805 Surf News

Game On for Rincon Classic

The 31st annual surf contest will be held this weekend. Read story.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

The World in the Curl

Peter Westwick and Peter Neushul offer an exhilarating trip through surfing’s history, from tourist attraction to multibillion-dollar lifestyle industry. Read story.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

The World in the Curl

Chaucer’s celebrates The World in the Curl: An Unconventional History of Surfing with a book-signing. Read story.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Bohemia at the Beach

The Funk Zone readies to get weird on the longest day of the year. Read story.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Stripped-Down Stoke

In the past five years, the sport has become a trendy, regularly showcased wave-riding pursuit. Read story.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Ocean Divas Surf to Inspire

A growing group of middle-aged women is learning to love waves with Surf Happens. Read story.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Board Shapers

Isla Vista’s The First Floor creates handcrafted surfboards. Read story.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Peterson Takes Third in Australian Surf Contest

Montecito teenager Lakey Peterson took home third place last week at the Rip Curl Women's Pro Bells Beach surf contest in Australia. Read story.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Rincon Classic Is Surfers' Paradise

Boelsterli and Coffin among big winners at 30th annual surf showdown. Read story.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

From Zero to 100 with Lakey Peterson

The Montecito-grown surfing star is profiled in a new film that premieres this Sunday at the Lobero Theatre. Read story.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Rincon Classic Still a No-Go

Annual surf competition remains in holding pattern. Read story.

Friday, February 1, 2013

Rincon Classic Still Holding

Annual surf contest not running this weekend. Read story.

Friday, January 25, 2013

Rincon Classic Not Running This Weekend

Annual surf contest remains on call for next weekend and beyond. Read story.

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Surf in the Rincon Classic for Free

Enter to win two free contestant spots for this year's contest by telling us what Rincon means to you. Read story.

Friday, January 4, 2013

The Friction of Evolution

Catching up with author/surfer/boat builder Christian Beamish. Read story.

Thursday, November 15, 2012
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