Archive for the ‘BEST IN GEAR’ Category

October 9th, 2013 | By | 2,147 Comments

Shapers Shed | Alaia Surfboards Jon Wegener Takes Us in His SD Shaping Bay for a Wood Board Building Lesson

Why Ride Alaias:
–  Alaias are such low-friction boards, you can ride with effortless speed.  In other words, they fly.
–  Riding finless gives you a slide, and a feeling that you can’t get riding traditional boards.
–  Your wave selection improves, because you really need to pick the right ones.  Paddling for the wrong waves means burning valuable energy. (more…)
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October 2nd, 2013 | By | 3,443 Comments

Photographer Gear Review | Dafin Award Winning Surf Photographer Professes His Love For His Favorite Swim Fins

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Words & Photos by Shawn Parkin

First, let me say that I am not sponsored by DaFin. I don’t know the people who run the company, and I’ve never been given a free pair of fins. I’m just a believer in their product. (more…)

October 2nd, 2013 | By | 1,813 Comments

Wetsuit Buyers Guide

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Picking a new wetty doesn’t just affect your wallet, it can change the course of your surfing style… and even your health.  Here’s our picks to suit your style, and our favorite InstaSurfers showing off their rubber. (more…)

July 22nd, 2013 | By | 704 Comments

Summer Intern Approved | The RVCA Cooler Satchel

iphone 006Take this RVCA vacancy cooler with you anywhere. The uses are endless and so are the beers that fit inside this handy parrot covered man purse. Avoid wrapping your beers up in a t-shirt or getting caught looking like a bum by drinking out of a brown paper bag!  It’s no longer a mission hauling your 6 pack down to the beach, you can disguise this cooler as a beach bag and look super trendy while doing it.

Pictured Above: Jodie Totes the VA Cooler Satchel on the San Clemente Pier, wearing the Brixton Nora Hat

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