highlights of his conversations with Bay Area surfer Jimmy Holt, focal point of one of the few surfing photos to ever appear in National Geographic Magazine. Selected photos: Jim Shaw

From WQS warrior to independent filmmaker via a AUS$27,000 debt, Johnny Abegg has trod an unconventional path through life so far, and proves that a relentlessly positive outlook and upbeat character can see you through the toughest times... Words: Mark Sankey Photos: Johnny Abegg

Rebel wave riders on a mission to enlighten the Western world to the true culture of the Middle East, blakkbox redefine the notion of surfers as beach bums who only care about the next wave. Photos: Cole Estrada & Anthony Allen

During December 1970 and January 1971, my father, my brother Duncan and I designed the first Bonzer. It was the beginning of an amazing journey. Words: Malcolm Campbell. Photos: Miguel Barreira

Big-wave riding is an awe-inspiring experience, but what happens when things go wrong? In an exclusive extract from his new book, Al Mennie explains what it's like to survive the mother of all wipeouts.

Chris Preston chats to Neil Randall of if6was9 about his radical take on traditional board design, Noosa's retro vibe, and his love of vintage style. Photos Dane Peterson


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Drifters – Chapter 1: Ryan Lovelace

April 11, 2014 |  Words By:

ryan_lovelace Ryan Lovelace is a Surf Craft builder from Santa Barbara California. He creates custom boards from start to finish, with a unique style and outlook on the profession of board shaping.

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Deep Bright

April 11, 2014 |  Words By:

Deep BrightDeep Bright is a short film by Guillem Cruells, who goes in search of solitary and idyllic places, focussing on the surfing of Ethan Egiguren and the stunning Iberian and French seascapes.

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Magic Quiver Surf & Deli

April 10, 2014 |  Words By: Rui

Magic Quiver Surf & DeliMany of you might have walked by Magic Quiver Surfshop and wondered what was going on behind closed doors…

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The Endless Supper

April 10, 2014 |  Words By:

The Endless Supper Drift Surfing presents the latest project from HEAP/Planet Blow Productions, in partnership with RRD & Nahskwell – a SUP trip in Costa Rica and Nicaragua.

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BJØRNØYA trailer

April 08, 2014 |  Words By:

BJØRNØYA trailer Inge Wegge (from “North of The Sun”) and his two brothers explore the surf, snow and scenery on one of the world´s most remote and cold islands.

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Tideline Trash Cleared By Army of Volunteers

April 08, 2014 |  Words By:

Spring Beach CleanCoastal communities unite to remove 25 tonnes of marine litter from UK coastline.

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Seb Smart surfing Sumatra

April 08, 2014 |  Words By: Howard

Seb Smart surfing Sumatra He’s a talented chap. And no one has told him to fcuk off back to England either! Which is always nice. Sorry…

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Marine debris typeface

April 08, 2014 |  Words By:

wherrytown The Marine Debris Typeface project is a study of found local vernacular letterforms and is part of an ongoing investigation info Type and Place.

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