Catching a Wave for Black Female Surfers

A former marketing consultant, GiGi Lucas found a home on the waves — and wants more Black women to join her.

River Surfing Makes a Splash in the Midwest

Shannon Thomas is fueling a rising tide of river surfing and paddling in the Midwest.

Will Inland Parks Become the World's Best Surfing Spots?

Man-made facilities are democratizing surfing by reaching landlocked athletes worldwide.

New Wave Surfers Are Catching Greener Boards

Surfboard makers big and small are seeing that sustainability can also be good for business, but it’s not smooth sailing just yet.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Snow Surfing Is Not Snowboarding. It's a State of Mind

There’s a laid-back mountain ease to this sport, more about creativity than speed.

The Beachside French Cathedral With Nearby Kitesurfing and Nude Sunbathing

Sand-covered visitors could be forgiven for not noticing this hidden, ancient church.

Singing the Song of the Surf

Paul Schmidt’s love of surfing has fed an ambition to build the best boards for the best surf breaks.

From Rome, to Shred: Italy's Surfing Phenom Beats the Odds on Tour

Leonardo Fioravanti has world championship aspirations, and Kelly Slater is showing him the way.

Bali's Teen Surfing Sensation Has Olympic Dreams

Rio Waida hopes to make his home a place of pro surfers and not just pro waves.

Is Canada's Young Surfing Prodigy Heading for the Olympics?

Mathea Olin started surfing six years ago and is already a national champ.


The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

Where Surfers Can Ride Massive Waves for Over an Hour ... Inland

Tidal phenomena create amazing waves that sweep up some rivers for miles.

The Surf Spot That Will Make Your Knees Shake in Fear

Surfing here may be a dance with death — but a beautiful one.

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