Rest In Peace Jay Adams

The dogtown legend dies of a heart attack.

How To Land An Air Drop

Even though this is an instructional video, please don't try this at home.

Addiction Medicine

Your foolproof guide to dealing with coral cuts, brought to you by resident doctor Joel Menzies.

The Discovery Of Lance’s Right

A love story and a ripple effect.

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.

Building A Surfboard, Episode Four: Fin Placement

In part four of our Building A Surfboard series Richard Harvey shows us where to place those fins.

Building A Surfboard, Episode Three: Fine Tuning the Blank and Bottom Layer Glassing

In part three of our Building A Surfboard series Richard Harvey shows us how to fine tune a surfboard.

Building A Surfboard, Episode Two: Plane Shaping

In part two of our Building A Surfboard series Richard Harvey shows us the second step of shaping your own board.

Building A Surfboard, Episode One: Selecting A Blank and Preparation

In part one of our Building A Surfboard series Richard Harvey shows us the first step of shaping your own board.

And so it is, the WA Shark cull

A well informed man, our pal Senator Whish-Wilson weighs in on the specifics of Barnett's new "initiative". 

Shapers Series: What Not To Tell Your Shaper

Ben Wallbridge of Wallbridge Surfboards tells us what's better to be left unsaid when ordering a surfboard.

Shapers Series: What To Tell Your Shaper

The mastermind behind Riley Balsawood Surfboards explains what is useful to tell a shaper when ordering a surfboard.

How To Surf Pipe With Kelly Slater

Ride shotgun with Kelly Slater during the Billabong Pipe Masters.

Tragedy In The West

An exclusive interview with the first man on the scene of WA's recent shark attack.

RIP Buttons Kaluhiokalani

One of surfing's happiest surfers has passed away, aged 54.

Bosch DIY Series: Fixing A Nose Ding

The third episode of our DIY series is a walkthrough on fixing a nose ding.


The second episode of our DIY series is a walkthrough on fixing a tail ding.

Secrets From The Shapers

Who's riding what in Fiji.

Bosch DIY Series: Fixing A Rail Ding

Surfing Life and Bosch bring you the first part of the DIY series, Fixing A Rail Ding.


Today marks a year since Michael Peterson died of heart failure at the age of 59. Nick Carroll takes us through the moment his ashes were spread at Bells Beach.

A Deep Burn

This photo went viral across social networks overnight. Here's Kelly Slater and Joel Parkinson's take.

Flashback: That Japanese Wave Pool

With all this talk about wavepools Surfing Life figured we might go for a paddle at memory point, back to 2007 and the Ocean Dome in Japan.

21Days: Parkinson And Fanning

The first episode of Red Bull's 21Days tells the story of Mick Fanning and Joel Parkinson heading into 2013's first event, the Quiksilver Pro at Snapper Rocks.



Watch Filipe Toledo's monster backside 360 air.


Kolohe Andino and Dane Reynolds - Bitton

Is The Mainstream Surfing’s Saviour?

There might be lotsa bucks out there in the world of big corporates, but will their money change surfing for the worse?

Can surfing afford to say no anyway?

Sunny Garcia at the Eddie paddle out

Sunny Garcia Talks To Surfing Life

Want the low down on the North Shore?

Who better to ask than six-time Triple Crown champ, Mr Sunny Garcia.

Andy Irons Golfing Blooper

AI goes golfing with Occy and runs into a little bit of trouble. Check out how it all went down...

Zeke Lau Keramas 2 Shield

Surfing Life Focus: Ezekiel Lau

Narrowly beaten by Jack Freestone in Bali for the 2012 World Junior Title, not long ago Surfing Life interviewed the rising star on losing Andy Irons, the pitfalls of pro surfing as he knows them, and the future of Hawaiian boardriding.

Greg Long surfing Jaws October 2012

Highlights From The First Monster Waves At Jaws

Epic new footage of Shane Dorian, Greg Long, Albee Layer, Ian Walsh and more from the first Hawaiian big wave session of the season.

Aerobics might not be the best way to train for surfing

Power And Endurance – A Study Into Pro Surfers’ Fitness

Want to train to be a better surfer?

Researchers have found some better ways to improve your performance ... but we don't think aerobics classes are quite the answer.

Maya Gabeira surfing nude for ESPN

Maya Gabeira Surfing Nude For ESPN Body Issue

The Brazilian big wave bandit getting back to how the original Hawaiians did it.