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Youth – Tom Caen

California dreams and sweet, sweet wedges.Above: Arguably the nicest wedges we've ran in the mag in 2014. Photo: Chris AllenThe first Youth rider...

The Mark ‘Stork’ Thompson Interview

Photographer Mark "Stork" Thompson sheds some light on his recent work behind the lens. Mark 'Stork' Thompson is a name that has kept popping...

The Caleb Graham Interview

Have you seen the trailer for the new Parkway Drive DVD? Meet the mastermind behind it all, Caleb Graham.Can you give us a little...

Youth – Marshall Watson

We chat with #196 Youth Marshall Watson with some bonus images from the South Oz's local wedge. Hi Marshall, thanks for taking the time...

Michelle Rozzen Interview

If you're interested to know what kind of gig you could get as a physio, see what we wrangled out of the IBA's...

Youth – Cameron Green

The Green Machine talks life and Tassie bodyboarding.Above: Cam and the shot that made the print pages - last rites at Shipsterns. Photo:...

Youth – Hiro Bernede

Oh to be a youngster in Tahiti!Above: That water! Hiro in a crystal-clear grinder near his home. Photo: Chris AllenIt's Youth time again...

Youth – Elliot Williams

We get to know the Kingscliff native.Those of you who have laid eyes on Riptide #195 may recall that the explosive reverse above...

Youth – James Page

Meet the Phillip Island young'n.If you've cast eyes on Riptide #195, there's a good chance you'll remember this Youth shot of James Page's...

Youth – Oscar Garcia

From Spain to Australia, Oscar is briging the good vibes.Above: Oscar inverts, as seen in Riptide printed paper (197). Photo: Yago LlanezaOscar is...

CORE Podcast – Manny Vargas

Joshua Burguete-Kirkman sits down with Manny Vargas for the 5th Episode of The CORE Podcast.  

Youth – Nathan Spruce

Profiling the sport's next gen - this week, the Spruce Moose!All photos: Ben Bettridge.Riptide aficionados will be familiar with the 'Youth' section in...

Flicking The Switch

The World Titles? I’ll always wonder why it couldn’t happen. I beat Guilherme [Tamega] at certain events, but coming second to him for those two years I was still happy because he was a true champ. It was still hard coming so close though.

Moving Mountains

When 19-year-old Sunshine Coaster Lachlan Cramsie (above) woke up on a still May Sunday he had no inkling it’d be the day he’d catch...

Wild Hogs

A surfing video was released online last year featuring big-wave chargers Ian Walsh and Grant “Twiggy” Baker’s “attempt to make history” in remote Western South...

Lessons In The West

Three sun-kissed twenty-somethings and a fairer-skinned 18-year-old are rambling down a dusty highway in a nondescript station wagon. The driver can barely see out...

The Rivalry

MEMBER EXCLUSIVE: When Riptide received word that both Stewart and Tamega would be spending two weeks with each other in remote Sumatra - for the first time ever - we jumped at the opportunity to get these two living legends, and longtime rivals, together in the same room.

Fire & Ice

This trip came about several months before we actually left. Brandon Nasr and Omid Moraveji invited me to go on a trip with them...

Wingnut

“I felt like I had two personalities,” Wingnut said. “On one side there was the ‘Wingnut’ that was a bit of a party boy and a bit of a nutter. Then there was the normal Adam that only my friends knew me as. I was getting depressed and down on myself. It wasn’t until I was diagnosed that it started to make sense."

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