by Morgan Sliff I took a few tumbles on my skateboard last night, but as soon as I ran into the sea with my longboard early this morning, I felt alive, my clumsy land-self melting away and mermaid Morgan taking over. The exhilarating feeling of hopping into the ocean and pushing over the incoming waves […]
Yesterday the universe was telling me that I needed to ride my magic blue board somewhere beautiful – specifically, at an illusive spot in Palos Verdes. All within a few hours of each other, Mike Siordia told me I should be surfing there more, BumpSetSurf photographer Paul Roustan texted me about getting shots there, my […]
by Morgan Sliff A huge plus to surfing every day is not worrying about putting much effort into my morning attire. When I wake up and head straight to the beach, I’m definitely not thinking about matching a certain pair of sweatpants to my collection of oversized hoodies. Since I don’t start work until the […]
by Morgan Sliff Manhattan Beach, volleyball, sunshine, friends, laughs, pretending to be a rockstar, surf, skate, and dolphins. There is nothing more I could possibly ask for in a Sunday.
by Morgan Sliff My new favorite thing in the whole world is watching the sunrise. Sunsets are incredible, but sunrises are a beginning rather than an end. For years I wasn’t a morning person, didn’t get up early, didn’t surf, didn’t play, was always anxious….the list goes on. Throughout this journey I’ve seen some […]
by Morgan Sliff No matter how much my body is dragging or how bad I know the conditions are going to be, I’m excited to surf. Whatever you want to call it – passion, obsession, or stoke, I can always rely on the drive to pop out of bed and go spend some time with […]
by Morgan Sliff When I woke up to a 6:30 a.m. surf check call from Kris Hall, local hotdogger and spectacular surfer, I must’ve sounded much older than 25, my voice raspy from the previous night’s festivities of incredible local South Bay art (and free beer!!). I was delighted to find that my night-before self […]
by Morgan Sliff Be careful what you wish for. The last week I’ve been praying for surf, and today I got exactly that. The only drawback was I forgot to mention — with my serving of waves, please hold the wind. Because the extra breezy day today gave me quite a run for my […]