Watch a surfer free-fall 40 feet in Hawaii’s spectacular El Nino-fueled waves

Even among surfers, who cavalierly refer to “monster waves,” what is happening to the surf in Hawaii is provoking newfound respect for the power of the sea. The waves are enormous and enormously violent, reaching 40 feet last week —

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Bethany Hamilton surfs Hawaii’s monster wave Jaws, 12 years after losing her arm in a shark attack

A Hawaiian surfer who lost her arm to a shark 12 years ago has been towed into “the biggest wave” of her life at the big wave spot known as Jaws. Just seven months after giving birth to her first

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Kelly Slater built a man-made wave that could change surfing forever (video)

The perfect manmade wave was often looked at as a myth — until Friday, when surfing legend Kelly Slater and his team of engineers released the results of a stunning project that has the surfing world going gaga. “This changes

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Surf Movie View From a Blue Moon Has Quite Possibly the Most Beautiful Trailer Ever

There’s something endlessly fascinating about surfing. Watching a human crest the top of a breaking wave and fall weightlessly across the face of charging water is beautiful—something about the grace and the power; something about the constant threat of danger

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