The Indonesia Issue

How to get out of Bali and into the best waves of your life. An exclusive preview.

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Building A Surfboard, Episode Five: Glassing, Sanding & Finishing

The final touches you'll need to do before taking your newly shaped stick out for a shred.

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2014 Winter Wetsuit Guide

We love the smell of neoprene in the morning. And the arvo. Midday too for that matter.

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The Biggest Wave Ever Ridden On A Skimboard

Brad Domke made history in Puerto Escondido this past weekend.

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The Orangutan and The Manta Ray: Part Five

Four days of emotional and physical exhaustion, and we've finally arrived on an island empty of civilisation and full of waves. 

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Varispeed

A Surfing Life exclusive with Kai Hing and Harry Bryant.

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  • Surfer Rage

    Wednesday, 23 July 2014
    Shoulder charging at it's worst/finest.
  • Addiction Medicine

    Tuesday, 22 July 2014
    Your foolproof guide to dealing with coral cuts, brought to you by resident doctor Joel Menzies.
  • The Discovery Of Lance's Right

    Monday, 21 July 2014
    A love story and a ripple effect.
Buckle up surf fans... We could be in for quite a ride under this new era of a free enterprise pro tour!
Outside they’re popping Perignon dancing the watusi in the streets..
Today begun like all the others. Up before the sun, breakfast out the door, bleary eyed at the beach.
And then there were four...
In the SEASON FINALE of Who is JOB 2.0, Jamie is in Newport Beach, CA, for some insane surfing at The Wedge. After, Jamie recaps all his favorite moments from the season, including the best surf sessions, pranks, trips, and everything in between.

Thursday Thoughts

Thursday, 04 October 2012
Hossegor. France. Heaven. Download and enjoy.

A New Tour

Thursday, 04 October 2012
The ASP Board is meeting in France shortly to consider the biggest change in pro surfing in 30 years.

Just Say Phuket

Thursday, 04 October 2012
A density of semi-surf related Asian beach madness crowns the same new Asian Surfing Champion. And vampires kill us all.

Round Two Portions At The Quik Pro

Wednesday, 03 October 2012
'Twas a glorious autumn's day in South West France.

Quiksilver Pro France Day One

Saturday, 29 September 2012
A barreling La Graveria kicked off Day 1. Photos and highlights inside.

Barrels and Babes: Hossegor 2012

Saturday, 29 September 2012
Wade Gravy shares his expertise, or lack thereof, on the ins and outs of the 2012 Quiksilver Pro France.

Day Two At The Quiksilver Pro France

Saturday, 29 September 2012
Round One wrapped up in Hossegor today. See inside for celebrations.

Lay Day Two At The Quik Pro

Saturday, 29 September 2012
Croissants, coffee, cigarettes and boulevard. When in Rome...

Are The Mentawais Under Threat?

Saturday, 29 September 2012
Big plans but huge challenges for this Indonesian island chain.

Cowaramup Bay Wallpaper

Friday, 28 September 2012
Sixteen years ago nine lives were lost in Gracetown, WA, after a cliff collapse at an interschool surf contest.

WA Announces Shark Culling

Friday, 28 September 2012
The WA government just announced a $6.8 million campaign to monitor and cull sharks off beaches. Controversy ensues.

Mexican Death Art - Bruce Irons

Wednesday, 26 September 2012
No studio work, no interviews, no weird music, no budget. Straight from the underground where only surf matters. No apps, no phone, not your hair, not your attitude. More than a division. Bruce.

Mitch Coleborn Gallery

Tuesday, 25 September 2012
Andrew Shield's photos of Surfing Life 289 cover surfer, Mitch Coleborn.
Lowers lit up this past week, and so did the surfers. Take a look.

HURLEY PRO FINAL DAY HIGHLIGHTS

Friday, 21 September 2012
Kelly Slater three-peats and wins 50th World Tour event.

Surfer Getting Smashed On Rocks in WA

Friday, 21 September 2012
After a surf at a spots that doesn't break often, it was a bit hard getting in. He is a good surfer but a bit unlucky with his timing. And I think it was a brand new board too. :( Shot in West Australia, around Margaret River

Hurley Pro Day Three Highlights

Friday, 21 September 2012
The field narrows down in solid Lowers conditions.
Kelly's on a Komeback for the 2012 World Title with a triumphant win over Joel Parkinson in the final at Lowers.

Sunburnt Eyes

Thursday, 20 September 2012
This is Luke Hynd he has got curly hair he is 16 and loves to ride the high lineFilmed and Edited: by Darcy WardTitles: Louis Gervais
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    Purps 4 lyfe.
  • Have You Seen A Surfboard?

    Lost near Nimmitabe and hand shaped by a 14-year-old boy.
  • ASP Raise Rhino Poaching Awareness

    Jordy Smith, Kelly Slater and Martin Potter jump on board.
  • Expression Session Slated for the Rip Curl Cup

    Tune in to Padang Padang this Thursday to watch live.
  • The 2014 Rip Curl Cup Trials

    Rahtu Suargita and Koki Hendrawan win an entry to the big leagues.
  • Luke Davis Joins Otis Eyewear

    A new ambassador on deck.
  • Surfer Dies at Tamarama

    A 40-year-old surfer died when he hit his head on the rocks at Tamarama, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Green Alert: Big Wave Event Live

    Watch live from Pico Alto, Peru, this Thursday.

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