The US Open Is Upon Us

Lock up the teenagers, welcome the grinders and let's watch some surfing from the biggest surfing contest in the world.

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Who Is Niccolo Porcella?

The man who braved the heaviest wipeout at Teahupo’o, this past weekend.

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The Future Of Surfing, With Ozzie Wright

A conversation with the original freesurfing artist.

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Code... Something... At Teahupo'o

When French Polynesia lights up...

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The Founder Of Outerknown Is A Total Babe

Saying that Kelly’s clothing range is overpriced is like saying Kelly is over hot.

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Shark Attacks And Keyboard Warriors

When every man, woman and his/her keyboard has the answer. AND IT’S THE RIGHT ANSWER, DAMMIT!

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The 2015 Travel Bible

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Featured

  • Win a custom quiver of Mayhem boards designed by Matt Biolis

    Wednesday, 29 July 2015
    Feel like scoring yourself a Mayhem three board quiver? Of course you do!
  • Aussie Grinders Of The QS

    Wednesday, 29 July 2015
    And the temptations of the Surf Stadium.
  • The Future Of Surfing, With Ozzie Wright

    Tuesday, 28 July 2015
    A conversation with the original freesurfing artist.

Michel Bourez Breaks Down Tahiti

Monday, 18 August 2014
It's not about catching the biggest one, it's about catching the right one.
Because a wipeout at Teahupo'o is the same thing as a car crash.

Carnage in Lembongan

Monday, 18 August 2014
“He lifted his shirt and what was underneath looked like he had thrown himself onto a hand grenade filled with reef shrapnel.”

Jay Adams: The Price of Speed

Monday, 18 August 2014
"Going to Hell, it scares me. It's real."

Rest In Peace Jay Adams

Saturday, 16 August 2014
The dogtown legend dies of a heart attack.

Small surfer, big waves

Friday, 15 August 2014
Meet 6-year-old Quincy Symonds, aka the Flying Squirrel.
And what NOT to do when you get 'em.

The Key to Dungeons

Friday, 15 August 2014
Where is it? Oh. Frank Solomon's got that.

Parko Prep

Friday, 15 August 2014
The tricks of the Teahupo'o trade.

If Andy Irons Was a Goofy

Friday, 15 August 2014
Mesmerising.
Not to get too many hopes up, but this event is gonna go next level.

Yago Dora, Mexico

Friday, 15 August 2014
Arriba, abajo, a centro y a dentro.

21 Days: Hedgey and Bourez

Friday, 15 August 2014
The third and final episode.

Kelly + Cricket

Friday, 15 August 2014
Australia's greatest is also Kelly's?

The Teahupo'o Warm Up

Friday, 15 August 2014
It sure doesn't look like it, but compared to what the comp could be, this is child's play. A Surfing Life Exclusive.

Australian Surfer Dies at Scar Reef

Thursday, 14 August 2014
Body found washed up on a nearby reef after disappearance.

Overhead Psyche

Thursday, 14 August 2014
Three minutes of surfing that'll impress the hell out'a you.
And so it begins!

» THE WIRE

  • A Petition For St Francis Bay

    Stop cage diving. Sign here.
  • The D'Blanc Perspective

    A new zine on the block. Check it out, here.
  • Barton Lynch Joins Komunity Project

    As ambassador/product developer.
  • Help Chris Abad Go Surfing Again

    A local pro from Oceanside, California, needs your help after a serious surfing injury.
  • Surfer Injured In Northern NSW Shark Attack

    Currently in hospital in stable condition.
  • Makua Rothman's Acceptance Speech

    For the Big Wave Championship Trophy.
  • Shark Attack In South Australia

    Surfer remains in critical condition.
  • Stephanie Gilmore Out Of Margies Pro

    Ankle injuries, aye?

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