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

Watch “Mystic Sequence” A film by Tim Georgeson.

Australian Tim Georgeson was recently nominated for inclusion into the Byron Bay Film Festival for his beautiful piece of film work titled “Mystic Sequence.” The festival opens on October 22, 2019. Tim plays on different mediums and with a wide array of subject matter. This film, shot primarily in and around the end of the…

Watch “Love Letter” Starring Timmy Reyes

Timmy Reyes surfing barrels in Baja is so easy to watch. His powerful style and tube-hounding ways are perfectly fitted for the fun little righthanders he stumbled upon in this vid clip filmed by Issac Zoeller and John Oda. I’m sure any Baja vet can figure it out but for the rest of you get…

Fairly Normal: Beatrice Domond Episode 26: Beatrice Domond Wants Her Wikipedia Taken Down

She thinks her Wikipedia is sketchy. A humble and talented skater originally hailing from South Florida, Beatrice has been on the New York City skate scene for a while now. And, she’s been busy pushing around the city while also making appearances in edits like “Cherry”, “Boys Of Summer”, and more recently in “Awake”. She…

Watch “Northern Roots” The latest Video series from O’Neill.

The Coffey family is core surfing personified. The family patriarch, Ward, has been shaping boards for years in the Santa Cruz region. His two boys Ben and Sam, grew up riding dad’s boards (how cool is that?) with each developing into exceptional individual talents. Ben mastering a power rail game while Sam’s approach being a…

WY Wears: “Portraits of Autumn” Imagery 003: Shots by Ashton Herman

It’s fall here in California so we had a few of our good friends come through the office and hang out for a bit. We took advantage of that and snapped some casual moments while they were here. Each of these faces is someone who sets their own path in life and on the run….

Barong Temple A New Brand from London

Barong Temple is a new men’s clothing brand from London. They hit us up to help them get introduced to some new eyeballs and we liked what we saw. A little rough around the edges, a bit of surf, motorcycles and shit. Love it. Check it out. WY Celebrating passion is the foundation behind the…

WY Premiere: Halfnoise Listen to their new album Natural Disguise

HALFNOISE just unveiled their album Natural Disguise. The six gentlemen spawned the idea to produce this on a New Year’s resolution, and it’s here. Blended with some new groove, one song on this album to note is titled “Boogie Juice” and it is a track that will get one jamming into the night for the weekend ahead….

Watch “Portraits of Autumn” Office Play

Autumn is here; that’s why we thought it would be interesting to make some stuff with our friends. Regardless of season, regardless of wears go bolt somewhere, travel, and breathe. Take in your surroundings and look beyond. In this short, titled “Portraits of Autumn” featuring some familiar faces and new ones we hung out at the…

Watch O’Neill’s “O’RIGINALS” Reef Doig

In another episode of what has quietly become one of surfing’s more authentic marketing angles, we are reintroduced to Reef...

Conversation With: The Chats Into the World of These Lads

The Chats are an Australian band of quick wit who know how to leave an impression and start a pit....

Watch “Andrew and Cody” Doubles

Not sure if this video is supposed to get one hungry or if it’s to get one to go roll...

Watch “Home Cooking” Featuring Bobby Martinez

Long before Mr. Martinez let Klieny now exactly how he felt about competitive surfing, we were already huge fans. Hard...

Freshwater Pro Did you watch?

We don’t usually get too riled up over comp surfing around here but we would be remiss to not congratulate...

Watch “Catch Fish” Featuring William Aloitti

Willy A sent us this vid from his summer in Indo, filmed by Manuel Claudeville Morell and Carlo Coral. On...

Beau Knows A Study in Reality

We receive lots of vid clips of aspiring young surfers, but this one caught our eye. Most of the clips we...

Watch “Dancing Barefoot” Featuring Oscar Langburne

The precocious Oscar Langburne has some style. In this new video titled Dancing Barefoot (in homage to the legendary Patti...

Did equality kill the​ Mavs event? From the​ careful what you wish for file

Did the quest for gender equality in surfing inadvertently kill Mavs in the process. From the careful what you wish...

Watch “Tan Madonna” A Video Project by Alex Knost

The latest creative outburst from Mr. Al Knost, Tan Madonna, is currently making the rounds. There was the prerequisite launch...

Watch “The J. Grant Brittain Documentary” A Library of Imagery

As we often do, WY is backing another Grant Brittain project. This time it’s a full documentary on the man...

WY Fall Wish List Goodies for Autumn

Here’s the What Youth Fall Wishlist for all to enjoy! There are a plethora of goodies to grab online these...

Watch Still Skateboards Featuring Ben Sauer

Seattle is known for many things. It’s abundant green ambience. The fish. Oh, the fish. The markets. The street beat....

Watch “Lost in Thought” By Hunter Martinez

Hunter Martinez has released his debut surf film, Lost in Thought. As is becoming the norm these days, this film...

Watch Adidas The Liberty Cup

Adidas dropped this little promo vid to go with a new shoe release, The Liberty Cup. Still waiting for a...

WY Premiere: Polarize Listen to their new single “Take a Step Back”

Take A Step Back’ is the second single from the band Polarize this year, following an upbeat number called “Late...
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Do you eat fish? Buyer beware

If so, then you’ve probably eaten farm-raised fish without even knowing it. As with everything these days, something that may...

Liam MacDonald Portfolio

Liam MacDonald has been on our radar for some time now. His work with Sepp Bruhwiler, and others, has been...

What Youth x Highway 1 At the Boathouse Collective

In true What Youth form, we had some fun last Thursday evening. We brought surf, skate, music, and art together...

7 Seas Wetsuit by Vissla Featuring Gunner Day

Take the 7 Seas suit and you’ll see how far the tube goes. A comedic homage to the Matrix with...

TKO Records A walk back in time.

Located in the corner of a nondescript strip mall in Huntington Beach, California, is a tiny storefront that serves as...

Over it Skaters, Drugs and Alcohol…

We’ve all had that moment in our lives when we think we are truly invincible. Whether gapping a stair set,...

HEATWAVE EVENT This Thursday Night at The Boathouse Collective in Costa Mesa

What are you doing this Thursday? If you have some free time head down to the Boathouse Collective in Costa...

Mix Tape Braiden Maither

Just when you think you’ve seen everything and know the name of every ripper, an underground charger pops into the...

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