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  • Voices for the Ocean

    Join Belinda Baggs, Liz Clark and Moona Whyte in Sumbawa and discover how their passion for surfing cultivated a deep connection with the ocean and a dedication to activism. The climate crisis affects us all; and for some of us, the ocean is where we find our voice.

The Point is Forever: Protecting the Legendary Punta de Lobos

On the best days—on any day, in fact—the view from the Mirador is about as beautiful as one could ever imagine. Past the stands of cactus in the foreground, you look out to the castle-like ramparts of the Morros, the swirling congregations of seabirds, and the long lines of swell marching in from the Pacific…

Patagonia
5 min Read
Not Your Average Surf Comp

Welcome to Ian Walsh’s Menehune Mayhem.

Gabriela Aoun
3 min Read
The Process and the Reward

Greg Long, Al Mackinnon and Pete Geall’s dusty search for uncrowded perfection at Location Redacted.

Pete Geall
6 min Read
Fire Up the Test Tank

There’s nothing more important than having waves a few minutes away.

Malcolm Johnson
3 min Read
The Fight For The Bight

While Australia burns, its government is greenlighting oil drilling in the unspoiled Great Australian Bight. But surfers and coastal communities are saying no—and uniting to keep Big Oil out.

Sean Doherty
10 min Read
Estado Salmonero

In a nation known for its massive resource extraction, salmon farming is now bigger than all of Chile’s industries except copper mining.

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A Conversation with Surfboard Designer Fletcher Chouinard

At Fletcher Chouinard Designs, the focus is on durable, high-performing equipment that lets you have fun no matter what the ocean is doing. There are never enough hours in a day for Fletcher Chouinard. As a surfer, shaper, kiteboarder and new father, he was really doing the dance. Then along came foilboarding, which has made…

Sean Doherty
5 min Read
Kimi Werner, Léa Brassy and Liz Clark: Sea Sisters

The Best Times Are About Friends, Not Perfection It had been four years since Liz Clark, Léa Brassy and I first spent time together, on a sailing trip through the Tuamotus. We knew we’d found something special from the moment we met, and we’ve stayed in touch ever since. We’re all very individual women and…

Kimi Werner
4 min Read
  • Lessons from Jeju

    Join Kimi Werner on her journey in Lessons from Jeju, where she learns about motherhood, culture, diving and providing from South Korea’s mothers of sea, the haenyeo.

Surf Ambassadors

Greg Long

Surfer, Activist, Teacher

Global Sport Activist
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Dave Rastovich

Surfer, Activist, Conservationist

Global Sport Activist
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Belinda Baggs

Surfer, Mother, Activist

Global Sport Activist
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Gerry Lopez

There are few images as iconic as Gerry calmly slotted on a perfect, eight-foot day at Pipeline. After redefining the art of tube riding on the North Shore of O’ahu, his focus turned to Indonesia, where he pioneered legendary spots like Uluwatu and G-Land. Now based in Oregon, he surfs, writes, shapes, and shreds powder days near his home in Bend.

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Ian Walsh

Mentor, Activist, Big Wave Surfer

Global Sport Activist
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Kimi Werner

Kimi grew up in tropical surroundings on Maui, where her father was a dedicated freediver. With a craving for the simple life, Kimi followed in her dad’s footsteps, winning a U.S. National Spearfishing Championship in 2008. She’s also an artist and accomplished chef. “The moment I took up freediving and spearfishing again,” she says, “I reconnected to the happiness of my childhood.”

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Ramón Navarro

Surfer, Father, Activist

Global Sport Activist
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  • Patagonia Action Works

    Protect Your Peaks

    Our waves are in a battle against greed-driven entities that care more for their bank accounts than the paddle out. The Protect Your Peaks campaign connects surfers with local environmental groups and movements. Good things happen when communities get together to defend what they love.

    Jarrah Lynch
  • Patagonia Action Works

    It’s the Same Ocean for All of Us

    Patagonia Action Works connects you to causes nearby. Find events, sign petitions and join the fight against big oil, unchecked development, pollution and more.

    Unblemished beauty is a rare, extraordinary thing. Let’s keep it intact.
    Alfredo Escobar
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