Ben Marcus

Ben Marcus



5 stories by our editors about near-death experiences and how they survived.

Mark Anders, Joe Spring, and Ben Marcus
Oct 8, 2013

Over His Head

A Pipeline prodigy makes—and rides—some very big waves

Ben Marcus
Mar 1, 2006

The Best North American Beginner Surf Spots

The best beaches for practicing your moves offer gentle waves and a no-pressure atmosphere. Here, over 20 of the best beginner breaks in the country to get your feet wet.

Ben Marcus
Jan 5, 2006