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Hawaii Surfing

Be Amazed As Surfer Slays Maui's Monster Wave

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 11.18.2014 | Sports

Hawaii's famous surf season just started, but one daring surfing legend may have already won it. On Nov. 12, the remnants of Typhoon Nuri sent a c...

Surfer Repeatedly Punches Shark, Stops It From Dragging Friend Out To Sea

AP | Posted 11.05.2014 | Green

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) - A Hawaii woman escaped a tiger shark attack with only some injuries to her fingers and hand after her friend punched the an...

#AlohaHuffPost Roundup: Winter Is Coming

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 11.02.2014 | Hawaii

Alright, we know what you’re thinking: "You're in Hawaii. Winter is not coming." The weather is pretty beautiful year-round, we'll give you that, bu...

Riding the Wave of Great Real Estate

Heather Arias de Cordoba | Posted 05.19.2014 | Hawaii
Heather Arias de Cordoba

Besides the fast barrels and finest breaks, what is it about a surf neighborhood that makes it great? It's the summation of lifestyle, local charm, adventure and investment.

Spirituality and Surfing

Reverend Dr. Malcolm Clemens Young | Posted 04.01.2014 | Religion
Reverend Dr. Malcolm Clemens Young

In the ocean and life, we more often fail to launch ourselves because of our ideas about perfection than anything else. You think maybe the next wave will be better and let the current one pass you by.

Perfect Pipe Conditions Make For Epic Surf Photos

Posted 08.04.2014 | Sports

Forget the president. All anyone in Hawaii cared about this past weekend was the massive swell on the North Shore and the perfect Pipe conditions. Bel...

The Most Dangerous Sports Competition In The World Might Also Be The Most Selfless

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Aoun | Posted 08.04.2014 | Sports

“Eddie Would Go.” It’s a phrase you’re sure to see or hear not long after arriving in Hawaii and, for many, it’s a creed by which to liv...

The 10 Most Influential Surfers of All Time

Alexander Haro | Posted 02.01.2014 | Sports
Alexander Haro

While estimates of the number of surfers world wide vary wildly, there are a select few that, for one reason or another, have left an indelible mark on surfing. From the Duke to Gidget, this is a list of a 10 of surfing's most influential people.

It's Almost Winter In Hawaii -- You Know What That Means!

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel

Every state has its thing. Colorado has skiing, Texas has rodeos, and Hawaii has surfing. And trust us, when the surf is up... Oh, it's onnnnn. Ear...

America's 10 Best Surfing Universities

Reid Levin | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Reid Levin

There is one vital factor to consider when applying to spend the rest of your teens with thousands of strangers somewhere (possibly) far, far away from home: How's the surf? Thank me later, because all those applications would've cost you a pretty penny. Hopefully you get into your dream break... er, school.

Surfer Reunites With Woman Who Saved His Life

Posted 07.30.2014 | Good News

Nineteen-year-old Kai Lapschies would not be alive today if it had not been for Kelly Patrick, who he met for the first time yesterday. Lapschies w...

Authoritative Encyclopedia Of Surfing Online Is Finally Launching

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Aoun | Posted 07.28.2014 | Sports

An authoritative, multi-thousand-entry Encyclopedia of Surfing Online will launch on Monday, Sept. 30, and it’s going to be “off-the-chart awesome...

Experience The Serenity Of Surfing With This Beautiful Ride (VIDEO)

Posted 07.28.2014 | Travel

Think surfing's not for you because of the intimidating big waves, action-packed adrenaline, and terrifying wipe-outs? This video will change your min...

PHOTOS: Waves Come Early On Oahu's North Shore

Posted 07.28.2014 | Travel

Oahu's North Shore enjoyed an early swell this week, with head high and overhead (and the occasional well-overhead) waves. It was a welcome taste of w...

Why You Should Incorporate This Surfer Slang Into Your Land-Locked Life

The Huffington Post | Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 07.28.2014 | Travel

Sorry, braddah. Surfers are the coolest and you'll probably never be one. But don't let that one tiny obstacle stop you from being a major barney and ...

These Child Surf Prodigies Riding The Waves Are Totally Adorable

The Huffington Post | Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 07.28.2014 | Travel

Whether they're riding waves all on their own ("Look ma, no hands!"), getting an extra push from dad or are just practicing their pop up on the sand, ...

Surfer Selfies Put Your Bathroom Selfies To Shame

Posted 07.28.2014 | Travel

There's a new trend in town and it makes "kissy faces" and "bathroom selfies" look like amateur hour. Surfers are using GoPros and water-proof iPhone ...

PHOTOS: Surfers Owning Hawaii's Most Dangerous Wave

The Huffington Post | Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 09.19.2013 | Sports

Situated on Maui's north shore, Peahi -- also lovingly called "Jaws" -- has been named among the most dangerous waves in the world. "Of all the bi...

17 Of The Most Epic Surfing Wipeouts

The Huffington Post | Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 09.04.2013 | Sports

Though we don't even want to think about the skin-stinging collision of these bodies and water, that split second where they're soaring above the surf...

Bidding Aloha To Famous North Shore Surfing Dog

Posted 09.13.2013 | Green

We all know that dogs are man's best friend, but Pulu, a Pit-Lab mix, was "crazy loyal" according to owner and pro-surfer Rocky Canon. Pulu never left...

Insider Hawaii: Suit Up and Drop in for a Dose of Traditional Hawaiian Ocean Paddling

Stacie Krajchir | Posted 08.06.2011 | Travel
Stacie Krajchir

Hawaiian culture is deeply rooted and linked to the ocean's demands and it's no surprise this ancient mastery of navigation, canoe construction and adventure is being revived more than ever before.

Surfers Catch Huge Waves In Hawaii (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Apparently Shane Dorian and Mark Healey are not the only ones caught on tape riding a monster wave in Hawaii last December. A commenter shared another...