2012 Quiksilver Rincon Classic super heat.
August 27th, 2011 Double code red on Phantom by cinematographer Chris Bryan
Chris Sharma finds a home as an expat in Spain from Chuck Fryberger “The Scene”
The heat that started it all!
Can’t wait til MONDAY! This on is going to be sick.
Chris Sharma Proper Soul Onsight 14a
If you sk8ed in the 80′s this one will bring it all back and at the McGill skateshop even. Inverts are cool.
Good times at the 2010 Switchfoot Bro-am held at Moonlight Beach in Encinitas. Rob Machado’s board looked like it went especially good this year.
Daniel Woods climbing some huge Turkish routes including “Over the Top” 5.14
SB how I miss thee. â€œHome Is Where The Surf Isâ€ a short film by Branden Aroyan. Found this little gem of surf film over at stevey.com
Dave Macleod opening two new problems in Bermuda – a V10 and a V8ish cave problems
High flying Josh Kerr, takes out Taj Burrow with a double punt, 10 point ride to win the Drug Aware Pro at Margaret River.
Here are all the best highlights from the 2010 Quiksilver Pro on the Gold Coast.
Kye Fitz on Nick Carroll’s 81′ HB. The same board Bobby Owens rode during the massive 81′ Bells event. Another excellent Chase Burns Creation
This bit comes via Channel Islands Surfboards. Dane Reynolds and Bobby Martinez surfing some fun ones just down from the Con.
Some boat side footage from the 2010 Maverick’s contest. The last wave of this clip is Grant Baker’s 40 foot closeout barrel.
Cedar Wright has posted some footage he took of Daniel Woods working “The Game” V16 at Bolder Canyon.
Chris Cote prowls the beach at 15th Street in Del Mar, California for the inaugural Magical Morning Surfboard Demo held Saturday October 10. Interviews with Maurice Cole, Plus One, Jon Wegener, and more.
Kevin Jorgeson on the 2nd ascent of one of England’s hardest traditional routes, The Groove E11.
A corpo piece that is worth watching from O’neill, I can’t believe those guys used to surf in 48 degree water.
Gerry Lopez and Herbie Fletcher on Jan 29th, walking talking and reminiscing around their previous residence – the Pipe House. source [stevey.com]
Kelly Slater and Dane Reynolds basking in some El Nino inspired sessions at Rincon.
Paul Robinson 2nd ascent of Terremer (V15) on North Mountain at Hueco Tanks. Terremer connects the well-known V12 Diaphanous Sea with the V14 Terre De Sienne (both are Fred Nicole FAs). source: climbingnarc.com
Daniel Woods Crushing Chinese Arithmetic V13/14 and Testify V12 at the Lilly Boulders, Tennessee. From deadpointmag.com
Mike V’s video part from the Santa Cruz Speed Wheels video “Speed Freaks.” From 1989.
Adam Ondra on-sights Peter Pan 5.14(8a+) Sunday, January 3, 2010, at Cornalba.
Sharpie, check, bag of traction pads, check, trunk full of brand new Merricks, check. Dane Reynolds and his Dumpster Diver
Alex Puccio’s first female ascent of Trice V12 on Flagstaff Mountain, Colorado.
Check out Dave Graham on the first ascent of his Fontainebleau test piece The Island, an excerpt from “The Players”.
When I grow up I want to surf just like Derk Hynd, beyond creative
This is Dane Reynolds shredding Rincon and points south from “The Collection”
Klem Loskot, Werner “Gamsi” GamsjÃ¤ger and Udo Neumann spent two months bouldering and surfing Baja California pre 2000.
Tj Schneider, Bobby Meeks and friends ring in the new year with some new snow at Mt. Hood Meadows.
Short documentary about Mike Vallely’s final trip to NYC to skate The Brooklyn Banks, as well as touches on Mike’s history with the Banks. Shot in December of 2009 before the Banks were closed down until January 2014.
