Johny Vieira is a surf teacher. But he does not just teach people how to surf, he also makes waves. He has made it his job to make the moments of joy we experience seeing […]
We all want to be happy and free from misery. Happiness is the generic-term of what people actually want from their lives when they wish for a house, being rich, a new car or the […]
Just recently we´ve introduced Laura Enevers Instagram Profile as a ‚must‘ follow in our #1tofollow – series. At the Maui Womens Pro we got a chance to talk to the Surfer who charges in so […]
Finally the sports decades-old legacy of sexism is slowly, but yet faster than ever crumbling into dust. Around 30 years ago women only accounted an estimated 3 to 5 percent of the surfing population as […]
Originally from South Africa, the WSL-Analyst Rosy Hodge has travelled the World as a former competitor and lived out of a suitcase from a young age. Now, she´s settled in San Clemente, California close to […]
After Alana Blanchard and Jack Freestone announced their pregnancy a while ago, now, there some more baby news in the surfing scene! In March next year, there´ll be another new member to the Big WSL-CT-Family: Julian […]
What to do on a stop over in a landlocked country? Surf a stationary wave and get served barrels of beer at the Oktoberfest. That´s what Mick Fanning, Jack Freestone, Mitch crews, Corey Wilson and […]
The definition of commitment by Adriano de Souza in todays conditions: Massive Barrels, Mindset and Medicine
It was a tough day at the Meo Ripcurl Pro in Portugal! Four times overhead on some of the sets, rips, double ups, whitewater, as high as a two-story building and the heaviest barrels Supertubos has seen at a competition in a long time. Not only Mick Fanning was absolutely knackered and therefore understandably tight-lipped after his heats. Also former World Champ Adriano de Souza struggled to survive!
"I almost drowned out there" - Adriano de Souza
Take a deep breath and be well aware of how lucky you were, that you did not „have to“ paddle out there. Here´s the definition of today´s commitment, put together in photos and some words of Adriano, Mick could not find.
All photos by @Janinereith
So Leonardo Fioravanti´s life just got even more glamorous. And that is because high fashion adores Surf! Nothing new to us. After Chanel´s Surfboard Designs, now Gucci got it´s hands on Italians most wanted surfer. […]
Bali, Indonesia – perfectly peeling, never ending Barrels! “That´s what surfing is all about”, Indonesian Tube riding Masters Garut Widiarta and Rizal Tandjung are taking us on a little journey deep into the barrel and […]