Call it a 540 or 720, 42yr young Kelly Slater shocked the Surfing world with a aerial rotation that defied age and gravity last week in Portugal. The suit that enabled that degree of flexibility was the new XCEL TDC drylock, their warmest wetsuit lining ever with clinically proven smart fiber technology.
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Slotted in SWELL | The Suit Worn on Slater’s 720 Tech Breakdown of Kelly's Xcel Wetsuit Worn During His Portugal Punt
From working summers in the warehouse as a teenager, to becoming the senior denim designer at Volcom, Jeffery James “JJ” Gonzales personifies Volcom’s brand mantra True to This. (more…)
-An Ode-alay to Mex from Catchsurf Crew Member, Jason “Action” Jackson
“Every now and then a man wakes up craving the taste of adventure. A chance to throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor and get into some trouble. There are very few places more perfect for this hankering, then the wild jungles of south Mexico and that’s just wear the boys from Catch Surf decided to head to for a little end of summer adventure. (more…)
“Not your average surf flick thats for sure” says Heath Mawson of Afends about the boys of Byron hitting the road, going mad in the water and kicking shit in their path.
Watch AFENDS team riders; Duncan McNicol, Torren Martyn, JS, Luke Stickley, Seb Smart travel from Byron to Bali, Stradbroke Island to South Coast, and set yourself apart from the crowd in new Aussie Afends styles at SWELL (more…)