January 2013

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Photo of the Day

Surfline Photo of the Year

January 31st, 2013 by John Zanussi

So stoked for NY’s Matt Clark for winning Surfline’s Photo of the Year. This amazing shot of  a grinding left with a volcano in the background was taken by Clark in Indo back in the Spring. Congrats Matt! More »

Kelly Slater // Urban Jungle

January 30th, 2013 by John Zanussi

Can I please have Kelly’s life? More »

Garrett McNamara Surfs 100 Ft Wave In Portugal

January 29th, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

Nazare, Portugal was pumping again yesterday with record high swell and Garrett McNamara was there, just like last year. If you haven’t seen the pictures floating around by now, you must have your head stuck in the sand. The Guardian reported that McNamara rode a 100-foot wave, which is a little bigger than last year. Thankfully, a trailer-style video surfaced taken by Tobias Ilsanker. From the looks of it, we can expect a movie to follow. Take a look at these monsters… More »

Mullaghmore Head // Big Wave Surfing In Ireland

January 28th, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

Photographer Tam Mullen  got a nice short video of the swell yesterday in Mullaghmore, Ireland. Man, they were some monster waves! The surfer is still undetermined, but most likely Southampton, N.Y. native, Kurt Rist.   More »

Photo of the Day, Photography

Balaram Stack Volcom Pipe Pro 2012

January 28th, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

Here’s a throwback of our very own Balaram Stack’s perfect 10 at the 2012 Volcom Pipe Pro. Probably the nicest wave of the whole contest. More »

Taj Burrow // Whiplash

January 25th, 2013 by John Zanussi

Taj gets radical on the Whiplash, a new board from Matt Biolos made especially for TB’s surfing style. More »

Photo of the Day

Will Skudin at Pipe

January 23rd, 2013 by John Zanussi

New York’s own Will Skudin charging at Pipeline yesterday. More »

Silent Slater

January 22nd, 2013 by John Zanussi

Kelly pulls into a monster at Pipeline yesterday. More »

Mark Healey’s Mavericks Left on GoPro

January 22nd, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

The swell at Mavericks on Sunday was definitely something to watch. For those in the Mavericks Invitational, it was where adrenaline met nervousness and stoke. Mark Healey, who’s known for pushing boundaries, dropped in a heavy barrel and went left… a feat thought impossible by most. Healey’s lefts made for some of the best rides of the whole day. Now you can watch it from a different angle, thanks to his GoPro. More »

Features, Interviews, Ladies

Lakey Peterson Interview // “Zero to 100” Movie Preview

January 21st, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

Lakey Peterson is one of the rising stars of women’s surfing at only 18 years old. Though she got a later start than most other pros, she’s quickly advanced to No. 7 in the world and one of the most progressive female surfers ever. Everyone knows it’s only a matter of time before Lakey is at the top of the food chain, eating up titles and flying over everyone else on tour. We had a chance to talk Lakey about her life, the upcoming 2013 world tour and her new surf movie “Zero to 100.” More »

Photo of the Day

Wailea Sunset by Sarah Lee

January 21st, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

Everyone loves a good sunset. This one makes me miss Maui… and summer. Take a look at this shot of Wailea Beach by Hawaiian surf photographer Sarah Lee. For more of her photos, visit her website. More »


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