Archive for the ‘BEST IN GEAR’ Category

January 21st, 2014 | By | 456 Comments

Insta Surf | Best POV Housings Setting the Beachy Benchmark in Waterproof Camera Cases

1. WATERSHOT iPhone 5 -Waterproof up to 195 ft deep

Instagram shot by Dustin Wise, Assistant Photog to Chris Burkard

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Pros: Wide angle lens
No file transferring needed to post instagrams
Heavy-duty colorful case

Don’t Ever: Shoot without a leash or lanyard (more…)

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January 14th, 2014 | By | 1,056 Comments

Just the Tips: Wetsuit Care Respect Your Rubber With Preventative Maintenance & Everyday Know-How

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Be patient when taking your suit on and off you dont want balloon up like the Michelin Man . Remember when putting on a zipper-less suit, roll it down like a pair of sock before stepping into it.  Also, respect your rubber with a changing mat. (more…)

December 11th, 2013 | By | 619 Comments

Groveling at Gravels with Catchsurf

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“If it werent for my beater, I probably wouldn’t have surfed for 3 months” groaned SWELL’s gear buyer Morgan. With Kalani Robb in town, the crew custom-stamped some beaters and set out to grovel at Gravels. We got more than expected. Get your own Catchsurf Board for endlesss awesomeness. (more…)

November 25th, 2013 | By | 1,172 Comments

On-Trend | The Anorak

anorakThis season’s “it” garment is undoubtedly the light hoody for guys known as the “Anorak”. Its the perfect parka for layering up and cutting down the wind. (more…)