Growing up among the tall waves and schoolyard bullies of Hawaii.
A trip to the French island of Réunion to report on a bloody battle between surfers and sharks.
On surf legend Eddie Aikau and the complicated history of Hawaii.
Surfing San Francisco with a true believer.Part of our collection of stories on surfing for Slate.
The underground culture of big waves and wild times in 1961 Malibu, and the gang of teenage boys who worshiped at the feet of the beach’s dark prince, surfing legend and grifter Miki Dora.
In 1998, at age 45, Ken Bradshaw surfed the tallest wave in recorded history.