Youth

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 – Patrick Franklyn

Patrick is a 15 year old bodyboarder from Fremantle, WA. He is keen to take the sport as far as he possibly could, whilst...

5 minutes with Tawa Hura

Having been involved in bodyboarding since the 80's, Victorian veteran Josh Morgan has seen his fair share of groms. By his reckoning, rising star Tawa...

Youth – Blake Mckenzie

From Port Macquarie to the Gold Coast and beyond.Above: Blakey and a nice rev slice off the top on the Gold Coast. Or...
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2016 with Liam Newman

Port Macquarie grom Liam Newman might be a name to look out for. At just 14 years old, the youngster flips and spins his way...

Youth: Oden Malitz

In Riptide Issue #204 we featured a relatively unknown charger from the South Coast by the name of Oden Malitz who has been making...
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Youth – Jesse John Blair

It has been a loooooooong time between drinks for the Youth interviews at Riptide, and for that we apologise. Now, we don't want to make...

YOUTH – Slater Thompson

Slater Thompson is a 16 year old passionate bodyboarder, from Huntington Beach. Check out the waves he scores and big moves he pulls on his...

Youth – Zach Self

Age: 20 Lives: Bawley Point, NSW Sponsors: Board Lounge Congratulations on the Youth shot in #203. Was it your first time in Riptide?  Yeah, that was my first...
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Is Noah Symmans Australia’s Best Grom?

After the graduation of the "three amigos" (Blackwell, Humphries and Finnegan) into adulthood, the next crop of West Australian grommets are looking just as...

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...

Youth – Jake “Bones” Gibson

Charges heavy slabs? Check. Badass nickname? Check.Above: Bones and the shot that landed him in the Riptide Youth pages of issue 201. Beautiful...

Youth – Noah Symmans

Youth inductee #2 in Riptide's 201st issue is WA youngster Noah Symmans.Above: The shot of Noah that got a sweet, sweet print home....

Youth – Vaughan Hoekman

Victorian Vaughan's very vivacious ventures.Above: Vaughan and a very appealing beachbreak at home. From the pages of Riptide #198. Photo: Ed SloaneWe think...

Youth: Haig Bakhtiarian

New Jersery shredder Haig Bakhtiarian may be a name you have never heard before, but take note because the kid is racking up contest wins...

Youth – Cohen Thomas

Life in Van Diemen's Land.Above: Yeah shit can get pretty hectic in the deep south. Photo: Mathew Tildesley (from the print pages of...

Youth – Pat McDonald

Postman Pat and his black-and-white cat!Above: Pat got wings. Photo: Luka MansonThe latest wunderkind to spring from the Riptide print pages' Youth section...

Youth – Callum Di

The Sunshine Coast's Callum Di Bartolomeo is the latest in a long line of Riptide Youth stars.Above: Meet Callum. Callum likes pits. All...
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Matiaz Diaz Ripping At Home

Better late than never. Chiléan bodyboarder Matiaz Diaz hit our inbox some two weeks ago in something of a nonchalant fashion. Armed only with the modest request...

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...

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