• Adventure,  ocean,  Surf,  Travel

    Janina Zeitler | With The Flow

    From the river’s edge, Janina Zeitler steps onto her surfboard.  The standing wave of the Eisbach river rapidly carries her nearly fifty-feet to the other side of the canal.  She glides to the top of the waist-high wave, lays her backhand into the flowing rapids, and rips a swooping front-side cutback—spraying an eager photographer, who got a little too close,…

  • Adventure,  Awareness,  Surf,  Travel

    Latinos Unidos | The Best Gift You Can Give

    Latinos Unidos is a group of surfers with a common interest in rebuilding values in Venezuela. They collect surfboards and technology such as laptops, smartphones, and tablets throughout the Americas. The items are then distributed to children and young people providing them with comprehensive tools for a better future. They believe that the best humanitarian aid is to provide tools and…

  • Adventure,  Surf,  surflife,  Travel

    Surflife | Ceibon | Juan Bolivar

    San Salvador City, El Salvador 1980’s Shot in the back—Juan’s father was killed while trying to cross the street as a gun battle raged between the U.S.-backed, government soldiers and the left-wing, (Soviet supported) guerrilla forces—during El Salvador’s bloody Civil War in which over 75,000 civilians lost their lives. Massacres and guerrilla attacks spread throughout the country like wildfire for over…

  • Adventure,  Science,  Surf,  Travel

    Astro-Surfer | A Speculative Journey Through Our Solar System And Beyond In Search Of Waves

    Shredding a supernova.   Surfing on a distant star in a galaxy far, far, away.  Walking out on the nose of your board for a cheater-five, riding a nebulous cloud through the infinite darkness of space. Getting spit out of a black hole, executing a grab-rail, carving cut-back.  Ripping a hole in the space-time continuum. Finessing the very fabric of the Universe.…

  • Adventure,  Surf,  Travel

    10 Reasons To Take A Surf Trip

    Not That You Really Need Any Convincing At All. You work harder than a one-legged Sherpa during climbing season in the Himalayas.  So you decide to tell your non-surfing boss that you need some time off to go surfing—like a boss.   Your boss responds, “If I give you time off to go surfing, then I’d have to give everyone…

  • Adventure,  environment,  ocean,  Surf,  surflife,  Travel

    Reform Life | Ryan Minarik

    “Stop making goals.  Instead put your dreams on the horizon and chase them every day.  You’ll find a new meaning of success.” Ryan Minarik used to have a corporate job full of meetings, schedules, and deadlines.  As a sophomore at Arizona State University, he founded an audio brand called, BOOM by Polk.  Being the lead on the brand he created,…

  • Adventure,  Awareness,  Surf,  surflife,  Travel

    Surflife | Sean Robison

    “For me, surfing is all about connection. No matter what is going on in my life, when I’m out there bobbing in the waves I feel connected to the Earth. It’s really the total package for Earthly connection. It can be social. It allows you to walk away covered in salt and sand (Earth). It challenges your body and settles…