The memorial paddle out for Jay Adams was held on the north side of the Venice Beach pier – Photos by Jack English
“Nike is returning for a third try, the whispers say. There is a plan, apparently, to take John John, who was signed by Hurley post-implosion, and Carissa Moore, hit the eject button on the rest of Bob’s crew and steal market share based on the most dynamic male surfer this side of Neco Padaratz. Part of John John’s deal was that he had to jettison Vans, which opens those feets up nicely. Nike would then be positioned holding only the Michael Jordans of surf and none of the excess baggage (also known as Michel Bourez and Alejo Muniz).” – Beach Grit
Just a quote out of the same story that we thought was funny – “Who wants shit surf product heaped upon shit surf product (here’s looking at you Rip Curl)?”
It’s the ultimate mashup of the most iconic, legendary or otherwise epic depictions of surfing in mainstream Hollywood movies. From Keanu Reeves in Point Break, to Matthew McConaughey in Surfer Dude, to Sean Penn (Spicoli!) in Fast Times At Ridgemont High, it’s the best of the best of surfing—you could say it’s gnarly!
Forgetting Sarah Marshall
Lilo And Stitch
Fast Times At Ridgemont High
Lords Of Dogtown
During hurricane Marie Laird Hamilton dropped into a wave at Malibu while onlooker Gerard Butler excitingly lifted his cell phone and began filming Laird’s entire ride
“The following season on the North Shore would prove to be one Wayne “Rabbit” Bartholomew would never forget. Death threats and punch-outs meted out by local surfers soon forced Rabbit and a handful of other Down Under crew to live in a state of siege in a nearby resort.” – BUSTIN’ DOWN THE DOOR
MPB Photographic bring the largest and rarest auto focus lens in the world to London. See the legendary Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM in action as it visits The Mall, Trafalgar Square, Big Ben and the Thames.
We just finished uploading images of Dane Reynolds and Anastasia Ashley… check them out!