Antoine Seguin on Strappal, Hunter on Gravitron, Tom Peckitt on Hyper Tension, Jaima on Syphilisse and various climbers on Le Poid des Soupirs at Fontainebleau.
Kelly Slater talks candidly about his new Channel Islands surfboard model, The Wizard Sleeve. Get yourself one only $700 bucks, ouch.
Some hellmen launching into the abyss at Mavericks, Thanksgiving Day 2009.
Jonathan Siegrist crushes Lucifer 5.14c in the Red River Gorge.
Sky Siljeg, Alex Perelsen and Josh Borden laying it down at the Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark, Houston for JohnnyKicksCancer.org
Dane Reynolds at home in Ventura. Wetsand even gets a little cameo in this episode of Quiksilver’s “Hometown Hoodies.”
With the biggest swell since 69′ lined up to pummel the North Shore tomorrow it looks like the Eddie may get its first green light since 2004. Live action and updates at quiksilver.com
The Nelscott Reef Classic celebrates it’s 5th year with 25+ foot waves.
Damien Hobgood on being a twin, surfing Teahupoo and Jefferyâ€™s Bay.
Horsefeathers Pleasure Jam 2009 which took place on Dachstein glacier between November 13-15, 2009
Daniel woods climbing MYD 8c+ at the Alibaba cave in Rodellar Spain.
Joel Parkinson unboxing 25 brand new JS’s. That $15,000 in foam and fiberglass. I hope no one leaves that garage open on accident.
This is Chris Sharma’s 3rd try repeat of Mike Doyleâ€™s Lucifer (5.14c) at Red River Gorge October 2008.
Keith Malloy, Dan Malloy, Wayne Lynch and Mary Osborne talking Patagonia Wetsuits. I just upgraded and went Matuse but will always wonder? Patagonia, looks pretty sick.
Josh Mulcoy finding some diamonds in the rough. Fall in the Pacific Northwest 2009.
Black’s Opening Day November 09 on korduroy.tv’s Sea Movies.
The Element crew just returned from a trip down to Austin, TX.
Jesse Bonin climbing the boulder problem Party Animal. Possibly Tahoe’s first V13 located in “Eratica”, one of South Lake Tahoe’s newer bouldering areas.
Burton Snowboards Stash at Flachauwinkl, Austria.
Fred Moix ticking the 3rd ascent of Underground Paradise (8B+/V14) at Fionnay Switzerland.
Last year RedBull hooked Shaun White up with his own private halfpipe. He disappeared from the snowboard scene, hanging out in the wilds of Colorado training and this is the story.
Some early season Rincon action from Trevor Gordon, Travers Adler, Brandon Smith, and Spencer Regan. Shot by movingsurfpictures on a Canon EOS 7D with a 100-400mm lens & 10-17mm fisheye. The quality is impressive.
Kelly Slater and Dane Reynolds featured in this, the second of Belly’s Blog posts from Portugal.
Dan Drehobl, Ryan McWhirter, Chet Childress and Sean Gutierrez making it look easy in Tigard, Oregon. These walls are big, way bigger then they look in this video.
Tyler Warren at show at the Surfindian, Pacific Beach. Music The Growlers.
From Romania With Love teaser plus a full repo about the O’Neill surftrip to Peru, the Real Deal Luxemburg Skatetrip and a Stunning Dopamine II black and white surffootage.
Red Scott and crew at the bowl, and at Shit Banks.
Jon Glassberg climbing in Boulder Canyon, Colorado. Jon climbs The Hug (V11), Authentic Battle Damage (V8), and The Replacement Killers (V11).
La Jolla surfer Richard Kenvin exploring the history of Bob Simmons and his dynamic planing hulls
Interview with Chris Sharma from slide show presentation in Gothenburg Sweden September 2009. Part II Part III
Alex Savage climbs the Mandala V12 in Bishop, CA.
