Surfing

 Brad Jacobson

Surfer Spotlight: Chasing Big Barrels With Matt Mohagen

Surfer Spotlight: Chasing Big Barrels With Matt Mohagen

By Brad Jacobson (Mad Video Lab) Surfer Spotlight. In this episode of “Surfer Spotlight” we present Matt Mohagen, big barrel hunter. Matty Mo!!! Matt charges big waves and rides them better than most. Watch him stand straight up in the barrel, acting like it’s his living room. Watching him surf is inspiring so sit back, […]

 Brad Jacobson

Surfing in the South Bay with Matt Pagan

Surfing in the South Bay with Matt Pagan

by Brad Jacobson Matt Pagan and I have chased swells across the South Bay region of Los Angeles for the past 6+ years. He’s an incredible surfer with one of those smiles that light up a room. I’ve never seen him get negative or act like he’s having a bad day. I’m sure he’s had […]

 Kevin Cody

Not all is at it appears during beach shutdown in Hermosa Beach

Not all is at it appears during beach shutdown in Hermosa Beach

Not all is at it appears in this photo of a Great Blue Heron and a perfect wave during the coronavirus beach shutdown in Hermosa Beach.

 Brad Jacobson

Noah Collins, One Of The Best Surfers in LA Both In and Out Of The Water

Noah Collins, One Of The Best Surfers in LA Both In and Out Of The Water

by Brad Jacobson (Mad Video Lab) This guy’s surfing absolutely rips! Noah Collins destroys waves on his backhand, carves with incredible style of his frontside, has a great aerial game and loves the barrels. But that’s not his best quality. This guy is a true joy to be around. Personality, stylish looks and contagious smile […]

 Easy Reader Staff

ES sports – Young Eagle Team holds own against Mustangs

ES sports – Young Eagle Team holds own against Mustangs

The El Segundo High surf made an aggressive, but ultimately unsuccessful attempt to upset league leading Mira Costa last Wednesday at 26th Street, Costa’s home break. El Segundo Junior Grayson Daley and Freshman Aolani Barreto led their team in points. Photos by Erik Albertson

 Kevin Cody

South Bay Boardriders/Jolo Surf Contest in Manhattan Beach challenges locals, takes out club president

South Bay Boardriders/Jolo Surf Contest in Manhattan Beach challenges locals, takes out club president

The South Bay Boardriders/Jolo Media surf contest last Saturday in El Porto began with a 6.7-foot, king high tide, pea soup fog and 4-foot shore pound.

 Brad Jacobson

Surfers in the South Bay rejoice over a pumping long January swell

Surfers in the South Bay rejoice over a pumping long January swell

The surf swell that hit the South Bay in late January brought an almost week long run of waves. This is the story of that swell in this episode of Swell Stories produced by Civic Couch. This swell had a combination of waves from bombing beach break closeout barrels to long shouldered waves perfect for […]

 Kevin Cody

Torrance Beach delivers for Dive N’ Surf/SB Boardriders contest

Torrance Beach delivers for Dive N’ Surf/SB Boardriders contest

Following a week of solid surf, the South Bay was forecast to go flat on Saturday, the day scheduled for the Dive N’ Surf/South Bay Boardriders Contest at Torrance Beach. So the contest was pushed back a day, and held Sunday. The decision paid off.