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Magic Happened At Kirra Today: Lakey Peterson Wins 2018 Roxy Pro Today was a memorable day in the history of surfing.  Every year that the Roxy (and Quiksilver) Pro events are the season opener at Snapper Rocks on the Gold Coast, it's

Cait Miers Lives The Life Your Dream Of 25-year-old Cait Miers sat on the pointy volcanic rock platform at Snapper Rocks as a teenager with a camera in hand. Once her finger pressed down on her first image she was hooked.

PODCAST // EPISODE 5 WITH ROSY HODGE And here we are at episode five already. Another entertaining and inspirational chat with a remarkable girl of the sea, Rosy Hodge. Rosy grew up in South Africa and spent her childhood cruising the

EVENT // 2017 MAUI PRO Photos by World Surf League Women's Commissioner Jessie Miley-Dyer held out for this swell and this morning it arrived. The top 17 female surfers in the world took to the water at Honolua Bay on the north

PODCAST // EPISODE 1 WITH CAROLINE MARKS  Just yesterday I caught up with Caroline Marks. She's had a crazy couple of weeks, as she describes it. On her flight home from Australia after getting knocked out of the final Qualifying Series

This is a complicated time of year in surfing. There are numbers and formulas going round and round, rumours and speculation as to who can win what or get what points to get where. I'm not a numbers person so

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

FEATURE // LIPPED, THE SURFERS' PODCAST Two times Pe'ahi Challenge champion Paige Alms has confessed in an interview with James Miles that she hadn't had a paddle surf session since last year's event. The big wave surfer from Maui reveals her intense

THE MERMAID SOCIETY | SUP WORLD TOUR Australia's Terrene Black has been crowned 2017 APP World Racing Champion after winning events in both Japan and Maui this year. The Association of Paddlesurf Professionals tour was first started in 2012 and this year

THE MERMAID SOCIETY | 29 OCT 2017 PE'AHI CHALLENGE, MAUI HAWAII It's early in the Hawaiian swell season as the roar of the winter waves begin to approach, and the Pacific Ocean has been reeling this week with typhoons positioning themselves

World's Best Big Wave Invitees Are Headed To Pe'ahi Challenge Defending champion and local charger Paige Alms will welcome Justine Dupont, Andrea Moeller, Keala Kennelly, Felicity Palmateer, Bianca Valenti and alternates surfers Emily Erickson, Nicole Pacelli, Laura Enever to Maui today

Best Female Big Wave Surfers Prepare For Inaugural Queen Of The Bay Event At Waimea Bay Photo by @raquelheckert93 THE INFO: The Red Bull Queen of the Bay event will be held at the famous Waimea Bay on the North Shore of Oahu

Women Make A Stand And Raise Their Voices For Equality At Professional Sporting Level Photo by Red Bull Content Pool 2016 Red Bull Heavy Water event. The question is simple "What do we want for our sisters and daughters?" Current world #1 Annabel

Carissa Moore Gains Late Momentum In Europe With One Event Remaining The surfing World Tour has had some interesting moments and switches this year. It started with old favourite and style master Steph Gilmore reigniting her fire at the first event,

Kids & Waves: Tips That Worked For Me Story by Sally Mac.  You're a mum, aunty, grandma, cousin, friend or nanny who loves the ocean and you've got little kids who you want to embrace and enjoy it as much as you

World Class Women's Big Wave Event At Mavericks Locked In The World Surf Leauge has announced that the Titan Of Mavericks event at the infamous Mavericks big wave spot in northern California will be locked in, and it will include women. The

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

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

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