A two minute segment of 20 Foot Puerto Escandido during the huge south that rolled through July 19th to 29th 2009. Video by Gary Boothman
At ASR last weekend, Volcom helped kick off the tradeshow by hosting a mini ramp jam, with a pretty sweet ramp courtesy of ASR and Jim Bell.
Wade Koniakowsky painting on surfboards.
This is Steve McClure on Hubble (8c+) at Raven Tor.
“Not slow and dreary but fast and negative” Mark Gonzales creating.
Channel Islands Surfboards Rob Machado model, “The Robber”. Kind of like a twin fin with a buddy in the back.
In this edition of Cedar Wright’s video blog from Mallorca Emily Harrington shows up to test the sandstone and Cedar throws himself 60 feet from the top. Figuring that if you can jump then the climbing should’t be that scary, right?
Chuck Fryberger and Black Diamond Equipment present Nalle Hukkataival at Rocklands, SA. Tick list includes “Sky” 8B+, “Hole in One” 7C+ and “Royksopp” V12
All eyes on Lowers for next weeks Hurly Pro. Here is a bit of Euroforce from 2008 to get you warmed up. If you haven’t got your picks in head over to http://fantasysurfer.com and join the TubeGuide club house. I can’t go another year solo.
Rob Machado on being at home in Cardiff, surfing and playing music with Timmy Curran.
These short videos will chronicle North Face Athletes Cedar Wright, Alex Honnold, Emily Harrington, Matt Segal, and James Pearson pushing their limits on the wild sea cliffs of Mallorca.
Jamie Emerson climbs Slashface 8B, in Hueco Tanks.
Jeff King and a crew from Transworld Surf take on the worldâ€™s first surf rail, ouch!
On May 17th 2009, Allez Up hosted the finals of the Tour de Bloc (Canadian Bouldering Championships) for the second time. The event was streamed live on the internet with a setup that had never been seen before in the climbing world. Six cameramen, 2 commentators and live editing. [source DRTOPO] Canadian Bouldering Championships Men’s [...]
Brent Atchley at home in Portland in SkateAllCities.com “Clip Of The Week”.
Single pitch 90m… “Dani Andrada and MickaÃ«l Fuselier made it almost to the top before falling near the anchors on the men’s route. However it took Chris Sharma only one try to get to the top…” get the details on Petzl’s Infinity Lane
“I get one holiday a year… and I’m hitting Indo without a decent gun?!” This one is up for web clip of the year. These Der Untergang subtitle mashups never get old!
Kevin Jorgeson, Matt Segal and Alex Honnold send big on British grit. “In late October/early November 2008 a trio of Black Diamond athletes, Kevin Jorgeson, Matt Segal and Alex Honnold, traveled to sample the famed British gritstone where runouts, groundfalls and surgical technique are all part of the game.”
Tom Curren live scoring Josh Pomer latest “Tk8 Last Ride”. Coming to the La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art Aug 26.
Cedar Wright wondering among limestone in Ten Sleep, Wyoming.
Nate Draughn climbing Teamwork (V10) at Grandmother Mountain near Boone, North Carolina.
Dispatches sent from the field during the filming of Sender Films “The Sharp End” with Cedar Wright, Hiedi Wirtz, Alex Honnold, Matt Segal, Vera SP and Renan.
Robett Hollis sits down 1 on 1 with Jake Burton to talk about waves, powder and the best methods!!
Donovan Rice ripping Burnside and other locals…
Adam Ondra redpointing Mazawattee 8c+ Montagu, South Africa July 2009.
“We dream of the perfect wave, the perfect job, the perfect house, when we get there we dream of something else”. The latest Taylor Steele Rob Machado collaberation, “Drifter”.
Adam Ondra sending Derailed 8B+ and Ray of Light 8B Rocklands, South Africa.
Korduroy.tv and Patagonia team up with Jon Wegener this Saturday, August 8th for an alaia shaping tutorial at the Cardiff location. This is a free event.
Mark Fraser on the Hueco Tanks classic “Power of Landjager” V11.
