Model of the Day – CI Dumpster Diver

Today’s Model of the Day is the Florida favorite, Channel Islands Dumpster Diver! Board Description: CI board designs are direct results of team feedback, so when Dane showed up at the factory requesting a short wide epoxy with single concave and a huge square tail to make the summer bearable, the Dumpster Diver was born.…

Inspiring story from Japan

Amidst all of the suffering and destruction in Japan, with aftershocks still quaking, there are some pretty inspiring stories of compassion about the Japanese people. This is a pretty beautiful one:   Dolphin rescued from rice field 12 days after tsunami Baby animal was swept about a mile from the coast by massive wave TOKYO — A…

Dane's new quiver!

Dane’s quiver has been waiting for his knee to get well enough to get back into the water. From left to right: 5′ 7 1/2″ x 19 1/2″ x 2 5/16″ Neck Beard 5′ 7 1/2″ x 19 1/2″ x 2 5/16″ Neck Beard with alternative tail 5’6″ x 20 x 2 3/8″ Double Winger 6’1″ x 18…

Ian Walsh and his new Mayhems!

from Matt Biolos (Mayhem)… Ian is an interesting character. From the outside, he might come across as this Big wave dare devil/ maniac , living by the seat of his pants, but in reality he is a very organized and calculated guy. Most of the modern big wave guys are… in at least the sense…

Model of the Day – Slide N' Glide

Today’s Model of the Day is the somewhat odd looking Slide & Glide from Anderson Surfboards Model Description: Josh Farberow and Scott Anderson designed this new concept together and it has proven to be an unparalleled blend of existing new and old designs. Based on the ancient Hawaiian alaia board, the Slide and Glide is…

New Women’s Surf Film

Maybe it’s because I’m not really involved in the industry much, but seeing Nike attached to surfing culture still feels strange to me. Nike was always for basketballers or other jock-types who wore shin high black socks and absurdly expensive sneakers. Sure, it is strange to see outside big businesses come into the realm of…

Look & Sea

I had the great pleasure of getting to surf, hang and film with poetic surf filmmaker Nathan Oldfield over the past few days. Despite relentless rain and clouds blocking any hope of golden light, we had a few fun days playing at our favorite not-so-secret point. It’s easy to appreciate clouds and rain when they…