Andrew Lewis

Andrew Lewis

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From Alaska to Mexico. The Hard Way.

Twin brothers Ryan and Casey Higginbotham planned to paddle from Alaska to the U.S.-Mexico border, but when they got there, they decided to keep going.

Andrew Lewis
Jan 21, 2019

2018 Is Pro Surfing's Year of the Woman

This year has been groundbreaking for women's surfing. So it was only fitting that 2018 would culminate with Gilmore being crowned world champion.

Andrew Lewis
Nov 28, 2018

'Andy Irons: Kissed by God' Is Both Honest and Flawed

Drug use is omnipresent in professional surfing, an inconvenient truth that the multibillion-dollar surf industry—from journalists, to sponsors, to marquis athletes—has worked with Weinsteinian verve...

Andrew Lewis
May 10, 2018

The Surfer Who Swapped Waves for Humanitarian Aid

Jon Rose’s organization now raises an average of $2 million annually—not only to respond to natural disasters, but also to help people in regions where access to clean water is difficult.

Andrew Lewis
Mar 6, 2018

So Long, Pipe Masters?

Beginning in 2019, the Pipe Masters' place as the Decider will be no more.

Andrew Lewis
Feb 21, 2018

Is El Niño Over? Not By a Long Shot

Surfers, hikers, skiers, and just about everyone else in the West will continue to feel the effects of the Pacific weather event this year

Andrew Lewis
Apr 27, 2016