Wahine

She Rips / Sara Wakita

By Kyveli Diener Takayuki Wakita has been called the most respected Japanese surfer in all of Hawaii, a title he earned by charging every wave that came his way for nearly 30 years. His reward wasn’t only re...

She Rips / Leila Riccobuano

By Kyveli Diener Leila Riccobuano has only been an official teenager for less than six months, but she’s been ripping waves apart and turning heads in contests since before her age even hit double digits. T...

She Rips / Brisa Hennessy

By Kyveli Diener Brisa Hennessy’s 16th year was more than sweet. She dominated in junior events worldwide, winning the Sunset Junior Pro in January and a gold medal at the ISA World Junior Surfing Championship, while also battling in Qualifying Series event...

She Rips / Summer Ivy

By John Ellis We all have to start somewhere, right? Well, let us introduce Summer Ivy to the world. She's an energetic, wave-shredding grom that made her debut to surfing at the ripe age of 11. Summer tapped ...

Pau Hana / Benoa Swimwear

By Greta Evans Covered in sand with “wild hair”, floaties attached to their arms, and “wearing bikinis”: listening to Luna Courtois and Indie Pyzel talk about growing up on the North Shore of Oahu sounds like ...

Talk Story / Alessa Quizon

By Cash Lambert Trial by fire: by most accounts, this is what the first few years on the WSL’s Championship Tour is like. The surfer hoisting the trophy at a contest’s conclusion may not necessarily be the most polished, but is often the competitor that best ...

PAIGE ALMS’ BIOPIC THE WAVE I RIDE RELEASED

For years, there have been bits and pieces of Paige Alms’ extraordinary story told in the media. Like her early roots, which including a life changing move to Hawaii. Or her decision to do any job - hou...

She Rips- Bailey Nagy

by Cash Lambert Standing in front of thousands of fans crowding the sand at Huntington Beach, Bailey Nagy thrust the 2014 Vans US Open Pro Junior trophy high and beamed a smile. It was her biggest ...

She Rips: KAI(HA’A)LE’A KEAULANA

From the West Side of Oahu, the Keaulana Ohana portray the definitive spirit of what it means to be at harmony with the ocean at every moment and condition - a humble spirit exemplified throughout history in Buffalo, Brian, and the band of brothers a...

Wahine V13N3

Our table of contents wahine for the new issue is the Jilly Wendrerlich. Photo: Marina Miller...

Winning Words w/ Carissa Moore

“It feels absolutely incredible to win my third world title. Especially in such epic conditions, at home in front of all my family and friends. Everything has really come together in the past month an...

Target Maui Womens Pro

Honolua Bay is one of thee most prized and perfect waves in Hawaii (maybe even the World). Add the best female surfers in the world and you got yourself an impeccable show of epic proportions. Whenever Honolua Bay breaks, it’s special and beautiful t...