Surfing Hawaii – A Short History

A few old images of surfer history from Capt.James Cook’s 1776 expedition to modern day surfing’s competitions at Pipeline and Waimea Bay. Plus two wahine world surfing champions. Featured also are Don Blanding’s drawings of Waikiki surfers from yesteryear. Music by the Hungry March Band. Photography © Kevin W. Smith

GoPro HD Sunny Garcia surfing Sunset Beach Hawaii

This is 2000 World Champion surfer sunny Garcia surfing Sunset Beach Hawaii, where he has won the Triple Crown of Surfing. He is surfig with a GoPro HD on his surfboard. If you want to see more surfers using GoPro cameras please subscribe to my Hodgson Hawaii YouTube channel. Thanks…Pete

Jesse Billauer surfing Honolulu Hawaii

This is surfer Jessie Billauer having a great surf session with friends in Honolulu Hawaii. For more of Jesse’s exploits and his cause check out

Mason Ho Goes Surfing In North Shore | Made in Hawaii – Part 1

Surfer Mason Ho travels to Oahu’s North Shore in Hawaii to go surfing and have fun. ► Watch Volcom Pipe Pro 2018 in Red Bull Signature Series: ► Watch No Contest playlist on the Red Bull Surfing YouTube Channel: Surfing is meant to be fun. It’s supposed to be a healthy way to chew away… Continue reading Mason Ho Goes Surfing In North Shore | Made in Hawaii – Part 1

Surfing Big Haleiwa Hawaii

25-35ft. forecasted for North Shore from the second big North Pacific winter storm.Peaking in evening but remaining 12′-18′ for the start of the Reef Hawaiian Pro at Haleiwa next day. Nat Young 2:08 and friends perform at Haleiwa Ali’i Beach Park as the swell increased Tuesday morning 11/11/14.Photography © Kevin W. Smith Music P.O.D. –… Continue reading Surfing Big Haleiwa Hawaii

Surfing's Ultimate Spectacle At Hawaii's North Shore | No Contest

► Watch The Previous No Contest Episode Here: Mind your manners, pack your biggest boards and book a ticket to the Pacific, because here comes the Hawaiian instalment of No Contest. Surfing’s spiritual home has a ferocious reputation built as much on mythology as on heavy water, so for our final episode of No Contest… Continue reading Surfing's Ultimate Spectacle At Hawaii's North Shore | No Contest

HAWAII | Surfing 101 on Waikiki Beach

Produced by Jim Albritton | Honolulu’s Waikiki Beach is one of the best places in the world to learn to surf. Each year thousands of people ride their first wave at the world-famous beach that plays host to surf schools, countless board rentals and soft, rolling waves. And many are surprised at how easy it… Continue reading HAWAII | Surfing 101 on Waikiki Beach

The Beautiful Chaos of Surfing Pipeline

Pipeline is the Yankee Stadium, center court at Wimbledon, and the Melbourne Cricket Ground of surfing. Surfers grow up on the myths of the hallowed reef break, and magazines write biblical lines in its honor while young surfers read them more fastidiously than their school books. In this video, some of surfing’s finest discuss their… Continue reading The Beautiful Chaos of Surfing Pipeline