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Event Breakdown / Vans World Cup of Surfing

Vans World Cup of Surfing Sunset Beach November 24 – Dec 6 Sunset Beach is truly an arena unlike any other. With a confluence of ideal swell, wind and tide, the venue lives up to its big wave reputation by f...

20 Questions with Tatiana Weston-Webb

By Kyveli Diener You have dual citizenship with the US and Brazil — who would you surf for in the 2020 Olympics? If I was surfing for Brazil, I’d have to switch my flag sooner than later. I’d really love to s...

John John Florence’s Homecoming

As Hawaii's first WSL World Champion since Andy Irons in 2004, John John Florence was welcomed home by his loving fan base on the North Shore, making a special stop at Sunset Beach Elementary School....

Winter Quivers

Sizing up the go-to winter boards of Eli Olson, Kalani Chapman, Aaron Gold, and Jamie O’Brien. Kalani Chapman “The Cliffhanger” Photo: Heff Dimensions: 6’10” x 19 ¼ x 3 “This board makes me feel comfortabl...

Talk Story / Carissa Moore

By Cash Lambert Nearly than 10 months ago, Carissa Moore was standing on the cliff overlooking Honolua Bay with tears streaming down her beaming face. “I feel like I have so much work to do today still, I...

Pau Hana / Kaipo Guerrero

By Cash Lambert Moments after Kelly Slater had won the 2016 WSL Billabong Pro Tahiti over John John Florence in August, Kelly was smiling and roped with a victor’s splendor: a lei and crown. After the 11-tim...

In Keoki’s Words

Luck! A four-letter word synonymous for unexpected situations that happen in everyday trials and tribulations. Whether we believe that religion is the driving force for luck or we take it at face value, it woul...

Indonesian Field Notes with Keoki

Like the waves we ride, we as surfers are travelers. We will search the vast ends of the Earth to find our version of the perfect wave. Whether our dream destination consist of no crowds, a left or right, long...

The Life of a Beach Boy – from past to present

From the shores of Waikiki By Cash Lambert “Everyone ready? Wait….Ok, now! Paddle, paddle!” Led by Zane Aikau’s authoritative voice and the steering of his paddle, the motionless outrigger canoe suddenly exp...

Pau Hana / Zak Noyle

By Cash Lambert    Photos John Hook It’s 3pm and Zak Noyle is in rare form. He’s currently standing tall in the living room of the the RVCA team house, his eyes red from recent saltwater exposure and his dark ...

The Point of Panic

Intro and photos by Keoki The lines of 4-5 foot sets march into A-frame peaks, grabbing your attention quickly. You mind surf each wave until it fizzles, dissipating into a dream. Uncrowded, winds are offshor...