The 14th annual Cosmic Creek Retro Surf Contest presented by Billabong at Salt Creek saw some insane waves and trippy fog that lifted just in time for the finals. Then Donny took the stage for a free concert on the lawn. More insta photos from the boys on the beach (more…)Thank you for visiting the Swell blog. Visit us on www.facebook.com/swell for more exclusive fan offers, giveaways and more.
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Hardly just another contest, the 14th Annual Cosmic Creek is a retro-style event that harkens back to the more alternative times and styles of the 1970′s & 80′s. An era where single-fins and twins resigned supreme and the best surfers in the world proudly sported super short inseams and wild hair.
Come meet Cosmic legends like Dave Rastavich , Tyler Warren, Chris Del Morro, Rob Machado, Tom Curren and the ever present Donavon Frankenreiter. (more…)
In 2002, Steve Barilotti penned an article for Surfer Magazine entitled “The Jungle is Looking Back,” wherein Dr. Dave Jenkins recounts his experience traveling to the Mentawai Islands,but when he when went ashore he discovered malaria stricken villages. (more…)
SWELL photographer and Follow the Light finalist, Domenic Mosqiera swam for 12 hrs/day in the channel at Chopes to capture Ace Buchan’s epic run to take the Billabong Pro Tahiti 2013. Words & Photos: Dom Mosqiera (more…)