805 Surf News

Waves and Rockets

Ground-breaking e-book tells tale of a Santa Barbara surfer who seeks swell and truth in the Middle East. Read story.

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Surfing Safari

4th Annual Surf Video Contest comes to S.B. this weekend. Read story.

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Show Time at Bates Road

Sunny skies and solid swells for Rincon Classic. Read story.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Jeff White, 1938-2010

Surfers have a way of lavishing the word "legend" upon one another when an individual has performed well or achieved something noteworthy within the surfing community. Read story.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

“White Owl” Dies

A certifiable pillar of Santa Barbara's ocean-loving heritage, Jeff White passed away this week after a long battle with multiple sclerosis. Read story.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Surf Addict's Journal

Travers Adler chronicles the first few days of the season's swell. Read story.

Thursday, November 18, 2010


All aboard The Union Express, the train-cruising, wave-riding cinematic adventure. Read story.

Monday, May 31, 2010

Los Baños Pool Hosts SurfAid Fundraiser

Pro surfer Will Tant and U.S. swimmer Jessica Hardy among participants. Read story.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Rincon Surf Classic Results

After several weather-related false starts, the 27th Annual Rincon Classic surf contest was held last weekend with sunny skies and more than contestable shoulder- to occasional head-high surf at the fabled Queen of the Coast. Read story.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Rincon Down Under

South Coast surfers do some damage at the first ASP World Tour event of 2010. Read story.

Saturday, March 6, 2010

Rincon Classic Postponed

Rain in the forecast puts 27th Annual Surf Contest on hold. Read story.

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Under the Sea and Unbelievable

Two new works of underwater photography gone mental. Read story.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

The Indy's Annual
Winter Surf Issue

Our annual winter surf issue delves into the Queen of the coast, Santa Barbara's backyard world famous surf spot. Read story.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

All Hail the Queen

It sounds corny, but the Rincon Classic is “like a box of chocolates,” as Forrest Gump said. Read story.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

A Queen and a King

The story behind the most famous Santa Barbara surf shot ever. Read story.

Thursday, January 28, 2010
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