Keanu Asing in Mexico… 2010

In 2010 Keanu Asing was 17 years old.  The Hawaiian surfer was sponsored by Billabong and competing in the juniors.  To help grow his experience, Billabong veteran Mike Parsons brought Keanu along on a surf camp trip to Mexico. While much has changed since this clip was filmed, the perfect waves and great surfing are […]

Seaside PE Class Waves Hello

There is something magical about surfing.  When you catch your first wave you remember it forever.  How many of us can say we caught our first wave in 1st grade? The lucky students at Jacksonville Florida’s Seaside Community Charter School can. As part of their physical education curriculum they spend 4 weeks each spring and […]

How Sick Were You

Surf forcasting has come a long way in a short period of time.  As much as I love tracking swells and knowing where and when to get the best waves, I’m happy I grew up in a generation where ‘checking the waves’ meant peeking over the dunes and freaking out! Nowadays wave forcasts dictate our […]

Atlantic Beach Kickstarter Project

ATLANTIC BEACH, FL — Ferris Bueller launched into cinematic history when he said: “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you might miss it.” Atlantic Beach resident Luke Thorpe is hoping to make a similar splash with a Web series he is developing, “Slow Down the Pace […]

Wave of Opportunity

Every year the Billabong Camps ‘Surf With A Pro’ program offers anybody (beginner or experienced surfers) the opportunity to travel and surf with some of Billabong’s top team riders.  The camps take place at perfect breaks all around the world. El Salvador is a favorite destination During these week long trips the campers simply live the […]

Worth The Wait

Good things happen in sets.  When I traveled to Selina Cruz Mexico in 2011 with Mike Parsons and the Billabong ‘Surf With A Pro’ program we scored some epic surf, discovered waves, and met new people. When you travel with Snips you are sure to be at the right place at the right time.  It […]