Archive for the ‘SURF’ Category

March 4th, 2014 | By | 286 Comments

Surf & Stay on the North Shore For $20/Day How to Charge Hawaii Without Over-Charging Your Credit Card

Nate Zoller left SWELL last year in search of the wave of his life, and he found it. He also learned a few tips to live the dream on a shoestring budget. Here’s how he swings it for $20/day. (more…)

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March 1st, 2014 | By | 472 Comments

SeaMade: Surfing 101 | Walking the Plank

One of the biggest objectives of longboarding is being able to stylishly nose ride. Today we’re going to talk about mustering up style and grace to get to the nose. Planted hail mary hang tens will come later once you’ve mastered the cross stepping.
Photo |  Chris Grant Photo
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February 28th, 2014 | By | 437 Comments

Interview: Rhythm’s Marc Llewellyn Marc Explains The Burleigh Heads Surf Culture


SWELL: Walk us through a typical day working at Rhythm in Burleigh?
Marc: The boys normally have a little pre-work surf and the girls will do their pilates, yoga, walks or swims. A lot of us meet for coffee at Canteen then head into the office. Everyone’s pretty flat out all day but there’s definitely a lot of laughs, dance-breaks, fun and kookiness thrown amongst the seriousness. (more…)

February 27th, 2014 | By | 1,033 Comments

Thirsty Thursday: The Bikini ‘Tini

Happy Thirsty Thursday!
We’re celebrating with our signature drink from the Billabong Bikini Truck Launch Party: a Bikini ‘Tini. This skinny concoction from Beaming juice pairs organic cucumber, pineapple, mint and jalapeño with a dealer’s choice shot of liquor. Because life’s all about balance, right?
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