After a dramatic competition, Billy Kemper managed to edge out Kai Lenny, Koa Rothman, Grant Baker, Albee Layer and Tyler Larronde to win WSL's 2018 Jaws Challenge. The annual event was postponed for a day due to dangerously large waves triggering concerns about the surfers' safety. After the waves shrunk enough for the event to continue, the competitors managed to put together some impressive rides. Check out highlights from the finals above.
Strange times require some creativity to stay stoked. With resorts closed, and heavy snow making backcountry riding too hazardous, surfing seemed like the best option for these Tahoe locals. Who even knew you could surf Tahoe? Turns out that during heavy snowstorms, there are some secret beach breaks out on the Lake! RELATED: Stay STOKED – TGR’s Guide To The Best ContentThe boys scored epic waves surfing on Lake Tahoe today!! Although all the resorts are shit down, we can still find a way to
If there’s someone who really knows how to have a good time at the beach, it’s probably pro surfer and Youtube personality Jamie O’Brien. While some of the stunts might be a bit questionable, this one looks pretty damn fun for when we can all get back together like normal. That is, once we have this whole COVID-19 social distancing thing behind us. For now, stay put, and don’t congregate on the beach. RELATED: Stephane Gilmore Wants to Teach You How To Surf JOB brought together a bunch of
Surfing can feel like a nuanced and intimidating sport. But if you’ve got a teacher like Stephanie Gilmore, you’re in good hands. It’s hard not to have a girl crush on the seven-time world champion and all-around queen of style. Her segment with Dave Rastovich in is still one of our all-time favorites. RELATED: Watch Stephanie Gilmore in TGR’s ‘Proximity’ So, we’ll take any opportunity to surf more like her. Lesson one starts with the tools of the trade: How to find the right board for you.