outer banks

Outer Banks Summer Kickoff Swell

"There is nothing better than kicking off the summer season with some pumping swell in the Outer Banks." After a week of checking on different swell forecast reports and keeping their fingers crossed, some of...

Julian’s Hollow Ambition

Video filmed by Julian Smith & Reed Caputo. Photos by Caputo. Edited by John Streit. https://youtu.be/b6n_lkIocOA They're gonna love him for his ambition. The skills of young S&A team rider Julian...

Lighthouse Lefts x Smith Bros

https://youtu.be/TF31t-SV1xw Filmed & edited by Alex Smith. We may entered a new year, but the same weather pattern that brought plenty of surf to our shores for the fall and winter continued to provi...

Tubesday in Town by Mickey McCarthy

Photos by Mickey McCarthy. Words by John Streit. #Tubesday. Check out that hashtag on Instagram. Besides a few misplaced selfies, you'll see the view that will never gets old -- barrels -- either posted or s...

Way On Down South

Photos by Brian Kelley. Words by John Streit. "Well, now you step inside but you don't see too many faces. Coming in and out of the rain to hear the jazz go down. Competition in other places. Oh, but the hor...

Six Slick Slides: Micele’s OBX Set

Photos by Lisa Milspaugh. Words by John Streit. The bulk of surf coverage that emerges from the Outer Banks tends to gravitate around gaping beachbreak caverns and top-notch high performance shredding -- and...

Eight Autumn Waves with Zack Beaudoin

Photos by Mickey McCarthy, Daniel Pullen, Cory Godwin, Jeffrey O'Neil & Brian Bassett.  New Surf & Adventure team rider Zack Beaudoin has been up to his usual tricks this fall, and we couldn't be mo...

December Secret

Photos by Brian Kelley & John Streit. Words by Streit. The allure of discovering an isolated peak along the shores of Hatteras Island to share with just a few friends has been a personal obsession of mi...

Outer Thanks: Mickey McCarthy’s Set

Photos by Mickey McCarthy. Words by John Streit. If there's a wave breaking on the Outer Banks, chances are legendary surf photographer Mickey McCarthy has his lens pointed at it. His Facebook page is become...