Archive for the ‘Surf & Sport’ Category

August 8th, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

Behind the Lens | Morgan Maassen We Ask SWELL Catalog Photog Some Weird Questions About His Life

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Last good flogging your took in the water

Teahupoo last summer, swimming with my Red Housing. i swam into the bowl and lined up perfectly with Kelly Slater. the next one broke way too far out, so i braced for impact over my 20 pound aluminum housing. i got absolutely destroyed.

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Morgan: iPhone & Contax t2. (more…)

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August 7th, 2014 | By | 45 Comments

Roark x Leatherman | Limited Edition Crater Knife Gear Inspired by Icelandic Adventures That Kill Monotony

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Leatherman has honed its craft for 30 years and boasts a history of trailblazing adventure worthy products. We are honored to carry a limited collab with Roark of the Crater c33Lx pocket knife. The Leatherman Crater line of folding knives has been  custom tailored to be lighter and more streamlined, so you don’t even know you’ve got one in your pocket.

With faster, all human powered, safe blade deployment to make quick work of your projects, a Crater knife is the pocket knife of choice for adventure junkies like Roark.

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August 4th, 2014 | By | 55 Comments

Meet Your Maker | Sanuk’s Bryan House Head Sanuk Designer Tours Us Through Their Orange County HQ

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Bryan House is a San Diego surfer/skater/designer who is widely recognized for being the f@cking man. He gave us a behind the scenes look at the Sanuk operation, and the secrets behind their not so typical footwear empire. We skated, ping ponged, ate Wahoos, drank Pacificos, and heckled…

How’d you get your start in the Sanuk Footwear family?

I got thrown into the mix randomly by JK, he straight up invited me to check out the building and grab a pair of shoes. The next thing I know I am in a conference room talking about factories, footwear construction and materials. I had no resume, no portfolio just a computer with things I had been working on. Soooo caught off guard, but looks like it worked! JK is the man, I owe it all to him. (more…)

July 28th, 2014 | By | 61 Comments

Sending It | US Open of Surfing Weekend One Photos The Sights and Frights of Surf City's Biggest Beach Party

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The sandiest sideshow in surf didn’t disappoint yet another year full of body paint and booze soaked groms soliciting all kinds of crap. Oh and there was actually some surf. Photos: Matt O’Brien   (more…)