In this episode of adventure from Kyle Thiermann, he ends up again in a remote surf town, this time on the Chilean coast. The point break left known as Puertecillo, despite its hard to find location, is another surf town experiencing unapproved development that the locals know nothing about. To find out more or help check out Puertecillo Playas Libres here!
After 3 weeks of power surfing in Bali, Eric Geiselman decided it was time to head home. The Factory was quick to put together this part that is crammed full of "freak-of-nature" type maneuvers. Geiselman blows our mind everytime he drops a part and this is no exception!
We are proud to welcome pro surfer and epic dude, Alain Riou to our European sales team... he will be representing Sector 9 and its associated brands throughout Europe. Get a feel for what this guy is all about in this Surfline feature on one of his heaviest wipeouts.
9'er, Rusty Long, took all of his travels from around the world and put them into a very well thought out book. Big waves, big guns, and even bigger cojones are on tap throughout. Get a copy today!
See all the photos from the release party here on Surfline.
When Mavericks decides to turn on while the rest of the big wave community is across the globe for a contest, Kyle Thiermann grabs the bull by the horns! In this episode Kyle figures out what not to do before a big surf day but learns that a the best waves of your life make all your troubles go away!
Mason Ho got a wild card spot into the WSL Bells contest and ended up taking 1st in his first heat with a massive air. Watch for more Mason this week as he will be battling the worlds best surfers and all with a smile.
Mason Ho has been on a tear this winter in Hawaii with podium finishes in a handful of contests, mind blowing free surfing during the major swells, and dedication to his local community and the surf breaks he loves. The Wave of The Winter panel has named Mason the Overall Performer of the year. Congrats Mason, see the Surfline feature here!