Got $1 Million? The Mavericks Big Wave Contest Permit May Go Up for Auction Next Month

Got $1 Million? The Mavericks Big Wave Contest Permit May Go Up for Auction Next Month A Mav’s bomb goes untouched but not unappreciated. Photo: Carlos Vargas Chase Scheinbaum The Inertia Contributing Writer As you may recall from last winter, Cartel Management, the company that owns Titans of Mavericks, filed for bankruptcy, throwing into question […]

UNDER AN ARCTIC SKY

UNDER AN ARCTIC SKY   MAY 5, 2017 BY NELSCOTT Oregrown presents the only Portland screening of , the epic surf film that made its debut at the Tribeca Film Festival this spring. Follow a group of surfers, adventure photographer Chris Burkard and filmmaker Ben Weiland as they seek out unknown swell in the remote […]

Some of the Best Big Wave Surfers of all Time

Some of the Best Big Wave Surfers of all Time Big wave surfing is the ultimate celebration of extreme surfing. Challenging deadly waves in harsh weather and ocean conditions requires a very serious approach. Big wave surfers are not interested in performance. Forget perfect cutbacks, stunning floaters or breathless aerial antics. The profile of a big […]

El Niño May Develop in Late 2017 and Could Impact Hurricane Season

El Niño May Develop in Late 2017 and Could Impact Hurricane Season   El Niño may develop late this summer or in early fall, according to an update issued Thursday by NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center. This could limit the development and strength of tropical cyclones. But scientists caution there are many uncertainties with this forecast. Currently, neutral conditions of […]

A Great White Breached Uncomfortably Close To The Lowers Lineup

A Great White Breached Uncomfortably Close To The Lowers Lineup  And nobody paddled in… BY:MORGAN WILLIAMSON Stabmag.com In today’s perpetrator of fear: Another great white breached at Lowers this morning. This has been a long time coming, but, it’s official, Southern California is in shark hysteria. For years, it’s been known that Southern California has its […]

Meet South Africa’s most positive person, Chris Bertish

Meet South Africa’s most positive person, Chris Bertish SurfersVillage Interview   Giant surf, giant trans-Atlantic paddling and speaking in front of strangers are some of the challenges Bertish has tackled Surfersvillage Global Surf News, -Bertish does scary, scary things like charging giant surf, solo paddling the Atlantic and (gasp!) speaking in front of large audiences. […]