Comments of the Week, Edition 8
It’s no secret that the comments beneath Stab articles are one of our lil’ operation’s most discussed commodities. We love the colour, the passion, the comedy. Many are bitchy. Some aren’t hating, just stating. Plenty bring the humour. Others are straight profound. We figured it was time to start highlighting some of our faves each week. […]
It’s no secret that the comments beneath Stab articles are one of our lil’ operation’s most discussed commodities. We love the colour, the passion, the comedy. Many are bitchy. Some aren’t hating, just stating. Plenty bring the humour. Others are straight profound.
We figured it was time to start highlighting some of our faves each week. RVCA, whose team certainly aren’t immune to the keyboard fury, have buddied up with us to wade through the chatter and uncover some rough diamonds. Here they are, uncensored, just the way we like, and the story from which they were scooped.
This week: Kelly’s mid-heat GoPro wave, Laurie Towner in Point Break 2, Jamie O’Brien at the Wedge, the 2014 Commentary team and more…
Fear And Loathing in Mainland Mex
Parker Coffin, Harry Roach, and the Roark crew embark on an authentic Oaxacan (surf) trip.
While Everyone Flocked To Tahiti, Kelly Stayed in Jbay
...And proceeded to rip the hell out of it on a "borrowed" 5-finned Tomo.
Can A GQ Cover Boy Take Out Teahupo’o?
Kauli Vaast is your incredibly handsome Tahiti trials winner.
Watch: Ramble On With Caity Simmers
An action-rich tour behind the scenes of her triumphant first voyage to Oz.
PSA: Surf Filmers Not Welcome In Nicaragua
Cameras and drones are being seized on arrival, Stab spoke with two recent visitors.
Inside The Alternative Surfboard Marketing Machine
Two of the biz's best — Matt Parker and Blake Peters — spill many beans.
The Tragic Parallels Between The Murder Of Ricardo Dos Santos & 8x World Jiu Jitsu Champion Leandro Lo
Two Brazilian sporting icons killed brazenly by off-duty police officers.
The Pick-Up, Vans US Open: In The Belly Of The Beast
Finger flips, shaping with Zion Wright, slurpees, Hawaiian takeovers, and the king of Surfline rewinds.
Albee Layer Discusses His Not-So-Budding Acting Career And The Upcoming Film “Sweet Adventure”
"Matt and Nora were tripping a little harder than I was just because they weren't…
How A Former CT Surfer Gets “Absolute Beginners” Barreled In A Matter Of Months
Luke Stedman elaborates on his Blackball surf programs.
Sweeter Than Stolen Honey
A versatile Haydenshapes x Dylan Graves HP (and soft board) tested in weird waves.
15-Year-Old Ladybird Erin Brooks Makes Final In All-Men’s Tuberiding Event
And Clay Marzo takes the dub.
Are We Looking At Reef Sculpting The Wrong Way?
The pros, cons, possibilities, and mechanisms of changing reefs to suit our surfing desires.