An extract from Dogs Run Free a Super-8 film by Gil Scrine. Shot in the early 70′s it features surfing at Kirra, Burleigh and Snapper Rocks. It also features some cool shots of the Kirra Groyne being built.
Sharma working on his latest 5.15 first ascent, Pachamama, in Oliana, Spain.
What’s the gnarliest thing that went down at China Banks? Here’s Jake’s insight.
Ethan Pringle second Ascent of Chris Sharma’s Iron Resolution (V13), Joshua Tree 2006.
Coastal Carnage 2009 Finals featuring Raven Tershay, Curren Caples, Kevin Kowalski, Tony Trujillo, Ben Raybourn, Dennis Bustenitz and others battle it out at the Converse/Skateboard Mag Coastal Carnage Finals. Huntington Beach, CA 7-26-2009
Josh Haynes climbs Algerita, a V13 at Hueco Tanks.
Tom Curren at work in and Santa Barbara from “State of S”
At 1:12 Kenny gets blindsided by a Spanish RollerBlader, classic.
Sonnie Trotter has posted a video of DNV local Will Stanhope working his way toward the 5th assent of The Cobra Crack 5.14.
The much anticipated Curren vs Occy rematch ended in a draw yesterday at Jeffery’s Bay with Occy taking the second heat victory with a total of 13.67 points.
Nate Draughn climbing Eternia (V11) at Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado.
Preview for Clash of the Icons – Occy vs Curren at the Billabong Pro J-Bay 2009. It sounds like this will be going down tomorrow?
This is Nellie Milfeld on “The Spoils” 5.12 at Boulder Canyon.
August cover boy Chris Cole talks about Back To The Berg in this video recap.
Beneath The Grand Wall of ‘The Chief’ next to Squamish town lies an enchanted seder forrest full of giant boulders. In this field there is ‘The Room’ which is a point where a few giant boulders meet to form a cave called ‘The Room’ wherein lies some of Squamish’s toughest sport and bouldering promblems set [...]
Trevor Gordon and Chadd Konig surfing Rincon, spring 2009. Everything is better in Super 8. [source stevey.com]
Dan Malloy and Dane Reynolds on a Ventura for quiver swap. POV is a Tyler Manson series produced by The Surfers Journal.
Curious Gabe catching up with PT, Dan Malloy, Fletcher Chouinard, Gerry Lopez and host of others at Sacred Craft Ventura.
A closer look at Cody McEntire’s bigspin at Back to the Berg with a little voice over interview from the Cody himself.
Lizzy Asher and Paul Robinson take top honors at the 2009 Gravity Brawl. Also rans include Daniel Woods, Vasya Vorotnikov, Rob d’Anastasio, Kasia Pietras and Sasha DiGiulian.
People Creative joins forces with Camp of Champions Snowboard Camp this summer for an inaugural session this July 11-18th 2009. They will be on hand for Session D this summer with the riders and filmers from our upcoming release “Nice Try.”
Max crushing Chris Sharma’s Priest Draw testpiece The Egyptian (V11).
What’s it like to be in Tahiti for the Billabong Pro? As close as I will ever get.
WCT surfer Josh Kerr’s new self promotional tool “KERRAZY TIMES” episode 5, Tahiti. Don’t miss the after party, 40 guys + 0 girls + free beer = a fully loaded Occy.
Joe Kinder sending Big G (5.14a) at American Fork Canyon. The Big G links Body Count (5.13d) into Cop Killer (5.13d).
One of surfings most historic towns Santa Cruz, California. Profile from Fuel.tv’s FiNS.
The most-anticipated skateboard event of the year did not disappoint. Almost a dozen never-been-done tricks went down the legendary Walleberg big four stairs.
Joey Kinder on Dios Mios (5.13c) at Mount Clark, California?
Bobby Martinez gives Insurfnews.com an exclusive tour of his hometown of Santa Barbara. Flattest county in California maybe but…
katie Brown, Chris Lindner and Carlos Mason Sport and Trad climbing around Utah in the fall of 2006.
