The Day of Days: Virginia Beach on 2/16/16

Photos by Brian Kelley. Words by John Streit. Now that we've officially entered spring, it's only fitting that we look back at the winter that was. In the way of swell, it was certainly one for the record bo...

Common Surf’s Homegrown Foam

Words & photos by John Streit. In an ordinary industrial warehouse space in Norfolk, surfer/chemist Seth Brunner is creating something extraordinary. An unprecedented operation for the East Coast, Brunne...

The Menhaden Controversy

By John Streit. Consider the Atlantic menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus, one of the most humble fish that swim our seas. The name itself, derived from the Native American word munnawhatteaug, or "that which ...

Sandbridge Surf Cam is Live!

Over the years, the most popular page on this website has been our Sandbridge Surf Cam - and for good reason. The camera offered landlocked surfers, beachgoers and daydreamers alike a window to the sea; whether...

Sandbridge Groms’ Super Session

Photos by Angela Kirkland. Words by John Streit. What a special winter its been so far. California isn't the only region benefiting from eastern Pacific's El Nino phenomenon - the East Coast has received abo...

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 ...

Surfer Snapshots: Max Aaron

Answers by Max Aaron. Questions by John Streit. Photos by Evan Drake, Sean Murphy & Max Aaron via Soloshot. There is no questioning the fire for surfing that burns inside of Max Aaron. Over the years, th...

Turkey Run: VB to SB

Photos by Brian Kelley, Billy Ficke & Angela Kirkland. Words by John Streit. Thankful. If there was ever a theme for a run of Thanksgiving swell for surfers on the East Coast -- let alone Virginia Beach,...