North Shore’s Top 5 Parties

  Volcom House Party People spilling into the streets and the beach, music loud enough to hear from blocks away, and legendary su...

El Nino Small Talk

By Lauren Rolland Warm ocean waters have lasted into the fall and winter months in Hawai‘i and residents have been relishing in consisten...

Grom Report: Cole Alves

By Cash Lambert Try to speak with Cole Alves before a surf heat and chances are you’re going to have to compete with Robert Plant, Jimmy Pa...

The Evolution of Sunny Garcia

By Mike Latronic Photo: Joli Most sports enthusiasts have little concept of the dedication, work, preparation and determination required...

Wahine Spotlight: Leila Hurst

By Cash Lambert Photos: Gage Hingley A splash of bright pink color illuminates California's cold and gray lineups. It moves swiftly an...

Pancho Sullivan Retires

One of Hawai‘i’s greatest power surfers and top form competitors is hanging up the jersey, looking to focus on other areas in hi...

Vans Triple Crown Kuleana

It’s a humid morning. The winds are calm, yet the excitement in the air creates an opposite atmosphere. The buzz runs up and down Kamehameha...

Hawaii Scenarios: 2016

As much as we’d like to report otherwise, the case next year for a strong Hawai‘i athlete presence on the World Surf League’s Championship T...

Womens WSL Title Race

By Dan House Carissa Moore and Steph Gilmore made the first two finals of the year and were in position to again trounce the field for 20...

Reef Hawaiian Pro 2014

Dusty Payne put on a clutch performance last year to take out the first stop of the 2014 Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. Dusty recounts his amazing fina...

Panama Surf Tripping 2013

Check out a highlight teaser from Freesurf Mag's trek to Panama this year and keep an eye out for the full episode on Board Stories TV later this mont...

Kelly Slater Wins Volcom Fiji Pro

Volcom Fiji Pro ASP WCT Men's Event Cloudbreak, Fiji June 2 - 14, 2013 Live Coverage  |  Results/Photos/Videos etc Kelly Slater (USA), 41, ...

Volcom Fiji Pro Updates

Volcom Fiji Pro ASP WCT Men's Event Cloudbreak, Fiji June 2 - 14, 2013 Live Coverage  |  Results/Photos/Videos etc Volcom Fiji Pro Resumes ...

Girl Empowered

With Ocean Ramsey, Faith Wenzl, Honolua Blomfield, Dax McGill, and Monyca Byrne-Wickey By Lauren Shanahan The label “surfer girl” might be somew...

Hawaii Crowned ISA Masters Champions

During an epic day of amazing waves and tremendous surfing performances, the 2013 ISA World Masters Surfing Championship officially closed. The wav...

Carissa Moore Wins Bells

Rip Curl Pro Presented by Ford Live Coverage | Results/Photos/Videos etc Carissa Moore (HAW), 20, has claimed the 2013 Rip Curl Women’s Pro Bel...

Uptown: V14N9 Editor’s Letter

By Cash Lambert Read the issue online Paddling out into the Queen's lineup during a recent session, I could feel the mana. Maybe it’s because it...

Something Better

Step into the shoes of one of the North Shore's staple surfers, Mikey O'Shaughnessy as he offers positivity in the wake of losing someone very dear to...

Leonardo Fioravanti: Galicia Sessions

Downtime, turnt up. Leonardo Fioravanti recently hit Galicia in the northwest of Spain for the WQS event at Pantin. Wondering how he passed the time i...