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Riptide 2013 Dropkneer of the Year

And the nominees are...Here are the top five nominees for Riptide Magazineโ€™s 2013 Dropkneer of the Year award (in no particular order) as...

Antonio Cardoso re-signs with ONDA Wetsuits

The helmet wearing shredder keeps it local  Fresh from picking up a new sponsor in MEO Telecommunications and releasing his VOLTA webseries (check out...

Bodyboarder who nearly drowned at Pipeline slapped with massive medical bill

When New Jersey bodyboarder Dylan McGinn dropped in to a heavy closeout barrel at Pipeline last week, little did he know it would change...

Superstars of bodyboarding to compete at 2015 Shark Island Challenge

The OpenLive Shark Island Challenge presented by BOKA Green Energy is set to kick off again in 2015 with the event window opening from...

Rip the Pit (again)

Welcome to the remake of everyone's favourite bodyboarding/dancing/singing train wreck.Well, it was bound to happen at some point. Europe's Sniper Bodyboards have gone...

“I shouldn’t be alive”

A North Coast NSW bodyboarder has survived a 20-metre cliff fall!Above: Gulmarrad teen Dalton Baker fell from 20-metre cliff while checking the surf...

6Months WA & VIC Prems Announced

Just in: There will be premieres for 6Months in both VIC and WA this Saturday - so get along! Saturday, 31st March Arts Margaret...

Back to basics

An interview and gallery with photographer, publisher and life hacker, Russ Quinn.Above: Ben Player getting busy at a South Coast, NSW wedge. All...

Sharks, tubes and spearguns

Another shark attack in Western Australia on Tuesday rocketed the stateโ€™s coast into the headlines yet again. It came six weeks after a 24-year-old surfer was...

The 7 best Gold Coast bodyboarders ever

According to Goldy wunderkind, Tom Rigby.Above: Riggaz has come a long way from the Goldy beachies he was weaned on. Lunas, 2014. Photo:...

Coming of Age

Lachlan Cramsie on being Aussie Champ, becoming a World Tour rider and looking like a "pussy".Above: Contrary to Cramsie's fears his footage logged...

“I’m happy I’m alive”

Kalani Lattanzi talks us through the biggest wave ever paddled on a bodyboardBodyboarding and surfing social media feeds went into overdrive earlier this...
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Ben Player gets behind Sydney Bodyboard Club in 2016

Ever wanted to have a world champion give you personal tips and training while you shred the waves with your mates? Well you can do...

Lilly Pollard to make a comeback

After a broken neck and back, the world number one is heading to Chile!Above: Lilly on the Central Coast, 2013. Photo: Alex GibsonIt...

BSC Turns 15!

This year marks the 15th anniversary of Bodyboarder's Surf Co! To celebrate they are having a crazy sale online and instore!Make sure you...

Rest In Peace David

One of the biggest memorial paddleouts in South Africa's history was held yesterday to remember bodyboarder David Lilienfield. "Moisture-bound air muffled the soft sounds of...

Female bodyboarders wanted for final round of ABA Pro Tour event

ABA Tour organisers have put the call out for more bodyboarding ladiesIf you are a women's bodyboarder and think you have skills to...

Pipe OUT! Teahupo’o and Shark Island IN!

The APB World Tour releases its tentative 2015 schedule with plenty of change afoot.Above: Tahurai Henry and the wave that mangled the man's...

Who are Death Sleds?

Introducing the latest in a long line of boogie-tinged tunes.Above: Meet Death Sleds. Photo: Cameron StauntonWhen we heard young Cronulla charger Sam Strachan...

Riptide 2014 Women’s Bodyboarder of the Year

Your top five nominees!The votes have been counted, top 5 and 10 lists collated and videos jammed out - it's time to start...

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