Glenn Sakamoto

Nathan Adams

by Glenn Sakamoto on May 4, 2010 · 2 comments

Nathan Adams is a California surfer/musician whose unique wave approach stands out even in the crowded line-ups of San Onofre, Trestles, and Doheny. Nathan is also known for his casual demeanor, musical talent, and noseride take-offs.  We caught up with Nathan to learn more. [click to continue]

Kenneth Mockett

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 30, 2010 · 2 comments

Kenneth Mockett is a California surfer who created the unique surf shop Icons of Surf. Based in San Clemente, the store recreates the vibe of surf shops from back in the day. We spoke with Ken to learn more about his life and his inspiration. [click to continue]

Matt Beard

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 29, 2010 · 8 comments

Matt Beard is a California surfer/artist who paints the state’s rugged coastline in dreamy colors and fluid shapes. Matt’s work has recently been published in both Surfer Magazine and the Surfer’s Journal. We talked with Matt about life of surf and painting. [click to continue]

Bill Ogden

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 26, 2010 · 16 comments

Bill Ogden is a California surfer/artist who made a mark in the industry with paintings that depicted the beauty of the ocean with swirling colors and fanciful lines. 35 years later, Ogden’s work has found a whole new audience. We spoke with Bill to learn more. [click to continue]

Daniel Crockett

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 22, 2010 · 4 comments

Daniel Crockett is an English surfer/writer who is the creator of KooK, a self-published newspaper that features stories and pictures on the state of surfing today. We spoke with Daniel to get the lowdown on his life and times. [click to continue]

Rabbit Bartholomew

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 19, 2010 · 1 comment

Wayne “Rabbit” Bartholomew is an Australian surfer who lit up Hawaii’s North Shore in the mid 70s with style and attitude. His exploits were recently featured in the film “Bustin’ Down The Door.” We spoke with Rabbit to learn more. [click to continue]

Harrison Roach

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 15, 2010 · 2 comments

Harrison Roach is a talented Australian surfer who was recently featured in the films Picaresque and The Present ripping on an Alaia. A surfer who can ride anything, Harrison has been a featured rider in countless magazines. We took some time to ask Harrison a few questions. [click to continue]

Hap Jacobs

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 9, 2010 · 4 comments

Hap Jacobs is a California surfer/shaper who was one of the pioneers of modern surfboard making. Along with his business partner Dale Velzy, Jacobs helped created the California surf scene in the 60s with his skilled craftsmanship and smooth surfing. We spoke with Hap to learn more about his life and times. [click to continue]