When you follow a big wave surfer down to Mexico to his favorite break you get what you came for: Big waves, Mexican hospitality, and a bunch of insane photos. Rusty Long and Jon Steele got the shots.: http://xgames.espn.go.com/surfing/gallery/9571418/rusty-long-puerto-escondido
Virginia Beach is for lovers, and home of the oldest surf contest in America. The East Coast Surfing Championships is the pride of the right coast, and our surf team was stoked to be there. Thanks to Coastal Edge, Vans, and all those really nice kids.
We got the Argentinian surfing firecracker to come down and skate our local ditch and then the bread bowl. Ornella rips in and out of the water, check it.
Eric Geiselman has been off a skateboard for months after recovering from a serious surfing injury which broke his eye socket. On his first trip back to the Bread Bowl he handles the transition like a pro... but don't forget, he's a pro surfer.
Video/Edit: Jon Steele
After years of punishment from relentless surf breaks all across the world, Erica Hosseini has regularly struggled with injury over the past few seasons. This year she is back and ready to shine!
Not only does he travel the world doing good, but he travels the world mastering some of the best surf breaks in the world. Surfing For Change spokesman and founder, Kyle Thiermann, finds a few man size barrels south of the border.
We love our surfers who can skateboard as well as surf, Eric Geiselman is one of the best cross-over guys around. Watch in this edit as he combines the two and skates the waves during a week at Lowers.
The 7th Annual Malibu Invitational last weekend went off in small sunny conditions. A good crew of Niners were on hand to represent but it was Kilian Garland that took 1st place and bragging rights. Congrats Kilgar!