Mike Purpus

Ben Fortun

by Glenn Sakamoto on September 25, 2012 · 8 comments

Ben Fortun is a talented young surfer from the South Bay area of Los Angeles. Displaying both power and grace in his surfing, Ben is an outstanding example of someone who lives with aloha and is always striving to do his best. We spoke with Ben to learn more. [click to continue]

Mike Siordia

by Ed Factor on August 23, 2012 · 3 comments

How to describe Mike Siordia in five or 6 words: charismatic, artistic, stylistic, insightful, smooth. Naw, that’s just too cliché. To quote one of my favorite movies of all time, The Stoned Age, “He’s just some dude.” Just some dude raised on an often forgotten stretch of beach in the southern most corner pocket of the Santa Monica Bay – the South Bay. [click to continue]

Relive the ‘70s! Come support a good cause and join legendary surf star Mike Purpus host “Free and Easy,” this Friday, May 18th, at Redondo Union High School. Proceeds go to Coachart and The Jimmy Miller Foundation. Doors open at 6:30. Presale tickets at local South Bay surf shops for $5 and $7 at the door. Don’t forget to bring some cash for raffle tickets.