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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  • Taj Talks Title

    Thursday, 21 August 2014
    "I’m going to make the absolute most of it, and I’m going to try to win the World Title."
  • The Billabong Pro Tahiti: Let's Compare

    Wednesday, 20 August 2014
    When is a 10, really a 10?
  • Day Two at the Billabong Tahiti Pro

    Wednesday, 20 August 2014
    It's not a matter of if, it's a matter of when.

Our Friend the Sea

Friday, 02 November 2012
When Cyrus was 19, Donavon Frankenreiter gave him the album "The Sea" by the San Sebastian Strings. This homage to that album's opening song was all taken from Cy's hour long swim with his new Go Pro Hero 3. The waves barely breaking, the birds migrating, no surfers out, just you and the sea...Camera/EditCyrus SuttonMusic"My Friend the...
There is only 1 Mick Fanning. World Champion. Lightning fast. Performance driven. He demands excellence in the products he wears and no other product gets more use than his boardshort. Introducing the Mirage MF1. The Ultimate Boardshort in comfort. The first boardshort ever to use a revolutionary one piece construction fused together with STL illusion...
Mick taking to the surf at some of his local beaches on the Gold Coast Australia
There was no time for Halloween hangovers as day one of The O’Neill Coldwater Classic kicked off with a bang ... and quite a few Round One upsets.

Hurricane Sandy - South Florida

Thursday, 01 November 2012
A quick teaser of some of the footage shot of the Sandy swell. Shot over a few days in south Florida.Film and Edit: Cavin Surfers: Evan Geiselman, Tayler Brothers, Jesse Heilman, Oliver Kurtz, Chris Ward, Cory Lopez, Shea Lopez, Asher Nolan, Pete MendiaMusic: Flight Facilities - Crave You (Adventure Club Remix)

Rubber Souls: Dillon Perillo

Thursday, 01 November 2012
Rip Curl's latest feature vid.

O'Neill CWC 2012 - Steamer Lane

Thursday, 01 November 2012
Get to know Santa Cruz ahead of it's return to the WCT.Location: Santa Cruz, California, USA Venue: Steamer Lane, Santa Cruz Holding Period: November 1-11, 2012 Event duration: 11-Day Contest Trials: October 31EVENT ELEMENTS: Rating: ASP WORLDTOUR EVENT Prize Purse: $ 425,000 prize purse

Sandy Britches - Dave Rastovich

Thursday, 01 November 2012
Dave gets a few tubes courtesy of Hurricane Sandy. Filmed in St. Augustine, Florida.


Thursday, 01 November 2012
An extended edit of the credits section from the Analog surf film ( C H R O M A T I C ) Shot in Santa Cruz and Newport Beach, California.Director / Cinematographer / Editor - Riley BlakewayStarring Chippa Wilson & Nathan Fletcher"HUMAN"Written by Zachary Cole SmithPerformed by DIIVCourtesy of Captured...

Cracking Santa Cruz

Thursday, 01 November 2012
The O’Neill Coldwater Classic could live up to every part of its name. With the first day's draw finalised, who's your tip to win it all?

Adam Melling’s Still Going Strong

Thursday, 01 November 2012
Heat scores and WCT rankings don't tell the full story. Surfing Life chatted to Mello in Byron Bay ahead of the O'Neill Coldwater Classic.

Weather Beaten Bastards

Wednesday, 31 October 2012
In 2056 the sun shines brighter, the fish are few, but the bond of Queensland's most infamous oceanmen holds strong. The Weather Beaten Bastards is an insight into a day in the life with Ol' man Brady as he reflects on the glory days with his best mate Sterns.An independent short film from the makers of Creative Destruction.Directed & Produced by...

OAKLEY Euro Campaign

Wednesday, 31 October 2012
The Oakley-sponsored WCT surfers in Euroland.
Over the course of 11 days, 48 of the best male junior surfers in the world fought to attain the coveted ASP World Junior Championship title. Jack Freestone and Ezekiel Lau were engaged in some tough heats and laid down some of the performances of the event -- including two perfect 10s -- which is how and why they found themselves in the final of the...

Lee Wilson Indonesia Wallpaper

Wednesday, 31 October 2012
The Indo-Aussie getting deep into the blue...

It's Not Hurrican Weather in Hawaii

Tuesday, 30 October 2012
Kauai-native, pro surfer and model Alana Blanchard, along with her close friends, Leila Hurst and Camille Brady, take you on a journey. In this episode, Alana reflects on her experiences growing up in Kauai. The girls then pack in a full day of surfing, diving with the local boys, and swimming with sea turtles in this premiere episode. Check back every...
Coco Ho descends from a legendary Hawaiian surf family and is now coming up through the ranks stamping the family name on the women's division. Often traveling the world for competitive surfing, Coco gets a break from the tour to visit a friend and trek out and about on first New York City adventure. Hang out with Coco Ho and Quincy Davis as they explore...


Tuesday, 30 October 2012
Dusty Payne shredding through Europe.
National Surfing Reserve's Brad Farmer warns about “the mother of all campaigns” threatening Gold Coast surf.

Six Tips For Surfing In Bali

Tuesday, 30 October 2012
You've been to Bali right? You haven't? No way! Well, you're gonna find these tips handy...

Wrenchy & Wade Goodall Aus. Pipe

Monday, 29 October 2012
2 hours of surfing by Sam Wrench & Wade Goodall ended in a nice hand full of clips from Aus. Pipe, 23/10/12. The place is always packed with humans and carpenters who finish work by 11am. All usually hungrier than a polish man in a sausage shop, but more often than not only for the lefts, occasionally allowing a perfect, fluffy ramp on the rights...


Monday, 29 October 2012
Pieces of time captured throughout the last yearSurfing: John John Florence, Chippa Wilson, Jordy Smith, Asher Pacey, Josh KerrModels: Kerstin John, Terese Amgren, Chyna Powers, Carmen SantoMusic: Godspeed You! Black Emperorfor more work visit

La France

Monday, 29 October 2012
Matt Wilkinson surfing in France during the 2012 Quiksilver Pro.


  • 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.
  • ASP Raise Rhino Poaching Awareness

    Jordy Smith, Kelly Slater and Martin Potter jump on board.