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Watch: “Form” The latest from Parallel Sea

When the best surfer in the world’s film production company drops a reel, you watch it. When the surfer is John Florence, and the production company is Parallel Sea, you clear some time and give it a proper once over. Simply, their collective creative achievement to date proceeds them making everything they do these days…

Watch: “Down For This” Celebrating 3 Decades of Stone

We kinda missed this when it dropped a few days ago. At 1 hour 30 minutes, it’s a bit long, truth be told, so none of us sat through the whole thing at one time. But, we’ve undoubtedly seen most of this when it originally dropped. Ya see, this is a wrap up, culmination-type deal…

Watch: “Von Froth” Crazy Nazaré

As I’m sure we’ve all seen by now, Nazaré went XXL, again. The crazy part being that we’ve almost become numb to it as each swell seems a bit bigger, with more people are out there charging the largest sets, and they are riding deeper than ever. Nic Von Rupp added, “Last weekend was insane,…

Take Five: EP 28 It’s on our watch

As surfers, we often hear stories about various coastal erosion issues simply because that’s where we roll. But it’s also because we are often witness to the various effects coastal erosion has on our everyday lives in general. A former WY employee often spoke of the difficulty his parents were having at their Ventura County…

Photo Credit: Brandon Sears A great surf photo doesn’t always need a surfer

How many times have you mind-surfed a photo of a perfect empty wave? Or have been mesmerized by some mutant slab unfolding over nearly bare reef? Some of the most timeless surf photos don’t have a rider of any sort. In this version of Photo Credit, we highlight the work of Brandon Sears, who specializes…

Watch: “This is Livin” Backdoor Shootout Opening Ceremony

In this episode on Koa Rothman’s “This is Livin” we get an inside look at the very underground but super authentic opening ceremony of Da Hui’s Backdoor Shootout, which is currently taking place at Pipe. Tons of swell, great format, etc. One on the best non-WSL events running these days. As is the norm on…

Watch “Frisbee Shmizbee” The latest from Cola Bros

So, where do we start? Within our office, the Cola Bros vlog is right up there in watchability. Every episode is played and replayed upon release, for the great surfing of course but also the comedic hi-jinks which are interjected. And, rightfully so to a bunch of young ‘uns as Crosby, Griffin, and the boys…

Watch: Von Froth’s “Greatest Hits” It was a very good year

If you follow What Youth to any degree, you would know that we’ve been backing Nic Von Rupp since we proclaimed him as “surfing’s hardest working man,” a few years back. Well, before that, but you know what we mean. Be it cold water slabs in Ireland, Ments perfection, massive Nazaré teepees, or just down…

Watch: “Domestic Tourist” Featuring Gearoid McDaid

As we noted not long ago, Gman, as his pals know him, was poised to do some cool things with...

Watch: Rage 3 The poor man’s vid release

Of course, Rage 3 was released well over a year ago, but it came with a modest paywall to deal...

Watch: Summer Street “Seth loves Rockies”

The Summer Street project is a cool concept. Instead of trying to fill a weekly edit with just one guy,...

WY Recommends: Celestial Foods A Haleiwa Monument

While Foodland may be the meeting place for many a visiting surfer on Hawaii’s North Shore, Celestial is surely the...

Watch: “Time” Schuyler Allen

We know how hard it is these days to be a sponsored surfer. With that in mind, we try to...

Watch: “Steppin Stoned” Featuring Balaram Stack and Christian Fletcher

Coming in hot in the kinda random category, our friend Matt Tromberg, or Metal Neck as he’s known professionally, dropped...

Watch: “Super Gab” A little something different

As we’ve surely mentioned, we get creative submissions almost daily from around the world. Some better then others but all...

Watch: “Silver Linings EP 4” The wave that broke Jordy

We’ll get to this clip in a minute but how good are the waves around Durban? No, really? With J-Bay...

10 Questions: Jai Glindeman A man of few words

Jai Glindeman is perhaps one of today’s brightest new surfing talents. At the very least, he’s quite possibly taken over...

Watch: Ho/Pringle Productions Mase and Parker in the mud

As you may have heard, a few days ago the entire state of Hawaii was dealt some very extreme rainfall....

Watch: Cola Bros North Shore ’21

What a great clip. It wasn’t that long ago when showing up on the North Shore in the fall was...

Watch: Von Froth “The most dangerous wave in Portugal”

Once again Nic returns to The Cave, one of the world most dangerous waves. Nic added this. “Why is The...

WY Recommends: John Respondek Craig Vol. 2

Of course, John Respondek needs no introduction. And, his series of books of late are at the highest level of...

Take Five: EP 27 John Florence is back, and then some

Did you feel it? Because today at around 11:30 Hawaiian Time, John Florence initiated a sonic reverberation of which reset...

Watch: Mason at V Town Bigger board experiment

Well this is something different. Leave to the Ho/Pringle content machine to bring something new to what could have been...

WY Recommends: Foodland One of the centers of Surfing’s Universe

Foodland. Many surf towns have iconic meeting points. Places like the Torquay Pub, Single Fin, El Camino market, and many...

Watch: Summer Street” Noa Mizuno in Morocco

We were sure we’d seen some footage of Noa at Morocco before and sure enough, the Internet delivered. A short...

Watch: “Cola Bros” The Future

This is a very cool little mini-series from the Cola Bros called “The Future.” This episode features the Carr brothers,...

Watch: “Surfing Fun Backdoor” Mason, Coco, and plenty more

The North Shore is in full swing these days with a few middle to large-ish swells already on the books...

Take Five: EP 26 The North Shore may never be the same.

An interesting ordinance is making its way through the City and County Council of Honolulu that could change the Hawaiian...

Watch: Ethan Mexico

We kinda fell asleep on this one with the Holidays getting started, a few of us being in Hawaii, etc....

Watch: “Von Froth” Nazaré Barrels

Surely there have been a few early season pulses at Nazaré that we never caught wind of but a few...

Watch: “France on Fire” From the crew at RIPITUP

We are honestly running out of hyperbole to accurately describe the day after day perfection that is sent to us...

Take Five: EP 25 It was a pretty good year at the movies

As we wind down the year, we thought we’d take a minute to reflect on a few of the more...

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