Chasing The Swell That Smashed The World

In late June of 2015, something miraculous happened.

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Jeremy Flores Almost Didn't Win Teahupo'o

And here's why. In video form.

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An Indonesian Paradise You (Probably) Haven't Heard Of

The archipelago coughs up another paradise, this one covered in pigs.

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The 2015 Travel Bible

Your guide to a lifetime of surf travel

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Surfing Life's Official WSL Event Guide App

Available for free download today.

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Technique: The Classic Pro Turn

On automatic, somewhere in north-west Sumatra.

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Featured

  • Part One: El Niño Is Brewing

    Thursday, 03 September 2015
    The first installment of a journey alongside the mysterious El Niño, as we follow it all the way, from start to finish.
  • Jordy Smith's "Correction"

    Thursday, 03 September 2015
    "However long it takes. I’m not coming back until it has been a full recovery."
  • Oh, what a feeling!

    Thursday, 03 September 2015
    HELP! It’s on the way.

Jordy Smith, on upping the Lowers ante

Thursday, 18 September 2014
How to follow a heat like JJF's.

Kiwi Fruit

Thursday, 18 September 2014
Here's what you get when you drive around NZ in a campervan for a week.

Surfing Life’s Bad Time Zone Quicky

Thursday, 18 September 2014
That one time that John John got five nines in one heat.

This Weekend, At Teahupo'o

Wednesday, 17 September 2014
Where triumph and tragedy collide.

Day Two at the Hurley Lowers Pro

Wednesday, 17 September 2014
Where Kelly Slater tells us how to win heats at Trestles.

The Big Wave Awards Forecast

Wednesday, 17 September 2014
That spring theme continues to unfold...

Happy Country = Happy Surfers

Wednesday, 17 September 2014
Why Vanuatu has been listed as the happiest country on earth, twice.

Bouy Eyes

Wednesday, 17 September 2014
The Water Cinematography reel of David Malcolm, with a whole bunch of your favourite surfers.

Anastasia Ashley, Mexico Wipeout

Tuesday, 16 September 2014
Yowsa.

Two Weeks In Paradise

Tuesday, 16 September 2014
With Mitch Raymond, 14 years old.

Leonardo Fioravanti, Sardegna

Tuesday, 16 September 2014
The Italian icing on the cake.

Matt Biolos Board Breakdown

Monday, 15 September 2014
The Trestles weapon of choice.

What The Pros Think About The WSL

Monday, 15 September 2014
Kelly Slater, Steph Gilmore, KP and more.

No Petrol

Monday, 15 September 2014
Pedro Boonman, Sumbawa.
Where art and philosophy meets the noble pursuit of slab surfing, featuring Marti Paradisis.

Felipe Toledo Moves to California

Monday, 15 September 2014
#Tournotes.
Head on down, this weekend.

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    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.
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