Neck Beard Contest!

This month, the Surf Station is holding a contest that tests who can grow the best neck beard by October! The contestants stopped by the shop on September 1st freshly shaved to kick off the competition. The winner will receive a FREE new board. Voting will start on October 1st, and the end results will…

Taylor Clark at Lowers

Anybody else see a miniature Owen Wright? From Mayhem’s blog… “While in the Mentawais this summer, our boat kept crossing paths with a boat full of Rip Curl groms (and Tom Curren, who usually opted to body surf the whole time). They would patiently wait on the inside for scraps from the monsters on our…

Eland’s Bay

I don’t care what anyone else says, pointbreaks are a totally different experience when surfing frontside. One of the more hilarious imbalances to my surfing travels up to this point is that I had surfed a few world class right hand point breaks and none on my forehand. In Australia, my longing to go left…

Neff and Phix Doctor

New in the shop today: Some creative and basic headwear, tees and backpacks from Neff and new ding repair kits from Phix Doctor.   Calling all hipster Davey Crocketts…this Racoon hat is all you. There are also some basic beanies in solids for those who like to keep a low profile. We have some excellent…

Cape Town Round 1

Despite being a peninsula known for plentiful surf in a variety of conditions, Cape Town never provided much swell during my stay there. (A week after I left though they got some pretty massive swell, enough to run an event at Dungeons.) I did however, get the chance to explore quite a bit. There was…