Portugal’s Nazaré is home to the biggest waves in the world, and surfers just keep coming up with new reasons to ride the veritable mountains of water spit out by the Atlantic each year. The swell recently reached the highest its been all season and riders like Ross Clarke-Jones, Mick Corbett and Sebastian Steudtner had one of the rowdiest sessions of their lives.
At this year's Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach John John Florence was down late in a heat to no other than 3x former world champ Mick Fanning. Needing a 9.3 or better to take home the win, John John landed this massive alley-oop with two minutes remaining. Rarely do you see John John claim after a wave, but the Hawaiian native could not help but throw a hand in the air. He earned an impressive 9,97 on the wave. Watch John John Florence in TGR's new film Proximity!
is a film that pairs surfing’s living legends with today’s most progressive young surfers. The film is directed by award-winning filmmaker Taylor Steele, produced by Teton Gravity Research (TGR) in association with Garage Productions. will explore the delicate relationship between people, time, and place, showcasing surfing icons from different generations in diverse locations around the world. The film will premiere May 4th in New York City followed by a world tour. a film by Taylor Steele,
Kai Lenny posted this video to his Facebook yesterday saying, "I recently injured my ankle severely while windsurfing a few weeks ago and have been frothing to get back in the water. So I put my energy into making myself a Hydrofoiling Bodyboard, also known as the Boogie Foil!" And... people were psyched.