Surf News Headlines and Top Stories

Lay day in the 2009 Hangloose Pro Santa Catarina

With only small conditions in the two-to-three foot (1 metre) range still on offer at the main site of Praia Vila, the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro has called its third consecutive lay day for competition.

Mark Mathews

This photo, taken last week in Western Australia, surely is one of the heaviest waves ever ridden in Aussie waters.

US Open of Surfing

What’s the closest thing to watching the world’s best surfers compete in a full-on stadium atmosphere? Look no further than Huntington Beach in July, when up to 500,000 people will find their way to the real Surf City, post up in the sand and cheer on their heroes at the Pier.

Keanu Asing conquers the Nike 6.0 Pier Pressure at Huntington Beach

Keanu Asing (Ewa Beach, HI), 16, won the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Grade-4 Nike 6.0 Pier Pressure presented by Jack’s Surfboards at South Huntington Beach Pier this afternoon over fellow finalists Dillon Perillo (Malibu, CA), 19, Evan Thompson (Jacksonville Beach, FL), 17, and Chase Wilson (Newport Beach, CA), 18.

AskMen.com writes about Top 10 Female Surfers

AskMen.com has published an article that takes a look at 10 female surfers that have made a splash, so to speak, in the world of surfing.

Ryan Payne conquers the inaugural Xcel Supertubes Showdown

In what can only be described as perfect 4'-6' J-Bay, Ryan Payne outpointed Warren Dean in a dramatic and incredibly close final of the inaugural Xcel Supertubes Showdown.

The Summer Surf Gear Guide 2019