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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...

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...

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...

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...

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 “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...
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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...

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...

Watch “Glass Ceiling of Happiness” Featuring Kai Hing

Are actual surfers singlehandedly saving surf media? A bit of a trend has been slowly developing for a couple of...

Follow the Light A tribute to one of Surf Photography’s all-time greats: Larry “Flame” Moore.

If you’re an aspiring surf photographer, this one’s for you. The Follow the Light (FTL) grant program–perhaps one of the...

Can Mason Ho save surfing from itself?

If you follow What Youth you might have seen that we recently anointed Mason with our first annual What Youth...

The Badung Strait A film by Oscar Valencia

As is often the case these days, cool little edits pop into our inbox. This one from Oscar Valencia is...

Has surfing been stolen, again?

Cultural appropriation has become a bit of a buzz phrase lately as it relates to what is seen as the...

The Fletchers. Surfing’s first family.

It’s hard not to see the obvious connections between the blended Hoffman/Fletcher family and our world. Whether it be surf,...

A Chat with Shama Check Out His New Film

Shama is from Jamaica. He has style and this short film highlights his upbringing and roots growing up on the...

Nic Von Rupp Is Working His Ass Off Check Out Rail Road

As has been covered extensively across the internet and numerous social feeds, the Nic Von Rupp content machine has been...

Watch Strike Missions: Southern Frontier Presented by O’Neill

O’Neill just dropped a new episode from the Strike Missions video series featuring Timmy Reyes and Noah “Waggy” Wegrich. The...

WY Summer Wish List Six Products We Wish For This Summer

Call this whatever you want. But sometimes Reddit feeds don’t exactly do justice for something fresh as summer lemons. Maybe...

Download “Forward, To Past.” Starring Dion Agius and Craig Anderson

Goofyfoots just seem to have more fun. Not sure why, but to find out just watch this new ten-minute film...

Watch”Portugal Clip” Starring John Mel

John Mel has hops. This we know. The Mels have surfing in their DNA with deep roots in the Santa...

Watch Brendon Gibbens Vol. 3 Brendon for Banks Journal

Watch Brendon free surfing in South Africa around J-Bay and the Western Cape. His attitude is polite and understated while...

Watch “Crewsy Euro Surf Vacation” Starring Mitch Crews

Mitch Crews headed for Europe to scope some ramps, and tubes. He knows the road well by staying refreshed with...

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