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She Rips / Ewelei Wong

By Alexandra Kahn   Photos Tony Heff While surfing’s roots are from the Tahitians and Samoans who used wooden planks to ride the waves as a component of warr...

Pau Hana / Mahina Garcia

Story and Photos by Alexandra Khan In a culture engrossed in social media, the behavior of those in the spotlight creates an even more significant impression...

Carissa Moore / Backdoor

@pakalohabikinis presents this week’s #wahinechannel, @rissmoore10 hits the brakes to find some cover on a Backdoor gem. Pakaloha Bikinis are built for the barrel! Visit one of their four stores on Oahu or Maui or go online at www.pakaloha.com...

Kelia Moniz / By the Numbers

This month guest editor is the lovely and talented Kelia Moniz. We thought it would be fun to put a twist on our “By the Numbers” feature and have her share wit...

Honolua Blomfield / Power and Grace

@pakalohabikinis presents this week's #wahine clip. @honoluablomfield displays the power to rip on the big winter swell and the grace to glide on the nose in su...

Brisa Hennessy / Bowls

@pakalohabikinis presents this week's #wahinechannel, @brisahennessy throws some water as she snags some of the beautiful waves and combos a couple turns at Bowls. Pakaloha Bikinis are built for the Barrel! Visit on of their four stores on Oahu or Ma...

Mahina Maeda / Grace and Power

Pakaloha presents this week's #wahinechannel, Mahina Maeda showing the grace, beauty and the power that she brings to the waves. Pakaloha Bikinis are built for ...

She Rips / Kelta O’Rourke

By Shannon Reporting Kauai native Kelta O’Rourke is a senior in high school and quite the overachiever at just 17, in the best sense of the word. In between ...

She Rips / Vahine Fierro

Hometown: Huahine, French Polynesia DOB: December 2, 1999 Sponsors: Roxy, Air Tahiti Nui, Channel Islands Surfboards, Dakine, Raimana World, Jeewin Sunscreen Photo Ben Thouard Vahine Fierro is more than a surfer. She is human sunlight, radia...

She Rips / Brittany Penaroza

By Kyveli Diener Whether 17-year-old Brittany Penaroza is bashing the lip, threading a double-overhead barrel, or posing for a photoshoot showing off O’Neill...

She Rips / Princesses of Queens

By Cash Lambert Paddle out into the blue, mana-filled waters of Queen’s on any given day and there’s a chance you’ll share the lineup with a pack of 5 girls,...

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 respect and deep barrels - a takeoff spot ...