Angela Rivers

From the archives

In 1964 Nicholas Tomalin wrote an article for the Sunday Times entitled 'Sun, surf and sexuality – it's a whole new cult' about the new craze about to take the ...

The bees’ knees

Listen up chaps, this isn’t some kind of girly skincare thing. Even the hardiest man has to admit to owning a little pot of Vaseline or some lip balm, right? Bu...

Bring & buy!

Have a clear out and make some cash at the Surf Jumble, on 5 December at St Merryn Village Hall, Cornwall. Or if you prefer shopping to selling, pop along and p...

Positive portraits

While I'm wary of sweeping generalisations, I think it's fair to say that female surfers are frequently portrayed as mere fashion mannequins, their images used ...

Portfolio – Ollie Howe

The beauty of Drift is that everyone knows someone who knows someone who does something cool. I love it when I get one of those “You should check out…” emails, ...

Making lines

I recently came across some gorgeous work from an artist who proves that you don't have to be near the ocean to feel the stoke – meet the fabulous Collin Snyder...

Water technique

Painting in watercolour and riding a wave are activities connected within the same essence – making art with water. (Words by Luciano Burin – read this article ...

Keep it local: Neon

Cornwall’s number-one seamstress and super-laidback entrepreneur Elsie Pinniger on surfing, sewing, and Bon Jovi… You’re going to see her name in lights, but sh...

Keeping it local

Drift is on the hunt for your local heroes. Those guys and girls pouring their hearts and souls into creating unique surf gear – from boards to wetsuits to film...

Substituted by blue

If you haven't already, check out our feature by Dane Peterson and Belinda Peterson-Baggs, 'Substituted by blue'. In association with Patagonia, they also docum...

Shades of green

A winter jaunt in Celtic climes is strictly for the keen... The waves are fickle and dicey, there is no predictability, but this can add to the pleasure. Dan Cr...

SuperHaole

SuperHaole is an unemployed surfer and photographer based in San Clemente, CA. He has missed quite a few set waves while trying to photograph rocks, birds, kelp...