Will Morrison: a future WCT pro?

The search continues for the Australia’s next top grommet, with international surf wear company Rip Curl in association with Surfing Australia announcing its 2010 Rip Curl Grom Search series event schedule today.

The grom search series, which has been circulating the country since 1999, gives surfers aged 16 and under the opportunity to showcase their talent in a fun, competitive environment.

Each of Australia’s surfing states score a spot on the series calendar, with event dates predominately coinciding with school holidays to ensure grommets get a chance to surf an event in their own backyard.

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Surfers united: no more oil drilling, please (Photo: Surfrider.org)

The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico will affect thousands of surfers, kitesurfers, windsurfers and bodyboarders, from Louisiana to Florida, in the USA.

The environmental catastrophe will likely hit the northern coasts of the Gulf of Mexico in the next days.

This will make surfing impossible for a long time in the southern US coastal areas.

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MGMT: Congratulations Vanwyngarden, you've made it to a surfing news website

MGMT's new album, 'Congratulations', has been inspired by surfing.

The cover of the record was designed by Anthony Ausgang and the band thinks that the songs are surf-y vibe.

Andrew Vanwyngarden, MGMT's frontman, says the song 'It’s Working' is like surfing on ecstasy.

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