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A Surfer's Guide To The World Cup

Which national teams are like which pro surfers? Are Brazil as polarising in foot as they are in surf? Are Belgium ugly on the inside, as well?

How To: Duckdive Boards That Don't Duckdive

The thing with a big floaty board is, even the tiniest of whitewaters want to toss it back to terra firma. So, what gives?

Who Arted? | The Minimalist Wave

French graphic artist Alain Bourdon on hating dolphins, drawing women in a post #metoo era, and why he ties knots in his leash on purpose

Watch | The Island

Roby D'Amico finds high and lows in the North Atlantic

Best Environmentally Friendly Surf Gear | 2018

Boards, wetsuits, boardshorts built with a better tomorrow in mind

Surf Europe Podcast Episode 15 | The Return of Moan At Mondy

Paul & Ben are back with the latest episode of the pod, where Moan at Mondy makes a sensational return to the surf world's aural cavities

The 10 Best Surfboards For Small Summer Waves

Shorter, wider, high-performance shooters to keep your wave count and velocity high, but your flap/bog/sink factor low

The 9 Best Surfboards | 2018

This season's sharpest high-performance shred sticks

Are Vegans Taking over The World (Tour)?

Ho brah! You like beef? Too bad, asshole...

The 10 Best Boardshorts | 2018

Ten pairs of surf trunks for the pursuit of ultimate summer shred vibes  

The 10 Best Wetsuits | 2018

We test and review the very finest summer fullsuits in the universe this year

People of the Surf Europe 100

Meet the folk behind the guide to surfing's hottest products of 2018

Rob Vaughan Keel Fish Surfboard

Built for speed, oozing with nowtro

Maurice Cole Shiva Surfboard

Four plus one is the magic number

Norrona Unstad 4/3 Wetsuit

A super warm, eco 4/3 for where summer is a relative term

Vissla 7 Seas Tripper 3/2 Full Suit

Slaps the face whilst tickling the bum bum

Vissla 7 Seas 50/50 2/2 S/S Full Suit

Not all summer short arms were created equal

Skunkworks 7ft Surfboard

Eco-friendly, robust, glue-free softboards made in Northern Ireland

McTavish Diamond Sea Surfboard

Hull lotta love at first sight