ABOUT Kassia Meador was a professional surfer and ROXY girl for 17 years. Her style and beautiful energy transcended girls of the sea internationally. Kassia now runs her own eco-conscious surf brand KASSIA + SURF, where she focusses on superior quality

EVENT: Paul Mitchel Supergirl Pro QS 6,000 in Oceanside, California The worlds largest women's surf event and music festival in Oceanside, Calofirnia had both veteran and newcomer competitors battling not so perfect conditions. Over the weekend, Carissa Moore took the winning cape

The 6th Annual New York Women's Surf Film Festival In Montauk, NY August 3-5 The Montauk Beach House A dream come true - a whole weekend of women's surfing related events in the beautiful coastal town of Montauk, NY. A few hours

EVENT: WQS 1,000 Neutrox Weekend at Praia da Tiririca in Itacaré, Brazil The QS 1,000 Neutrox Weekend in Brazil went off like a festival. The sun was hot and the vibes were plenty. The World Surf League commented that "The camaraderie

NEWS // WORLD SURF LEAGUE ANNOUNCEMENT Organisers of the first-ever Surf Ranch Pro presented by Hurley have announced today that the legend herself, Bethany Hamilton, has been invited to compete in the upcoming up as stop eight of the Women’s Championship Tour

FEATURE // CLIP OF THE WEEK Edit by Ethan Kelly Soundtrack 'I Wanna Fight' by The Ruminaters  There is more to 14-year-old Zahli Kelly from New South Wales than this 60 seconds of radical air surfing. She wants to be a physicist, but

EVENT // 2018 SKULLCANDY OZ GROM OPEN PRESENTED BY VISSLA The New South Wales North Coast has had a massive couple of weeks of surfing with two big grom comps went back-to-back. The Skullcandy Oz Grom Open is always a major

EVENT // 2018 CORONA OPEN J-BAY  2018 IS the year of change. As far as the World Surf League is concerned, as we learned in the on-air convo between CEO Sophie Goldschmidt and Joe Turpel, the WSL are committed to making

FEATURE // PHOTOGRAPHER INSIGHT WINNER OF 2018 Mermaid Society Surf Photographer Search Presented by Braven Interview by Fiona Mullen Looking at this mermaids photos, would you believe she has only been photographing surf for three years? Well, it’s true. Born and raised in Moscow Russia, Margarita

EVENT // 2018 CORONA PRO J-BAY A lot has been happening for the world's peak surfing body this week. Between failed live streams to the equality issues, their PR team have been working overtime. All while one of the emotionally super-charged

FEATURE // PHOTOGRAPHER INSIGHT PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD WINNER 2018 Mermaid Society Surf Photographer Search Presented by Braven Interview by Fiona Mullen Girls of the sea have chosen, Maria Fernanda of Mexico City as the 2018 International Surf Photographer Search presented by Braven, People’s Choice

FEATURE // CLIP OF THE WEEK  Story by Fiona Mullen The Surfing Heritage and Culture Center (SHACC) last week launched a new exhibit and gala, Women Making Waves. The exhibit has been created to honour four significant women in surfing’s history – Joyce

OPINION // BY LUCY SMALL // SALTWATER PILGRIM  TO THE WORLD OUTSIDE SURF & WOMEN EVERYWHERE, HERE'S THE DEAL. A NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: "The Mermaid Society is here to raise the profile of women’s surfing and surf sports. We exist to help women

EVENT // 2018 PUERTO ESCONDIDO CUP  One after the other, events and event directors are waking up. Many events now beginning to draw a women's division and hopefully bring us and our daughters, closer to equality in sport. (If only the