August 2010

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Features, Photo Bang, Photography

August Water Shots

August 20th, 2010 by John Zanussi

We are well into August and outside of Tropical Storm Colin, the east coast hasn’t seen much in terms of tropical storm swell, more importantly hurricane swell. There have been a handful of days that have offered some fun waves but nothing to get all worked up about. While we sit waiting for something to develop in the tropics that will send some juice our way, here are some water shots to hold you over. More »

Inland Skimboarding

August 20th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Inland Skimboarding you say? Yup, and apparently skimboarding in areas without an ocean is catching on pretty quickly. Here is Freestyle team rider, Lexi Hutchings showing off her skills in her hometown of St. George, Utah. More »

Web Sites

Beachapedia

August 19th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  The great people over at the Surfrider Foundation have put together a very informative and also fun website called Beachapedia. Without actually visiting the site, I’m sure you can figure out what it’s all about. More »

Jamie O’Brien on Cote’s Cube

August 19th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Mr. Jamie O’Brien was recently on “Cote’s Cube” discussing his recent surf trip down to mainland Mexico and how he spends his time posting stuff to Twitter. Cote also gets Jamie to talk about his forever “upcoming” movie, Who is JOB?. Still no release date though! More »

Shop Sale

Sundown Surf Shop End of Summer Sale

August 19th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  Our good friends over at Sundown Surf Shop are having their annual end of summer blow out sale this weekend. It’s happening this weekend and there are going to be some major discounts. More details below. More »

Joel Parkinson Age 13

August 19th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Check out Parko ripping it up when he was a grom. This video screams early 90′s surf culture. More »

Gear, Technology

Surfboard USB Drives

August 19th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  A company called Action Sport Drives has teamed up with some big name surf companies to put out a line of surfboard USB flash drives. Not only are the flash drives shaped like actual surfboards but the shapes and the artwork are true to the actual things. More »

Jay Davies’s Home Break

August 19th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Jay Davies and a couple of his mates getting towed into some ridiculous barrels at their home break. More »

The Hunt: Costa Rica

August 13th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Copry Lopez and Alex Parker continue to travel the world in search of good waves. Last month the two were in Texas hunting for waves from Hurricane Alex. Then they were off to Costa Rica to catch some swell from a solid southern hemi. Looks like they scored and also found Costa Rica’s version of the wedge. More »

Rip Curl’s Tip 2 Tip

August 13th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Rip Curl is keeping up with the search theme with their new movie, Tip 2 Tip. More »

Web Sites

Why do you surf?

August 13th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Last week, Billabong launched a pretty cool website called “I Surf Because”, which asks all surfer’s why do you surf? More »

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