Keith, Chris and Dan living the down home Ventura dream on Fins.
Gerry Lopez in the shaping bay at the 2009 Sacred Craft Surf Expo.
Chad Muska and Elemental Awareness welcomed skaters from all boroughs of NYC and beyond into the Bronx for a stop on the Make It Count National Contest Series.
This is Adam Ondra on Magic Bus 8b/V13 at Melloblocco 2009.
Shane Dorian twelve year tour vet and part time Tavarua boatman.
Chris Soerman takes top honors at this year Burton RiverJump at Mottolino.
Chris Sharma talks to Kay Rush about grading first ascents, Psicobloc and what’s next at the Trento Film Festival
Kelly Slater and Manoa Drollet sneak off to score a ledging secret right hander. Kelly has been trying to dial this spot in since 2006.
Da Hui would like to share their feelings regarding Billabong’s Tahiti Pro and the ASP.
On the road to Lowers 6.0 with Rob Machado. By the end of this bit you can’t help but get the feeling Rob doesn’t enjoy these type of things.
Ben Blakney, Mark MacDonald, Jillian Hudgins and CO spring breaking in Bishop. Tons of beta in this one for we mere mortals and some for the super human as well. “Iron Man” V4, “Pirate Booty” V3, “Morning Dove White” V7/8, “Grindrite” V3, “Rave” V5, “Soulslinger” V9 and “The Mandala” V12.
Tj Schneider and friends tramp and foam pit training galore at Woodward at Copper. That place looks sick!
The Billabong Pro Tahiti 2009 is about to start the official waiting period. May 9th to 20th. Such a scary wave.
Mike Chin & Brent Atchley shredding the Burnside Nontest courtesy of Tucker Glasow.
Chris Sharma and Nate Gold in New Zealand from the climbing movie – “Big Game” by Mike Call.
Rob on the road from Cardiff to Lowers for the Nike 6.o Lowers Pro. Rob won his heat taking out Marcio Farney, Brett Simpson and Dane Reynolds .
What happened to the gratuitous Waimea Shorebreak shot? Some 1990′s era footage of Clark Little surfing Waimea Shorebreak.
Nate Gold and Chris Sharma In Hampi (India) from “The Pilgrimage”, by Josh Lowell.
Brian Anderson and Thrasher’s Jake Phelps talk Wallenberg 2009 May 30, high noon.
Tom Curren from the 1990 MARUI PRO, Hebara Japan. Curren vs Garcia at 6:00.
Check out the euro skate scene on the new(to me) VBS.tv show “Skate Europe”. The first episode, London, OG The South Bank locals like Winstan Whitter and Ben Jobe.
Some footage from a few days up in the Montafon Valley with Sebi Muller and Tj Schneider.
Featuring Matt Segal sending the 2nd Ascent of the 5.14 trad test piece called “China Doll” in Boulder’s Dream Canyon. Stills and Video shot by John Dickey and the edit supported by The North Face.
All eyes were on Current ASP World No. 1 Joel Parkinson and local Victorian Wildcard Adam Robertson as they descended the famous Bells stairs and took the water for the Final.
Owen Wright (AUS), 19, Rip Curl Pro wildcard, caused the upset of the event, eliminating reigning nine-time ASP World Champion and defending Rip Curl Pro winner Kelly Slater (USA), 37, during Round 2 of competition. The young Australian drove out to an early lead with his critical backhand attack, netting a 14.67 out of a [...]
Round One Highlights from the 2009 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, Stop 2 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour.
10 days of cat and heli boarding right at the base of Alaska’s famed Chugach range.
Nate Draughn climbs Body Karate (V9) and Jon Glassberg climbs Footwiser (V8) at Jackson Falls, Southern Illinois.
Tadashi Fuse on serious powder in the Whistler backcountry. Would have been really nice with some sound.
If Andy Irons say “Go” at Pipeline you go, well I don’t but Dane does.
