Bethany Hamilton Spends The Day At The Kelly Slater Surf Ranch She's one of the most influential females of our time – as an athlete, woman and mother. Bethany Hamilton keeps moving from strength to strength and this month has been one

Brazil's Silvana Lima Puts Her Name Back In The Headlines With Win At Swatch Pro Trestles Event One of the surf world's best writers Sean Doherty brought to light one of the harsh realities of being a professional surfer is that

The Highs & Lows Of Creating History At The ISA World Games It has been a historic week of competition in Denmark for Team Australia as they continued their dominance taking home gold in the ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship.

SURF GETAWAYS JUST FOR YOU! Over ten years ago former professional surfer turned elite coach and mentor Jenny Boggis and Byron Bay surf school owner Serena Adamsplanted an idea, a dream to work together doing what they love and supporting girls

Carissa Moore Reveals Reality Of Not Winning Half Way Through Season 3 x World Surfing Champion Carissa Moore has opened up in a video interview with The Inertia. After a shock round four loss at the US Open of Surfing in

We're beyond stoked to announce that the first ever all women's big wave surf event at the famous Waimea Bay will be scheduled to run during the Hawaiian big wave period starting 1st October 2017. With a lineup of coveted and

6 x World Paddle Board Molokai Champion, 8 x ISA Gold Medalist and Australian Champion Ironwoman Jordan Mercer has won a gold medal at the International Surfing Association's World SUP & Paddle Board Championships in Denmark. Mercer was about to board her

VIDEO BY SHANE CHALKER MUSIC BY JAMES BENNETT FEATURING LILLY POLLARD & MILLIE CHALKER You know how sometimes you meet someone who has an immediate live-spark. A spirit that can literally walk through a room, turn heads and draw you in. Lilly Pollard

Leah Dawson is one of the rare surfing talents of our age. Her style is so classic yet she is pushing her surfing into incredible new ground. It kind of makes you step back and look at how romantic and smooth the

BEHIND THE PHOTO WITH MIA MCCARTHY There's no denying Western Australia has some of the most stunning coastal landscapes on earth. Mia McCarthy doesn't deny it. The waves are big, beautiful and mostly isolated but they have a power in them

The Power Of Dreaming Big & Pushing The Limits In France What is it like to want something with all your heart, all your mind and all your soul? Philippa Anderson knows all about it. The 25-year-old from Newcastle on the

Dear Billabong, "Show me what is possible for me as a woman if I buy your products, sell me that dream." Karen Knowlton is our new hero. She's a surfer and a blogger, and she's written something that might interest you. After viewing the

Becoming at one with the ocean can sometimes be a really (REALLY) challenging thing – even for mermaids. It's the reason we love the ocean and the reason why we also continue to return to it. The challenge. There are days

The Boardmasters event is held at Fistral Beach in the south western surf town of Newquay in England each year. Not only is it one of the major surf events on the European calendar, it also plays host to one

The 2nd ever Solomon Island Western Province Surf Competition Story by Bec Tite I have been dreaming about visiting the Solomon Islands since I was little. It's a small chain of islands just east of Papua New Guinea. My parents travelled there

Story originally published on Coastalwatch for Canon BELINDA BAGGS. The elegance and purity of her demeanor in the water is not possessed by many. It’s a look, a feeling, a vibe that transcends the lens and onto paper too. The Newcastle

Video: Leave A Message Featuring: Carissa Moore, Coco Ho, Laura Enever, Malia Manuel, Monyca Byrne-Wickey & Lakey Peterson Back in 2011 Nike was getting into surf and had signed up the top surfers in the world to represent their new action sports segment,

Story originally published on Coastalwatch for Canon Brooke Farris. She’s not a former World Championship Tour surfer you thought you’d never heard of; despite charging a lineup of the best waves on the planet, being at nearly every World Title presentation