Bruce Cowan

Paul Gross is a former editor of Surfer Magazine, a renowned surfboard designer and shaper, and the creator of the 4th Gear Flyer surf mat. Paul started mat surfing as a youngster in 1960, and his passion for the sport continues to this day. In our second interview with Paul, we ask him more about his deep involvement with matting. [click to continue]

The Revolution

by Bruce Cowan on May 21, 2012 · 2 comments

As I was exiting the water yesterday, I was blissfully tired, my body flooded with endorphins, and I was thinking about why more people don’t ride surfmats. [click to continue]

Graham Day

by Bruce Cowan on July 19, 2010 · 2 comments

Graham Day is a California surfer/shop owner who runs and operates Shelter Surf Shop. Growing up in a beach-oriented lifestyle, Graham brings a blend of music, art, and surf culture to the city of Long Beach. We spent some time with him to learn more. [click to continue]

Jim Moriarty

by Bruce Cowan on March 10, 2010 · 2 comments

Jim Moriarty is a California surfer/activist who is the current CEO of The Surfrider Foundation. An organization founded by surfers, Surfrider is dedicated to bringing awareness of the environmental issues that face our coastal waters. We had the chance to ask Jim a few questions. [click to continue]