Rising Grom 177

Published on October 29th, 2017 | by pacificmedia

There’s a lot to be said for getting an early start under experienced guidance when it comes to beginning to surf. Living near the ocean with consistent surf to develop in can be another massive enhancing ... Read More



Man versus Machine:

Published on October 27th, 2017 | by pacificmedia

Man versus Machine: The romance of the hand shape as opposed to the reality of progression. It’s safe to say that opinion is born of perspective. Whether that perspective is born from ignorance for example or from ... Read More



Cabin fever is spreading on Ponsonby Road

Published on April 7th, 2016 | by pacificmedia

It’s been quite some time since Ponsonby Road has had a core surf shop, but that has recently changed, with the arrival of environmentally responsible, Canadian made clothing and surf brand Sitka.   Sitka partnered up ... Read More


judging panel outside

Petition: End WSL judging “corruption”!

Published on October 2nd, 2015 | by pacificmedia

Petition: End WSL judging “corruption”! By Derek Rielly It used to be tough to be an activist. You’d helicopter yourself into Newfoundland or wherever, string yourself up next to a Russian ice-breaker as it attempted to ... Read More


Deep inside the Mentawais

Deep within the Mentawai’s with Maz Quinn.

Published on September 8th, 2015 | by pacificmedia

Our greatest surfer of all time Maz Quinn is currently sunning it up in the tropics helping out as a guide for Wavepark Mentawai Resort, which pretty much means Maz has to attend to all the ... Read More

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