Penelope Strickland leading the pack in Fiji. She will be out to defend her world title this September. Image courtesy of ISA / Reed.

Medals on the Mind of Powerful New Zealand SUP and Paddleboard Team

Podium finishes and medals are on the minds of twelve athletes named in the New Zealand Team that will compete at the International Surfing Association (ISA) World...
Taylor Hutchison. Image courtesy of the ISA

Hutchison Bows Out of World Surfing Games, Kiwis Finish 14th

The New Zealand Team have finished fourteenth at the International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Games completed at Biarritz, France overnight after our final athlete was eliminated...
Taylor Hutchison. Image courtesy of Matt / NZ Surf Photography.

Threepeat for Hutchison as Vette Steps Up Big in Under 20s

Raglan surfer Taylor Hutchison made it three in a row at the Backdoor GromBash completed at Raglan today (Sunday 30th April) winning the Premier Under 20 Boys...
Billy Stairmand. Image courtesy of Cory / NZ Surfing Magazine.

Stairmand Snaps Quinn’s Run But Williams Gets Her Third

Hometown hero Billy Stairmand snapped Maz Quinn’s winning streak at the Rip Curl Pro presented by Galbraiths completed at Manu Bay Raglan today (Saturday 6th May) winning...
Billy Stairmand. Image courtesy of Cory / NZ Surfing Magazine.

Stairmand Tames Raw Swell Best

National Champion Billy Stairmand (Rag) took no time to show everyone how to tame unruly West Coast swells on Day 1 of the Rip Curl Pro presented...
Harrison Whiteside. Image courtesy of Jack Hawke.

Whiteside Trounces Opponents For Maiden NZ Surf Series Victory

Christchurch surfer Harrison Whiteside (21) has trounced his opponents in the final of the Open Men’s Division at the 2Degrees Men’s Canterbury Championships completed today (Monday 24th...
Taylor Hutchison. Image courtesy of Col / Surf2Surf.com.

2Degrees Men’s Canterbury Championships Marks Halfway Point of Competitive Year

The 2Degrees Men’s Canterbury Surfing Championships being held at Christchurch this weekend is the third of five events on the New Zealand Surf Series marking the half...
Luke Murphy. Image courtesy of www.photomarkstevenson.com.

Murphy and Shewry Win Titles at Corona South Island Championships

Dunedin’s Luke Murphy has claimed the coveted Open Men’s Division of the Corona South Island Championships held during Easter weekend. Murphy was joined by 13-year-old Ariana Shewry (Oakura)...
Zen Wallis. Image courtesy of Warren Hawke - www.surferswall.com

Wallis Trumps Defending Champion O’Neill at the Duke

Piha surfer Zen Wallis trumped longboard whiz and defending champion Luke O’Neill at the Ray White Duke Festival of Surfing held at New Brighton Beach over the...
Myka Black. Image courtesy of Warren Hawke.

Small Surf Launches Ray White Duke Festival of Surfing and Junior Divisions

Over two hundred and fifty surfers from all around the country were welcomed to Te Wai Pounamu for the Annual Ray White Duke Festival of Surfing which...

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