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World’s rarest fish survived California earthquake by riding out 10-foot waves

World’s rarest fish survived California earthquake by riding out 10-foot waves

The rarest fish on Earth swam for their lives when a powerful earthquake rattled Ridgecrestin California earlier this month. The magnitude 7.1 quake that split open the floor of the Mojave Desert on July 5 shook up life far beyond its epicentre. ...


Finally, PaddleAir has Australian distribution – paddle stronger, surf longer

Finally, PaddleAir has Australian distribution – paddle stronger, surf longer

Lifetime Californian surfer David Hilts has been perfecting his PaddleAir inflatable vests since 2004, and many a punter around the ...

Europe hottest ever, beaches packed . . . ocean “too warm”

Europe hottest ever, beaches packed . . . ocean “too warm”

From The Guardian UK: Here’s a summary of the day’s developments: *  Records were broken for the second day running, with Paris recording ...

Our 84th! That's A LOT of PLB subscriber's who've won a top-end longboard. And here's The Pilsner!

Our 84th! That's A LOT of PLB subscriber's who've won a top-end longboard. And here's The Pilsner!

From 9'1" to 9'8", the Pilsner model is the highest seller in the Fine Surfcraft by Andrew Warhurst range, and like all of ...

WSL news on the Duct Tape at Huntington at the US Open of Surfing

WSL news on the Duct Tape at Huntington at the US Open of Surfing

Conlogue and Igarashi return to defend their US Open Titles, the next generation of QS shortboarders in the spotlight at ...

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about sunscreens – or didn’t . . .

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about sunscreens – or didn’t . . .

“High-level exposure to phthalates, in particular, has been found to disrupt development of male genitals.” THE LATEST FROM THE BBC: Melanoma is one ...

New York Women’s Surf Film Festival – news & program

New York Women’s Surf Film Festival – news & program

Lava Girl Surf and Clif Bar is proud to present the 7thAnnual NY Women’s Surf Film Festival, a free, two ...

Updates on Drouyn’s Night at the Museum

Updates on Drouyn’s Night at the Museum

There’ll now be an exclusive Q&A legendary panel consisting of former Stubbies Classic winners, with Rabbit Bartholomew (1978), Peter Harris (1980) ...

LA County’s Bay Street Beach recognized as a “National Historic Place”

LA County’s Bay Street Beach recognized as a “National Historic Place”

Santa Monica Beach has been added to the National Register as a significant site of African American recreation, leisure, and ...

Tudor Duct Tape at Surf City  - full invitees list and money split

Tudor Duct Tape at Surf City - full invitees list and money split

The Vans Joel Tudor Duct Tape Invitational series returns to Huntington Beach as part of the Vans US Open of ...

Artifishal & Saving Martha screenings

Artifishal & Saving Martha screenings

Executive Producer Yvon Chouinard and Director/Producer Josh “Bones” Murphy made Artifishal - an 80 minute feature – the story of fish hatcheries ...

Drouyn on Drouyn!

Drouyn on Drouyn!

Peter Drouyn is one of the Gold Coast and Australia's greatest and most influential surfing champions, multiple Australian Title Holder ...

Victoria: Surfcoast Longboarder's annual Winter Classic – and they’re throwing down the gauntlet to you Queenslander and NSW wimps

Victoria: Surfcoast Longboarder's annual Winter Classic – and they’re throwing down the gauntlet to you Queenslander and NSW wimps

“I saw the video of Alexandra Headland's Winter Classic on the PLB news feed this week and had to laugh. They ...

Renny Yater & Joel Tudor for the 2019 Surfing Walk of Fame, Huntington Beach

Renny Yater & Joel Tudor for the 2019 Surfing Walk of Fame, Huntington Beach

Votes have been tallied and a fresh crop of legendary riders will once again be forever enshrined in surfing’s history ...

Help save the brilliant waves and surrounds of Punta Conejo – sign the petition here

Help save the brilliant waves and surrounds of Punta Conejo – sign the petition here

Punta Conejo, a renowned surf break along the coastline of Southern Oaxaca, could be destroyed by the construction of a ...

1948 – 2019. Vale Ronny Silcock, Australian larrikin legend surfer and artist

1948 – 2019. Vale Ronny Silcock, Australian larrikin legend surfer and artist

Much loved and admired by so many from all walks of life, Australian legendary surfer and gentleman Ronny Silcock died peacefully ...

PLB readers – our international Barz Optics winners!

PLB readers – our international Barz Optics winners!

While we have PLB magazine subscribers all over the world our 82 board winners over the years have all been ...

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