Surfing

  • Creating the Perfect Wave

    The inflatable reef concept that could turn coastlines into surfing theme parks. Electrician Troy Bottegal was sitting in the bath after a surf when he literally had a lightbulb moment. His...

  • Adriano De Souza

    The Little Brazilian Battler

    Adriano De Souza is the least popular world surfing champion Down Under in years. Sadly that’s more of a reflection on us than the kid from São Paulo.

  • Tradies Who Tear

    Jayke Sharp is a young bloke building the foundations of success. Hailing from the sleepy NSW hamlet of Sandy Beach, Sharpy is a former professional surfer who swapped his stickers for...

  • Nominees in for the 2013 Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards

    The nominees in three of the most popular categories of the 2013 Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards presented by Pacifico have just been revealed, adding to the momentum as the...

  • NOMINEES REVEALED IN THE 12th ANNUAL BILLABONG XXL GLOBAL BIG WAVE AWARDS

    The nominees have just been announced for the 2012 Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards fueled by Monster Energy, and the surfing community is bracing for another epic showdown of the...

  • Building Surfboards

    When someone says they are influenced by aerospace and boat engineering in their work, surfboard shaper is not the first profession that comes to mind. However when surfboard shaper turned global...

  • Surfing Mountains

    Imagine waiting in the ocean for a mountain of water to loom on the horizon, knowing full well it may be the last thing you ever do. Only a select few...