“Whilst the entire surf industry focused on the European leg of the Dream tour, California’s autumn demonstrated some fine form.
With the South Pacific still alive and producing swells and the North Pacific just waking from its summery slumber, Santa Crz was bombarded by perfect combo swells during late October. Add a dominant offshore wind pattern as well as sunny skies and you have the ‘perfect storm’ for surfers, filmers, and photogs.
Bud Freitas, Matt Myers, Josh Mulcoy, Jason “Rat Boy” Collins, Kyle Buthman, Austin Smith Ford, Darshan Gooch, Matt Rockhold, Homer Henard opted to keep the home fires burning.
I would tell you where these spots are, but I’d probably receive thousands of hate mails. So all I can say is take a leap of faith and make that voyage to California next autumn, just don’t tell them I sent you.”
Two separate systems gift glorious barrels to surfers on both sides of the Atlantic.
Jamie O'Brien takes Poopies and Kalani Chapman to Jaws, but this is not your ordinary Jaws mission. JOB and the boys rent Catch Surf soft-top boards and this happens...
Gabriel Medina won, Stephanie Gilmore won. They both won on the same day.
Entry to The Winter Session has closed for this season. The task remains of picking a pair of winners for February, then sorting through all the edits in search of an overall victor.