805 Surf News

Hiding in Plain Sight

Getting to know Chuck Ames, the greatest fin maker in the world. Read story.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Paddling with a Purpose

Chadd Konig raises awareness about hydraulic fracturing (aka “fracking”), a highly controversial oil-extraction technique, in a paddle from Santa Cruz to S.B. Read story.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Infinite Stoke

Seventh grader Jace Kennedy marked his full calendar year of daily surf missions on October 8. Read story.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

The Indy's Annual
Winter Surf Issue

Winter is coming and, with any luck, actual surf-worthy waves (i.e. skip work, get a neck tan line, and go to sleep sandy and stoked and with sore shoulders type of waves) shouldn't be far behind. Read story.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Save the Waves Pulls into the Arlington Theatre

Chris Malloy’s Groundswell gets its world premiere this Friday, November 2, at the Arlington. Read story.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Saying Goodbye to a Legend

Hundreds gather to celebrate life of Tom Sims. Read story.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Santa Barbarans Win Big at U.S. Open of Surfing

Lakey Peterson and Conner Coffin take top honors. Read story.

Monday, August 6, 2012

Ocean Adventures

Captain Liz Clark presents “Voyage to the Source,” a talk about the life lessons she learned during her some 18,000 miles of sailing around the world. Read story.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Saltwater Desires and the Power of Caring

Daughter of the Funk Zone eyes victory in international competition. Read story.

Friday, June 8, 2012

Lakey Takes on the World

Montecito teenager ranked among world's top 10 female surfers. Read story.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Lakey Peterson Proving She's One of the Best

Two events into the 2012 edition of the Association of Surfing Professionals Women's World Tour and there is little doubt that Montecito's Lakey Peterson is among the best female wave riders on the planet. Read story.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Enjoy the Trip

Surf scribe Michael Kew's rollicking and adventurous collection of stories about his far-flung surf-motivated travels is called Crossings. Read story.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

On Fire with Arson

Behind the scenes with Santa Barbara’s most visible surfer. Read story.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

The Dogs of Rincon

No trip to our fabled Queen of the Coast is possible without running into one or two furry and frothing locals patrolling the point. Read story.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Surf Vids Drop In on the Lobero Theatre

The annual short surf film competition takes over the Lobero on Saturday, March 10. Read story.

Thursday, March 8, 2012
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