Oregrown Sponsors Sold-Out Portland Premiere of Epic Surf Film, Will Anchor All-New Nelscott Reef Big Wave Pro-Am

Oregrown Sponsors Sold-Out Portland Premiere of Epic Surf Film, Will Anchor All-New Nelscott Reef Big Wave Pro-Am May 11, 2017 Oregrown Industries, Oregon’s premier farm-to-table cannabis company, is taking the drop on the 2017-18 surf season in a big way, sponsoring the Portland premiere of the surf film “Under An Arctic Sky” and anchoring the […]

Marcio Freire Interview from the 2011 Towsurfer Vault

Marcio Freire Interview Maui’s Underground Big-Wave Charger Towsurfer.com Posted: March 7, 2011 Introduction/Bio by Rodney Kilborn/HandsomeBuggaProductions.com Interview by Eric Akiskalian/Towsurfer.com Marcio Freire is a handsome native Brazilian who came to Hawaii 12 years ago with the intent to learn the Hawaiian Culture and surf the biggest waves he could on the outer reefs of Oahu […]

BUCKET LIST: MAY IN SOUTH AMERICA

BUCKET LIST: MAY IN SOUTH AMERICA by Matt Rott on 10th May 2017 Magicseaweed I have an admission to make. Despite the fact that the equinox came and went six weeks ago, for the past month I have continued to check the north Pacific swell models multiple times per day. Maybe it’s habit, or maybe […]

Fighting for equality in big-wave surfing

Fighting for equality in big-wave surfing By Joanna JollyBBC World Service 7 May 2017 From the section Magazine   Since 1999, the world’s elite big-wave surfers have battled it out at an event known as the Mount Everest of surf competitions – at Mavericks in California. Until this year, female surfers were banned from taking […]

Makuakai Rothman Interview from the 2003 Towsurfer Vault

Makuakai Rothman Interview from the 2003 Towsurfer Vault February 25, 3003 Makuakai Rothman      From: North Shore, Ohau DOB: 6-17-84 Age: 18 years old Height: 5’10” Weight: 180lbs. Eyes: Hazel Hair: Brown Years Surfing: 16 years Years Towing: 5 years Other Interests: Diving, Hunting, Soccer, Fishing and What eva’z Current Residence: North Shore, Ohau Sponsors: Da’Hui, Oakley, […]

Under an Arctic Sky by Chris Burkard is on Tour

Under an Arctic Sky by Chris Burkard is on Tour Film Synopsis: The film follows six surfers along with adventure photographer Chris Burkard and filmmaker Ben Weiland as they seek out unknown swell in the remote fjords of Iceland’s Hornstrandir Nature Reserve. Chartering a boat, they depart from Isafjordur on the cusp of the largest […]

Ikaika Kalama Interview from the 2006 Towsurfer Vault

Ikaika Kalama Interview from the 2006 Towsurfer Vault Ikaika “Power” Kalama From: Big Island of Hawaii DOB: 9/19/79 Age: 23 Height: 5’10” Weight: 180lbs. Eyes: Brown Hair: Black Years Surfing: 23 Years Towing:7 Other Interests: Fishing Residence: North Shore Oahu Sponsors: Plumeria, Xcel, DaHui, AllBus Objectives: Develop myself into the ultimate Hawaiian Waterman Milestones: Birth of […]