Surfing News

The Guide to a Perfect Van Surf Trip

The Guide to a Perfect Van Surf Trip

A human experiment on wheels, a van surf trip can provide memories for a lifetime. Or nightmares for an eternity. 12 Sep 2019
Bali Revisited

Bali Revisited

Observations from a short stay on the Island of the Gods. 11 Sep 2019
Authentic Thoughts on Oneill's O'Riginals

Authentic Thoughts on Oneill's O'Riginals

A different kind of surfing hero 10 Sep 2019
What Have We Learned From The ISA World Surfing Games?

What Have We Learned From The ISA World Surfing Games?

The world’s most random surf competition, or a crystal ball into the Olympics?   10 Sep 2019
The Death Of The Big Wave Tour

The Death Of The Big Wave Tour

Major bummer as the big wave tour wipes out. 6 Sep 2019
Who are the Real Title Contenders?

Who are the Real Title Contenders?

Situation appraisal pre-Lemoore 6 Sep 2019
5 Times Helmets Saved Surfing

5 Times Helmets Saved Surfing

When aquatic brain buckets made history 5 Sep 2019
Quotes Of The Month - August

Quotes Of The Month - August

Dialling the Tracks dictaphone up to 11. 3 Sep 2019
Wyatt McHale: North Shore Raised

Wyatt McHale: North Shore Raised

What's it like to grow up in surfing's most intense wave zone? 30 Aug 2019
The Surfboard's Dubious History as a Drug Smuggling Device

The Surfboard's Dubious History as a Drug Smuggling Device

How hollowed-out boards helped fund tubular escapades 30 Aug 2019
Adriano de Souza: A Tribute To Surfing’s Forgotten Man

Adriano de Souza: A Tribute To Surfing’s Forgotten Man

Chopes performance shows what the surfing world has missed 29 Aug 2019
Owen Owns the Day

Owen Owns the Day

Medina’s mishap proves costly as Australia claims its first WCT win for 2020 29 Aug 2019
Teahupoo Roars

Teahupoo Roars

At last the beast is out of the cage 28 Aug 2019
Who was Isabel Latham?

Who was Isabel Latham?

Unravelling a classic moment in Australian history. 28 Aug 2019
Six Must Watch Heats in the Round Of 32 at Teahupoo

Six Must Watch Heats in the Round Of 32 at Teahupoo

The swell is on the way and here's who we'll be watching. 27 Aug 2019
The First Axes Fall at Teahupoo

The First Axes Fall at Teahupoo

The elimination round claims some unfortunate scalps. 26 Aug 2019
Les Norton, the Author and the Tracks Lensman

Les Norton, the Author and the Tracks Lensman

How Tracks photographer, Tony Nolan, ended up in the best-selling books by his mate, Robert G. Barrett 23 Aug 2019
The Day I Figured Out A Slab

The Day I Figured Out A Slab

When a local explains the secret code, riding a slab can become a cinch 23 Aug 2019
Straight Talk with Torrey Meister

Straight Talk with Torrey Meister

WQS journeyman and big wave hell-man, Torrey Meister, is one of pro surfing's most intriguing characters. 22 Aug 2019
Is Today’s Macking East Coast Swell Further Evidence of Wave Climate Change?

Is Today’s Macking East Coast Swell Further Evidence of Wave Climate Change?

Are unusually big swells an ominous sign for the environment? 22 Aug 2019
Surf Lakes Hits Maximum Target Wave Height!

Surf Lakes Hits Maximum Target Wave Height!

Three times World Bodyboard champ Ben Player test rides ’The Slab’. 21 Aug 2019