Interviews

Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau, directed by Sam George (Riding Giants) and produced by Stacy Peralta (Dogtown and Z-Boys), will debut Tuesday, October 1, at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. We spoke with Sam George to learn more about his new film about the remarkable life of Eddie Aikau, the legendary big wave surfer and spiritual inspiration to the Hawaiian people. [click to continue]

After a successful Kickstarter initiative back in 2011, surf historian and noted author Matt Warshaw and his team set out to put the print version of the esteemed Encyclopedia of Surfing into an online, interactive experience onto the interwebs. Almost two years later, with the new site set to launch next week, we caught up with Matt and asked him a few questions about this massive undertaking. [click to continue]

Donald Brink

by Marvin Selga on September 10, 2013 · 3 comments

Hailing from Cape Town, South Africa, Donald Brink is a talented surfer and humble board builder now living in San Clemente, California. In our latest interview, Donald shares his influences and experiences that have helped shape the meaning of his personal philosophy, “Enjoy Your Water.” [click to continue]

Ming Nomchong

by Glenn Sakamoto on July 1, 2013 · 0 comments

Ming Nomchong is a talented surfer/photographer based in Byron Bay, Australia. Her natural ability to capture that perfect moment by the ocean is both impressive and a delight. We spoke with Ming to learn more. [click to continue]

Ellis Ericson

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 26, 2013 · 0 comments

Ellis Ericson is a talented surfer/shaper from Byron Bay, Australia. Raised in a surfing household, Ellis picked up his shaping skills and talent from his father. Currently residing in Bali, Ellis is free to surf and shape his early ‘70s inspired surfboards. We spoke with him to learn more. [click to continue]

Jean Marie Drouet is a talented French surfer/artist. His captivating paintings capture the carefree feeling of a good day spent at the beach with family or surfing with friends, and is executed with a high level of skill and craft. We spoke with Jean Marie to learn more. [click to continue]

Josh Edwards

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 3, 2013 · 3 comments

Josh Edwards is a talented young surfer from California. A team rider for Noll Surfboards and affectionately nicknamed “Little Kook” by the locals, Josh can be seen regularly at San Onofre blowing doors off surfers twice his age. We spoke with Josh to learn more. [click to continue]

Kuni Takanami

by Mac Feller on May 7, 2013 · 0 comments

Kuni Takanami is a talented surfer/photographer born in Japan and now residing in Australia, Sought after by numerous surf magazines and sportswear companies, Kuni travels the world looking for interesting people and places to capture the light through his unique lens. We spoke with him to learn more. [click to continue]