Archive for the ‘Surf & Sport’ Category

April 25th, 2014 | By | 36 Comments

Meet Your Maker | Jeff McMillan

RVCA ARTIST NEANP ARTIST JEFF MCMILLAN INVITES US TO HIS STUDIO AND SHOWS US THE ORIGINAL DRAWING THAT LED TO HIS NEW RVCA RADIATION VACATION COLLECTION. (more…)

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April 22nd, 2014 | By | 31 Comments

Meet Your Maker | Flying Dutchman Handplanes Eco-Friendly Artistry Meets Handheld Wave Sliding Vehicles

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In honor of Recycling, Reducing and Reusing on Earthday, we recognize Flying Dutchman Handplane founder Josh Huffman for re-purposing skate-decks into handplanes.  Josh explains his passion for giving his skates a second life as a hand-shaped wave slider. Check out the original sleds at SWELL (more…)

April 9th, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

Insta Surf & Street Style | Spring Mayhem See Surfing's Top Tastemakers and the S#!T They're Getting Into Lately

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The Aussie leg of the world tour is in full swing and the south swells are trickling into our CA waters. Here are our favorite Insta friends making the most of the eternal summer.

@Craig__Anderson (above) doing his his best urban koala in his Gun Momma shirt from Quik (more…)

March 31st, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

AMBSN Spring Sloshball Tournament 2014

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The Odbert brothers are co-founders of AMBSN clothing, SWELL’s favorite California-made lifestyle brand. Dustin and Dylan faced off against each other in a keg-fueled game of Sloshball in the San Clemente sunshine and we joined the mayhem to share the wonderful world of Sloshball.

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Sloshball Rules

- Players must have a drink in hand at all times. This means one handed catches in the field
- Failure to have drink in hand results in keg stand and an out
- Players cannot advance past second base before drinking an entire beer
- Batters must interchange the lineup guy-girl
- Up to 5 offensive players are allowed to remain on second base at a time
- All disputed calls are settled by a chug off
- If you’re not cheating, you’re not trying
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