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Mavericks Surf Contest

Surfers Ride Moving Mountains At Mavericks Big-Wave Surf Contest

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 02.12.2016 | Sports

The size and power of the waves breaking for the 2016 Titans of Mavericks big-wave surfing contest should have kept everyone safely on land during Fri...

WATCH: This Is Why We Don't Surf

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.29.2014 | Sports

There's no shortage of terrifying things in the ocean. If it wasn't on your list already, it's time to add "getting tossed by big waves." As eviden...

PHOTOS: Mavericks Is Back!

Hannah Bricker | Posted 01.17.2013 | San Francisco

Mavericks Invitational is catching a second wave. After a two year hiatus, the legendary surf contest is scheduled to return to Half Moon Bay this...

Inside Mavericks Surf's Biggest Controversy

sf mag logo | Posted 02.20.2013 | San Francisco

This story comes to us courtesy of San Francisco magazine. By Jaimal Yogis ON ONE OF THOSE BALMY DAYS LAST NOVEMBER, standing on the dunes that ...

Will Mavericks Be Bigger Than Ever This Year?

The Santa Cruz Sentinel | Julie Jag | Posted 01.10.2013 | San Francisco

PRINCETON-BY-THE-SEA -- Only a couple TV crews set up shop at Maverick's Beach on Friday, and no boats could be seen hovering by the big wave break. A...

Mavericks: Coming Soon To The Big Screen

San Jose Mercury News | Mark Conley | Posted 12.26.2012 | San Francisco

PETER MEL -- big-wave surfer, actor, movie consultant -- stood outside the Santa Cruz premiere of "Chasing Mavericks" wearing the look of a proud big ...

PHOTOS: The Bay Area's Biggest Surf Contest Now Open For Business

Carly Schwartz | Posted 01.04.2012 | San Francisco

Cowabunga, dudes! The biggest, most exclusive surfing event in the Bay Area -- and arguably America -- has officially opened its contest window. ...

Will Mavericks Happen This Year?

Half Moon Bay Patch | Kristine WongEmail the Author | Posted 01.31.2012 | San Francisco

Originally planned to run from Dec. 1 until Feb. 28, the window for Half Moon Bay's highly anticipated Mavericks surfing contest will be postponed unt...

Another Major Shakeup For The Mavericks Surfing Contest

Half Moon Bay Patch | Kristine Wong | Posted 11.21.2011 | San Francisco

In advance of the 2011-2012 Mavericks surf season, a newly-unified group of surfers organizing this year's contest announced today that Jeff Clark wou...

The Westsiders: The Beauty and Pain in the Famous Santa Cruz Surf Scene

Tony Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Tony Newman

The Westsiders tracks the friendships of three surfers and how they pushed each other to become superstars. You ride the wave with them, and watch them rise, fall and again rise.

Mavericks Surf Contest: Waves Sweep Away Spectators

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

(AP) HALF MOON BAY, Calif. — Two huge waves swept away spectators watching a Northern California surfing contest Saturday morning, causing broken bo...