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Slacklining Through the Waves of Nazaré

The massive waves of Nazaré, Portugal are famous for surfing—but one group of athletes has embraced a new way to engage with these waters

Aidan Williams
Apr 4, 2019

The Woman Who Rides Mountains

Sarah Gerhardt, the first woman to surf Maverick's, on her long path from homelessness to the top of a monster wave

Apr 17, 2018

Women (Finally!) Get a Big-Wave Heat at Mavericks

After a nearly two-decades-long fight, women will surf in the iconic event. It's about time officials recognized what these athletes have been doing for the past half century.

Kim Cross
Jan 29, 2018

Kai Lenny Is The Definition of Waterman

If our February feature of Kai Lenny hasn’t convinced you that he was born to be on, in, and above the water then this video from Hurley might.

Jan 22, 2018