Carnage in Lembongan

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

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Day One of the 2014 Billabong Tahiti Pro

Hammocks, hospitals and Hail Marys.

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The Big Wave Awards

Nick Carroll's forecast: August 19-26.

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The Teahupo'o Warm Up

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

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Jay Adams: The Price of Speed

"Going to Hell, it scares me. It's real."

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Issue 312, Pacific Playgrounds

Meet the Cover Boy, Jackson Baker.

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The Choice, Bro Chronicles

A mean as journey through the North Island of our frenemy across the ditch. Just like Australia without any boring bits, it's choice, bro!

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  • Gold Coast Gold

    Thursday, 28 August 2014
    Meanwhile, at Snapper Rocks...
  • Wiping Out At Teahupo’o

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014
    Mick, Bede and Kai talk us through their worst wipeouts, and what the hell happens when they disappear underwater.
  • Gabriel Medina Wins The Best Competition, Ever

    Tuesday, 26 August 2014
    And it wasn't because he was the best surfer of the event.
"Mr. Slater goes to work" is a short film that includes some Jack's early music and ten time world champion surfer Kelly Slater surfing a door! This shows how talented Jack was at an early age. In Mr. Slater goes to work he combines a unique angle, epic music, camera and editing.


Tuesday, 13 November 2012
Adam spends most of his year based in Bali. This clip is basically a day in the life of Adam. It shows you his passion for both surfing and music. By day, Adam surfs some of the best waves in the world and then at night, he moonlights as his DJ alias, ADAM&EVE and where he gets to play his favourite music in some of Bali's best clubs. This clip...
Kauai's Na Pali coastline is one of the most beautiful, remote places on the island. Alana and good friend Leila Hurst explore the wild coast by boat, finding hidden waterfalls, crystal blue lagoons, and towing in the boat's wake alongside dolphins in the open ocean. Check back every Monday for a new episode!Produced by 8 Side Productions

MICK_ mon·o·chro·mat·ic

Tuesday, 13 November 2012
Andrew Buckley worked with Mick earlier in the year and shot some imagery that was included in his major sponsors board short campaign."That has been released now and I thought I would test some of the vision on the new maxed out Macbook Pro with Retina display. I cut a simple sequence of Pro Res footage (converted from RED and Phantom RAW's) and...

Shield Super Session: The Telo Test

Monday, 12 November 2012
The worst thing about travelling to paradise to test 20 brand new boards is making sure they all make it there in one piece...

Margaret River Joins The WCT

Monday, 12 November 2012
"The waves in the region are world class and to bring WCT-level surfers here is going to be big for the region." Taj Burrow is pumped to have a home event on the World Championship Tour.

Xcel Core Files - Mike Gleason

Saturday, 10 November 2012
From the icy winter water of New Jersey to pumping barrels of Hawaii - get to know Mike Gleason.
Otis Carey sporting Insight's fresh trunks on a few waves somewhere in Mexico.
Who was Eddie Aikau? Clyde, Eddie's brother, discusses the legendary big wave surfer, lifeguard and family man.

Oakley Dispatch - Episode 8: Java

Friday, 09 November 2012
Sebastian Zietz, Dustin Barca, Danny Fuller, Eric Geiselman and Lee Wilson embark on a journey to Java to score uncrowded, hollow barrels over shallow reef. In typical Oakley Dispatch fashion, the boys search out, find and conquer a good time, as always. (Some insider information: Eric Geiselman's DJing talents are on display in this episode -- he was...

90km/h Jet Ski into bushes

Friday, 09 November 2012
Evan crashes his Jet Ski into the mangrove bushes doing around 90km/h. Both guys walked away unscathed and the jet ski has a few scratches.

Santa Cruz Moments

Friday, 09 November 2012
A photographic journey through all the emotion and action of the final day of the 2012 O'Neill Coldwater Classic.  

Rubber Souls: Taylor Knox

Thursday, 08 November 2012
Rip Curl's latest profile clip.
O'Neill Coldwater Classic 2012 - Taj Burrow.Video from

Hurricane Sandy vs The Jersey Shore

Thursday, 08 November 2012
The personal stories of New Jersey surfers' lives thrown into turmoil by Hurricane Sandy.
Watch all of the best action from the finals of the O'Neill Coldwater Classic 2012 at Steamer lane, California, USA. Congrats to winner Taj Burrow and runner-up Matt Wilkinson.
Surfing Life speaks with winner Taj Burrow and runner-up Matt Wilkinson after the final at Santa Cruz.For more go to:

MAYOR TOM TATE on ABC 7:30 report

Wednesday, 07 November 2012
"Not in pacific terms" - Tom Tate"The birds wouldn't be there if it wasn't for man" - Tom TateGold Coasters are dumbfounded that their mayor is devoid of the fundamental understanding of our coastline. Exposed as clearly completely wrong on numerous facts - Gold Coasters are left bemused how this man got elected! Fools rush in where...
The HoyShow team caught up with Ryan Callinan and Craig Anderson just home to Newcastle, after surfing round the world for their jobs. the veritable good life, except for Ando getting a punch in the face on the French beach breaks.Shot/cut by Mic Simpson.
The party boys of the WCT celebrated atop the Santa Cruz podium after a final that went right down to the wire... And then they stopped by for a chat with Surfing Life.
It's tight at the top ... and Joel Parkinson will have to be looking over his shoulder at the Billabong Pipeline Masters if he wants to win the World Title.
Watch all the best action from day 4 of the O'Neill Coldwater Classic 2012. Round 2 completed and heat 1 to 8 of round 3.
Taj, Parko and Wilko win straight through to the final eight ... and Wilko has the wild Santa Cruz crowd behind him.
The Cabarita Kid launches off page one. Find out what else is inside this bumper issue...


  • The Mad Hueys Now Have A QS

    The Komune Bali Pro, One Star.
  • Boogie Boards Banned at Rockaway Beach

    New York takes on big step away from the boogers.
  • ASP Yellow Alert

    Swell forming for Dungeons, South Africa.
  • Filipe Toledo and Tyler Wright Win the US Open

    Full wrap coming soon.
  • 13 People Struck with Lightning in Freak Venice Beach Storm

    One dead, several injured.
  • The Halftime Report

    With Sally Fitzgibbons.
  • Kelly Slater Launches New Health Drink

    Purps 4 lyfe.
  • Have You Seen A Surfboard?

    Lost near Nimmitabe and hand shaped by a 14-year-old boy.