Eleven years after losing her left arm during a shark attack, Bethany Hamilton, the inspirational 24-year-old surfer won the Surf-N-Sea Pipeline Women's Pro, one of the crown jewels in the world of women's surfing.The Kauai-born Hamilton — also known as the Soul Surfer — topped two Hawaiian surfers and a competitor from Japan in the final round for the title.For Hamilton...
No. 14: Kelly Slater
Kelly Slater is one of the world’s best and most popular surfers, and an 11-time ASP World Tour champion. In his time not spent surfing, Slater loves to golf and play the guitar, and he is a very powerful spokesperson for suicide prevention awareness. He finds himself as our 14th-hottest male in sports for 2013.
Next On The Hot 100: AJ McCarron >>>...
Brazilian surfer Carlos Burle road a storm surge off the coast of Nazare, Portugal on Monday that may have been the largest wave ever surfed. According to Deadspin, early reports have estimated that the wave was somewhere in the range of 100 feet high. If that’s the case, Garrett McNamara’s record of riding a 78-foot […]
#tbt at the @azuniatequila party with @azuniajim having a good time
Director - Sam George
Length - 117 minutes without commercials
Installment - #52 in 30 for 30/ESPN Films series
Most Similar To - Without Bias, Benji, Into The Wind
Grade - Middle 20 of 30 for 30 docs
Review - I’ve been eagerly awaiting the return of 30 For 30 for quite some time. The first documentary in the new slate of films is Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie...
Stephanie Gilmore has cemented herself as a dominant force in the surfing world and continues to make waves as the sport’s leading female star. At just 25 years of age, her list of accomplishments is endless. She is a 5x ASP World Champion and 2010 Laureus World Sports Award winner, just a small taste of her success. Her landmark achievements continue to pave the way for future...
If there remains an unfortunate segment of the blogosphere-perusing population that has yet to ever hear (or more fittingly, see) professional surfer Anastasia Ashley, that likely won’t last much longer now that a video has surfaced of her seductive warm-up routine that involves a wondrous display of twerking. Much like Australian hurdler Michelle Jenneke catapulted […]The post...
Derek Rabelo was born blind. Though this would have disheartened many people, Derek had a different perspective on the ordeal. He wouldn’t allow the disability to stop him from pursuing his dreams. His father was a surfer, so naturally Derek wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps.
As reported by Surfer Today, Rabelo now has a documentary called “Beyond Sight” that follows...
STATELINE, Nev. Golf and surfing couldn't be more yin and yang, but for surfer Kelly Slater, it's a perfect blend that gives way to the zen that one hopes to achieve when playing sports.
Slater played his second American Century celebrity golf tournament at Edgewood Golf Club in South Lake Tahoe this week and has been a regular on the celebrity circuit in recent years....
STATELINE, Nev. Golf and surfing couldn't be more yin and yang but for surfer Kelly Slater, it's a perfect blend that gives way to the zen that one hopes to achieve when playing sports.
Slater played his second American Century celebrity golf tournament at Edgewood Golf Club in South Lake Tahoe this week and has been a regular on the celebrity circuit in recent years. It...
If you saw the ESPN Magazine Body Issue, I’m sure you noticed the YOWZA picture of four time world surfing champion Stephanie Gilmore. In case you missed it, I included it here after the jump. You can thank me later. The 23 year old, 5’10″ 147 pound native New South Wales, Australia is um, kind of accomplished in her sport.
And um, kind of attractive.
Wow! huh? But we have...
#TBT my first time ever going spear fishing. back when I used to spend a couple months every year on Tavarua surfing, getting sunburned and eating fish with @brandonlillard @saxboucher @hungrywalrus_ @lopezzz579 @junxjo @kimi_and_li_bikini @kaeo_dechape and Jon Roseman. #safetymeeting #boatmanlife #dirtywest #bure69
Lee-Ann Curren was born into a family of surfers. Though she’s the daughter of 3x ASP World Champion, Tom Curren, she’s developed a style and skill set all her own. Lee-Ann started competing relatively late, but the Biarritz native and Roxy brand ambassador has established herself as a rising star in European surfing. She’s already achieved success, having been crowned both...
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#warping frothy one in Tahiti shot by @fred_pompermayer
Kelly Slater is without a doubt the greatest surfer on the planet, and perhaps the greatest to ever live. So it comes as no surprise that he would want to open a water park based solely around every surfer’s dream — riding an endless perfect wave.
The Kelly Slater Wave Company is a project that Slater started several years ago in hopes to create a surf destination that provides...
Check this one I shot of my friend, in Tahiti with my @gopro how’s my form?
RIP in backscratch Heaven, Levi. Good dog.
Lived a beach life. For Branden and Val.
It’s taken awhile but the Karate lessons are really starting to pay off.
Mick takes the cake at the Billabong Pro in Teahupo’o Tahiti! You gotta see Mick’s winning wave, it was a beast!
From Press Release
The Victoria Generals have added Victoria native Jeremy Flores to the pitching staff for the 2012 Texas Collegiate League season which begins on June 1.
Flores is currently finishing his junior year at Texas A&M University – Kingsville where he is 1-0 on the season with a 3.32 ERA. The left-hander has made a team-leading 18 appearances with 15 strikeouts...