World’s greatest athlete Kelly Slater removes pants, delivers most stirring interview yet detailing wild...

"I’m convinced Jack Robinson feels he can bend things to his will, waves, judges, heats. But this time it wasn’t to be." When the two Australian hangers on, Robson and O’Leary, had finally...

WSL’s head of tour and competition leads call to “abort” Supreme Court and iconic...

It’s the equivalent of the NBA playing out the lacklustre end of the season but with a half-inflated ball. The swell today was appropriately symbolic of my recent mood. Fading, uncertain, fractured. There were moments...

Seven-time world champion Stephanie Gilmore’s unparalleled surfing success lost in growing tempest of Brazilian...

But how would Griffin Colapinto fare as a ballerina? But of all the most gracious, most beautiful arts there are on the face of this gorgeous earth, where do you place professional competitive...

Yago Dora slams leap of the year and returning world champ Gabriel Medina “underscored...

Meanwhile, Italo Ferreira struggles to stay in world title contention…  Joe Turpel and Mitchell Salazar kicked us off today, each man resplendent in the statutory Hawaiian shirt uniform of the WSL announcer. Turpel, muted...

World Surf League shocks professional sport pundits, moral majority by renewing longterm deal with...

Dirty business. The World Surf League is many things including beleaguered, inept, absurd, silly but it is, above all, a serial beer polyamorist. The home of professional surfing since 1976 by way of...

Surfer pulled from Melbourne wavepool unconscious and with head injury “collapsed while paddling out...

Ménage à trois. A steamy, unseemly and entirely unexpected naughtiness broke out, overnight or during cocktail hour (depending on current location), between besieged Australian voyeur website Swellnet and your very own BeachGrit. Days...

World title hopes of John John “Rough Boy” Florence crash following his sudden withdrawal...

"Now that I’m a big time movie star, me and the snake broke up." One month ago, Carlsbad stuntman and former JOB fall-guy, drug mule and North Shore prozzy Sean “Poopies” McInerney joined...

Ho Stevie! Wetsuit Review – Surfd

Ho Stevie! is a fresh surf brand that is disrupting the surf industry by providing quality surf gear without the premium price tag....

Interview with illustrator Juliana De Cesare

Juliana De Cesare is a surfer and artist currently residing in New Zealand’s sunniest region, the beautiful Bay of Plenty on the North...

Voylok: Footwear for the (Re) Wild People

The Voylok mission statement is simple. Make the most sustainable footwear in the world that allows people to unplug and get closer to...

Is the Srface Heat 4/3 the best wetsuit you’ve never heard of?

Usually, when I’m due for new gear, I turn to the internet. Once on the internet, I’m a sucker for reviews in video...

The Best Surfboard Leashes – Surfd

The surfboard leash was invented in 1971 by Pat O’Neill, son of the legendary Jack O’Neill who founded the O’Neill surf brand. Initially,...