Eddie Solt

SBBC Event #4 Presented by ET Surf: Warren Kushner Crushes the Competition [RECAP+ PICS]

SBBC Event #4 Presented by ET Surf:  Warren Kushner Crushes the Competition [RECAP+ PICS]

With the South Bay Boardrider’s contest season winding down, Event #4 presented by ET Surf brought out the surf stoked to 26th st. Manhattan Beach. The breakers ranged in the two to three foot range with occasional four foot set that were perfect for Open Mens and Masters winner Warren Kushner.

 Eddie Solt

Drop Zone LA: “Hotsauce of the Month”

Drop Zone LA: “Hotsauce of the Month”

“Hotsauce of the Month” is a new feature in Drop Zone LA covering the local hot babes.

 Eddie Solt

Walk of Fame: Dennis Jarvis Keeps Local Surf Culture Alive

Walk of Fame: Dennis Jarvis Keeps Local Surf Culture Alive

Part II of the Dennis Jarvis story chronicling his determination in the world of Surfing and the building of his brand, Spyder Surfboards.

 Mike Purpus

Pipeline: Prunauer credits Torrance neighbors for surfing inspiration

Pipeline: Prunauer credits Torrance neighbors for surfing inspiration

Andy Prunauer is a young local shaper who is making waves with his progressive designs, “Proper Surfboards.”

 Jeff Vincent

“Dirty Dose” Presented by Dirty Hippie Radio: My Drunken Haze

by Jeff Vincent/DirtyHippieRadio.com It’s been field tested again and again: throw on any number of records from anywhere in the world dated 1962-1977, and it’s clear as the night sky revealing stars behind a blue curtain that something was in the water. It was about the music. About experimentation, and fusing cultures and styles, inventing […]

 Eddie Solt

Legends of Surf Weekend

Legends of Surf Weekend

The Eighth Annual Spyder Surf Fest presented by Kinecta Federal Credit Union returns to Hermosa Beach during the Legends of Surf Weekend April 3-4. The Festival kicks off with the acclaimed comedy “Point Break Live” followed by the Surfers’ Walk of Fame Inductions, the LA Surf Awards, and live music and more.

 Kevin Cody

Hermosa Surfer’s Walk of Fame inductee Derek Levy embodies the surfing spirit

Hermosa Surfer’s Walk of Fame inductee Derek Levy embodies the surfing spirit

No one embodies the spirit of surfing more fully than Derek Levy, who will be inducted into the Hermosa Beach Surfer’s Walk of Fame this Saturday, April 4 at the Hermosa Beach pier.

 Eddie Solt

SBBC Event #3 Presented by Becker Surf Contest

SBBC Event #3 Presented by Becker Surf Contest

Groms, weather, slip and slide add to the stoke of South Bay Boardrider contest

 Eddie Solt

SBSSA Team Challenge High School Surf Contest

SBSSA Team Challenge High School Surf Contest

Mira Costa remains unbeaten as the surf team wins the SBSSA Team challenge held at the Hemosa Beach Pier last Saturday.

 Eddie Solt

SBBC Event #2 Presented by Dive N’ Surf [VIDEO+PICS]

Ryan Boyles of IfilmUsurf.com captures and edits a killer video of SBBC event #2 presented by Dive N Surf.

 Eddie Solt

SBBC Event #2 Surf Contest Presented by Dive N’ Surf

SBBC Event #2 Surf Contest Presented by Dive N’ Surf

With waves either being too big or completely flat postponing contests the entire season, the South Bay Boardriders Surf Club gets blessed with fun waves and perfect conditions. Competition was fierce with some major upsets through out the divisions.

 Eddie Solt

The DRIP: Episode 1, Mike Siordia [VIDEO]

“The Drip” is a new webisode series dedicated to showcasing local LA surfers from average joes to the pros. For episode one, we sat down to talk to local longboard star Mike Siordia on what really drives his surfing fancy.

 Eddie Solt

First Place Mira Costa Defeats Second Place Palos Verdes High in Close Surf Contest

First Place Mira Costa Defeats Second Place Palos Verdes High in Close Surf Contest

On Wednesday, February 25th, Mira Costa beat Palos Verdes in a close meet held at 26th Street in Manhattan Beach. Two to four feet waves were greeted by a brisk offshore wind for excellent conditions.

 Eddie Solt

RIP David “Big Wave Dave” Hamilton Elliott, Local Surfer

RIP David “Big Wave Dave” Hamilton Elliott, Local Surfer

Despite battling pancreatic cancer, lifelong surfer and local surf icon David “Big Wave Dave” Hamilton Elliot made the pilgrimage to the one place he’d always wanted to visit, the North Shore.

 Eddie Solt

High School Surf Contest: PV beats South & El Segundo squeaks by Peninsula [VIDEO+PHOTOS]

Palos Verdes High defeated South High and El Segundo High beat Peninsula High on Thursday, February 19th, in offshore conditions at Torrance Beach. The waves were in the three to five foot range and a little walled with the occasional corner.

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