Surfing, Skateboarding, Music, Photography, Travel, Culture and general antics of the youth on the run.

WATCH HOMEBODY Brendon Gibbens Scores Portugal, Australia and Beyond

South African, Brendon Gibbens, is the type of surfer you won’t here from for awhile. You sit back and wonder...

WATCH THE HUNT FOR THE 7 SEAS WETSUIT Vissla Loses Their Minds in the Desert

As fall approaches here in the Northern Hemi, Vissla just dropped it’s new Season 7 wetsuit trailer. We’d never blindly...

Watch “Exposed” Who the Hell Is Simon Hetrick?

We recently had the pleasure of hanging with Maryland native, Simon Hetrick. He’s another underground ripper from the East Coast...

Watch Toloka Vissla Is on the Run Again

From LA to Sumbawa the Vissla team gets around. Surfing has never looked so fun. Catch Eric Geiselman, Derrick Disney,...

Vissla: Summer Wetsuits Rubber Time Machine

    An homage to déjà vu. Back to the basics. The sunscreen. The feel. This salted nostalgia is making...

10 Reasons to Go to the Cosmic Creek surf festival HAVE YOU EVER BEEN EXPERIENCED?

The Cosmic Creek is a retro-style surf experience paying homage to an earlier era. If you want a taste of...

Eric Geiselman in Lark A video essay of Indonesian Wave Desecration

Spend a few months in Indo and you’re bound to get some good waves and clips. Lark managed to dodge...

The Thomas Campbell Collection by Vissla

Board-building, art and apparel? That’s what iconic artist Thomas Campbell is doing with Vissla, a brand that promotes creative freedom,...

Watch “Pedro’s Bay B-Sides” Return to that tropical blue wedge with Eric Geiselman, Brendon Gibbens, Bryce Young, and Cam Richards

Vissla released Pedro’s Bay sometime around July last year. It’s one of those films about a band of hopeless romantics searching...
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Watch “Small Talks” with Jason Woodside Meet the man behind the art on Vissla’s new collection

“You know you’ve made it, or you’re doing OK, when you can start saying no to things” Jason Woodside told us. And...

Our night out in Florida We partied with Vissla and Jacuzzi Boys while world premiering the new Cam Richards part in Florida

No one does it quite like Florida. And we had that reiterated Friday night when we rallied up all our...
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Watch Cam Richards new part “22” This is why we partied with Cam and the Vissla crew Friday night

After we went and hung with Cam in South Carolina — fishing and riding motorcycles and catching sharks and the like...
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Watch the trailer for “22” The new part from Cam Richards and come to the world premiere in Florida Friday night

Remember when we went to the south and shot guns and rode motorcycles and caught sharks and followed Cam Richards...
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The What Youth Wish List Here are all the things we want this holiday season, which is probably stuff you or the youth on the run in your life will want

Being a youth on the run requires a significant amount of equipment. And I don’t mean useless consumer goods (well,...
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Fairly Normal: Cam Richards Episode 025: A trip into the deep south for a story that was far from ending @sealtooth

We shot guns. Caught a shark. Rode motorcycles. Drank light beer. Ate fried food. And immersed in deep southern culture with...
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Artisanal Surfboard Making Watch Vissla’s new series on making a surfboard from start to finish with Travis Reynolds (PT. 1)

In What Youth Issue 9 we addressed the rapid extinction of artisans. And it was an unlikely conversation with a...

Watch Field Trip | Chile Vissla heads to the land of lefts and fine red wine

Chile is a wonderful place. The water is thawed-ice-water cool. The lefts run for miles and miles. Swell is non-stop....
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Watch the new film: Pedro’s Bay The romantics at Vissla do it again: This time in their new film with Eric Geiselman, Brendon Gibbens, Bryce Young, Cam Richards and more

Vissla is a brand full of hopeless romantics. And we love that about them. Their new film has us scouring...
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Vissla’s “Pedro’s Bay” Trailer A new film is coming. Starring Brendon Gibbens, Eric Geiselman, Cam Richards and more

Vissla continues to create and innovate and it sounds like are releasing a new film this summer called “Pedro’s Bay”...
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Let’s talk about trunks (briefly) We built this industry on them, so why are so few pairs worthy of your thighs?

Today marks the release of Former’s “Control” boardshort. So yes, full disclosure, we back them, and what they’re doing, so...
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Bryce Young’s Part in “The Zone” More of this please

Thanks to Vissla we are getting some of the best clips from Jack Coleman’s The Zone. Earlier this year it was Derrick...
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Watch this wave of Derrick Disney Seriously, this is so sick.

We just flew on the Red Eye to New York City and landed at 6:00 am. I was sitting in...
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Watch “Sundaland” Run to Mexico with Brendon Gibbens, Cam Richards and Eric Geiselman

In lots of the world right now, it’s winter. And wherever it’s winter, it’s cold. And watching this just thawed...
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Watch “Lost It: New Zealand” Outtakes from the road way less traveled with Brendon Gibbens, Bryce Young and Eric Geiselman

The parts of surf trips you usually see are polished and packaged up with all the A plus clips, making...
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Watch “Island South” A cold new short, and some warm Vissla wetsuits starring Brendan Gibbens, Bryce Young and Eric Geiselman

Vissla recently took their new wetsuits to New Zealand and had Bryce Young, Brendon Gibbens and Eric Geiselman ramp out...
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Cam Richards in “Pardon Me” A little bit of it all

Cam goes all in with this edit. Airs. Big waves. Barrels. Kanye? He’s pretty much just on a sick one.
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Afternoon Interview: Haydenshapes Episode 042: Hayden Cox walks us through his operation and touches on a new Collab with Vissla

Hayden Cox is probably one of the most modern shapers in the world. His label Haydenshapes is revered by all...
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“Flanget” starring Andrew Jacobson Retro tunes and good surfing all over the place

“Flange” is Andrew Jacobson. And I love seeing Flange around town. He’s got a great attitude and he’s pretty funny...
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Vissla’s “Dream Steeple” World Premiere Thursday night in Huntington Beach at our favorite venue: Don the Beachcomber

Thursday night in our favorite tiki garden of rum Vissla will debut their new project film: “Dream Steeple.” There will be...
Eric Geiselman Afternoon Interview

Afternoon Interview: Eric Geiselman Episode 039: Massage chair Audi’s and repeatedly being hit by sharks and dolphins presented by Gorilla

Somehow Eric Geiselman swindled a deal with Audi for a few weeks and so we rolled over to Cappy’s breakfast joint...
Cosmic Creek, The Allah-Lahs

The Allah-Las at Cosmic Creek Salt Creek turned Cosmic on Saturday and Sunday

Prom was not the coolest thing that happened this Saturday. Every year at Salt Creek Beach, which is nestled in...
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Watch the trailer for “Dream Steeple” An all new surfing thriller from Vissla Films

Check this trailer for a new film coming from the creative minds at Vissla. Starring their newly-grown cast of characters including...

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