Bernd Zangerl repeating Dave Grahamâ€™s “From Dirt Grows The Flowers” V15 in Chironico. [source: climbingnarc.com]
Michael Peterson looking so progressive at the 77′ Stubbies. This contest saw the first man-on-man heats held at Burleigh Heads in Queensland, Australia.
6 pads and no rope at “To Bolts Or Not To Be” 5.13c, Yosemite. [Paul B]
Everything looks better in Super 8. This is some film from movingsurfpictures shot on a recent trip to Australia.
Snowboard Realms trip out to Hokkaido, the land of powder and awesomeness. Meet gary, Transworld filmer and learn how you can get into the industry.
Peter Beal on “Left Graham Arete” V11 Boulder Canyon.
Surfer/Artist/Desiner and Palos Verdes home boy Jalian. You can watch the entire first season of FiNS on hulu.com.
A season with 23 year old snowboarder Heikki Sorsa. Part 2 | Part 3
This is Chris Web-Parsons sending “Loaded Direct” V12 from “Welcome to Hueco”. Jump to part two for “Walrus in a Blender” V5, “Hanger Artist” V6, “Better Eat Your Wheaties” V8 and “Lobster Claw” V5.
Joel Parkinson’s 10 point ride from the Quiksilver Pro final. Good on ya Parko! First win since 2006?
Curren Caples backyard bowl, nice. I am sure the neighbors love that one.
Super human Ty Landman ticking off a few at Fontainebleau. T-Rex Assis 8a(8a+)V12 in 10 minutes, Conviction (flash) 8a/V11 and Fata Morgana Bas 8b/V14 in 10 minutes.
Amazing snowboarding action from the Swatch TTR 5Star Combination Event ,Intelligent Design, at Park City in Utah. Including an exclusive interview with Shaun White as he gets closer to the Swatch TTR World Tour title.
Thomas Campbell’s new film “The Present” enjoyed a sold out premiere night at the La Paloma Theater in Encinitas on March 6th. Rob Machado, Joel Tudor, Chris Del Moro and Dan Malloy were on hand for the new release from Woodshed Films. The event was presented by Surfing Magazine and Patagonia surf shop.
Some old footage from the 2007 TripleCrown at Horse Pens 40
Dane Reynolds round two winning 10pt ride. Quiksilver Pro
Bucky Lasek takes out the 2009 Bondi Bowl-A-Rama. Full results here.
This is Phil Schaal repeating Dave Grahamâ€™s boulder problem The Book Of Bitter Aspects (V14) in Bradley, CT. [climbingnarc.com]
The 11 year old king of Golden Gate Park. This is Mike Carroll epicly later’d part 1.
Bucky Lasek breaks down Bondi and the Bowl-A-Rama contest in Sydney Australia.
Pat and Dane Gudauskas, Josh Mulcoy and Dylan Graves escape the winter chill of California.
Gather round pro-ho’s Kelly Slater and the rest of the Quiksilver crew have arrived on the Gold coast for this years Quiksilver Pro. It looks like Kelly has been busy in the shaping bay again and it is going to be hard to beat him on these boards. This is Belly’s Blog Episode 1.
Surfing dad, idyllic home location, intelligence, humility, former child prodigy, the ability to win contests and a titanic mass of natural ability. Adrian Buchan talks a bit about beating Kelly Slater in France and being on the WCT.
Dave Graham sending “Duel” 8a/V11 at Fontainebleau. These may be the smallest crimps I have ever seen, super balancy problem.
Peter Devries and Noah Cohen find a sheltered cove in Tofino during a blizzard
Dennis Busenitz, Tim O’Connor, Silas Baxter-Neal and the rest of team Adidas skate going big in Japan
An scene from the climbing film “On Sight” that ended up on the floor. Jack Geldard on sights ‘Surgical Lust’ (E7) in Llanberis Pass, North Wales.
Training from day 1 at the 2009 6 Star TTR Burton Oakley Arctic Challenge in Oslo, Norway.
From Skatelab to the Berricks.