Sandbridge Shines by Ficke + Mactavish

Photos by Billy Ficke & John Declan Mactavish. Words by John Streit. The youth movement in and around Sandbridge isn't just reserved for the surf lineup. An equally promising crew of photographers and vi...

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...

White’s Christmas

Photos by Austin White & Conner White. Words by John Streit. Our Xcel Wetsuits rep Austin White and brother Conner White know how to celebrate the season in style: barreled on the Outer Banks! The boys a...

“Spring” in December

Video by Jordan Montgomery. https://youtu.be/6sm3WA9mriE ...And we're not talking the season. The title of this video references the springsuit - a short-armed, short legged neoprene garment used to prot...

Julian Smith by Matt McKechnie

Photos by Matt McKechnie. Words by John Streit. I've always looked at the surfer-photographer connection as analogous to that of a wide receiver-quarterback in football. Just as the QB lines up that perfect...

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...

The Kirklands Shred!

Photos by Angela Kirkland & Cody Coleman. Words by John Streit. The stoke gene must be very strong among the Kirkland brothers. Over the past couple of years, it's been incredible to witness the surfing ...

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...

Sequences + Frames: Tyler Balak

Photos by Jennifer Balak. Words by John Streit. November and December have been kind to us along the Mid-Atlantic coast in terms of swell, and Tyler Balak made some quality time to take advantage. His comple...

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...