If you’re on the quest to be healthy, check out Surfing and Health, Doc Paskowitz’s insights on how to live a fit and flourishing life. At 90, Dorian “Doc” Paskowitz, is one of the oldest living legends of surfing. Renowned as an early pioneer of the sport, Paskowitz was a Stanford-educated physician who gave up practicing medicine for a living, and decided to become a professional surfer after he felt he was living a meaningless, fraudulent life.
Category Archives: Art
What do you do with your old surfboards? That’s a question Artist/Graphic Designer Chris Anderson wants to pose to the surfing community, himself included. Currently in the process, Anderson, who is finishing his honors year at the University of Wollongong, Australia, chose a project near to his heart: the disposal of surfboards. Continue reading
If you’re running out of summer books to read, check out Dogwild & Board, which just published July 30, 2011. Dogwild & Board is a collection of stories, interviews and musings that offer rare insights into the world of surfing and beyond. Author Cyrus Saatsaz, a surf journalist who writes for the San Francisco Chronicle and The Huffington Post, hosts a nationally syndicated action sports radio talk show called The Extreme Scene, and is the owner of San Francisco Surf Company, an eco-friendly surf shop/bookstore/art gallery, takes you around the world in his latest book, introducing many unique and exciting facets of surf and travel. Continue reading
We’ve culled through our collection of surfing films, and wanted to highlight a best seller and definitely a favorite: The Seedling by Thomas Campbell. It’s often dubbed as “longboarding at its best and one of the finest surf movies ever made.” Continue reading