EUROPEAN HURRICANE STRIKE

EUROPEAN HURRICANE STRIKE     Posted 10-13-17 Magicseaweed This hurricane season has been no joke. Sure, surfers have scored, but there have been direct hits and significant damage. Despite this, you’d probably put Ireland on a list of places that really, really don’t need to expect a Hurricane. Not so today. Ophelia is heading that […]

How Santa Cruz Big Wave Surfer Richard Schmidt Balances Son’s Pro Surfing Ambitions with Life

How Santa Cruz Big Wave Surfer Richard Schmidt Balances Son’s Pro Surfing Ambitions with Life   Posted 10-13-17 The Inertia Spoiler alert: big-wave surf legend Richard Schmidt’s oldest son, Richie, 19, is an excellent surfer. (So is his youngest, Makai, 17.) And while raising kids is a formidable undertaking, raising kids who surf seriously is […]

WILD CARDS ANNOUNCED FOR NELSCOTT REEF SURFING PRO-AM

 WILD CARDS ANNOUNCED FOR NELSCOTT REEF SURFING PRO-AM   Posted 10-12-17 Nelscottsurf.com   LINCOLN CITY, Oregon, October 10th, 2017, Due to overwhelming demand, 10 Barrel Brewing’s Nelscott Reef Pro/Am announces a new selection process for all alternates for the 2017/18 season. Organizers have decided to take a different approach to choosing alternates for this year. […]

EDDIE WON’T GO BUT MAVERICKS IS ON

EDDIE WON’T GO BUT MAVERICKS IS ON     Posted 10-12-17 Magicseaweed The Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau big wave event will not run in the 2017/2018 season, it has been confirmed. It is understood that Quik, Red Bull and the Aikau family had agreed on sponsorship terms for the event, but over the […]