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Interviews

Q & A: Ryan Sheckler Gets Surf Stoke Too

May 19th, 2014 by Samantha Rupert

In the action sports industry, cross breeding is inevitable. So it wasn’t too surprising to find out that 24-year-old Ryan Sheckler, pro skateboarder, actor, and philanthropist, grew up surfing with the best. While rails and concrete are his forte, Shecks is still an avid waterman and surfs as part of his daily training regimen. The San Clemente native got his start at age 13 after learning to surf from legendary charger Herbie Fletcher. More »

Contests, Features

The 2013 ASP World Tour Preview

March 4th, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

Last year proved to be an insane time for surfing. It was the first time Joel Parkinson ever won a world title, beating out 11x World Champion super-athlete Kelly Slater. On the women’s side, Carissa Moore fell off the grid and Stephanie Gilmore took advantage of the absence by winning her fifth world title. The 2012 tour marked a shift in the surf industry. The world inhaled as the ASP announced it would be selling media rights for the 2014 tour. In November, Nike announced that it would be transferring its surfers to Hurley, and in an inevitable tragedy, Billabong also declared bankruptcy. But 2012 is done and this year’s tour is going to be a wild ride. Take a look at some of the factors that could make the 2013 ASP World Tour one for the books. More »

Industry News

Real Surf Added To XGames 2013 Lineup

February 7th, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

Before you all go crazy, Real Surf is not exactly a surfing competition. Instead, it’s more about the art that goes into creating highly sharable, and infinitely watchable, surf videos. The X Games “Real Series” are video competitions for action sports. After the astonishing success of the Real Snow and Real Skate versions, surfing was added to the mix. More »

Julian Wilson // Summer Daze

February 5th, 2013 by Samantha Rupert

Julian Wilson is back on the Sunny Coast and taking to the air, landing massive punts and tail whips. I mean, we all knew his free surfing was impeccable, but he’s looking strong and I think after last year, he might be able to start moving up the ranks in competition. Could this be his year? Could he be in the battle for the world title? More »

Contests

Julian Wilson Wins 2012 US Open of Surfing

August 6th, 2012 by Samantha Rupert

After steadily moving up the ranks on tour this year, Julian Wilson (AUS) finally won his first prime event since the Quiksilver Pro Portugal in 2011. Wilson defeated Miguel Pupo (BRA) in the final of the 2012 Nike US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, Calif. after knocking out fellow tour rookies Gabriel Medina (BRA) and John John Florence (HAW) in the quarters and semis. More »

Follow Julian Wilson

March 28th, 2012 by John Zanussi

When most people sign up for social media sites they rely on word of mouth to gain followers, not Julian Wilson. He’s now on Instagram and he made this rad 30 second video to help get his follower-count up. More »

Hawaii Episode One

December 5th, 2011 by John Zanussi

With the majority of the world’s best surfers in Hawaii for the winter surf season I’m sure we’re going to see a lot more videos like this one. Featuring the likes of Julian Wilson, Jamie O’Brien, John John Florence, Jordy Smith doing their thing at Off The Wall. More »

Scratching the Surface: Mick Fanning

March 3rd, 2011 by John Zanussi

Julian Wilson’s Scratching the Surface is a pretty insane surf flick. If you haven’t seen it already you should definitely go buy it in iTunes! Here’s a little taste of the movie where Mick and Julian score some fun waves somewhere in Oz! More »

Welcome Back Pipeline

November 18th, 2010 by John Zanussi

It’s that time of the year again, the winter season on the North Shore of Oahu has begun. It didn’t take long for the island of Oahu to get a huge swell and have most of the breaks start firing. This past Monday, Pipeline went off and a lot of the top pros were there to enjoy some massive shacks. More »

Surf Movies

Julian Wilson’s Scratching the Surface Available on iTunes

September 28th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  Julian Wilson’s first full feature film is now available in iTunes. I watched this the other day and I highly recommend it! We’ve got the link to download and the trailer for the film below. More »

Julian Surfing At Home

February 26th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Waist high slop isn’t exactly what makes you wanna surf, but waist high slop + Julian Wilson will leave you itching to get in the water. Check out Julian blowing up in less than favorable conditions at home. More »

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