Surf Articles by Date

October 2012

  • Conner Coffin Overcomes Early Interference, Advances to Quarters of Oakley World Pro Junior

    Oakley Pro Jr. Championship

    Posted almost 2 years ago by Chasen Marshall

    Heat strategies tend to differ from one surfer to the next. Some guys prefer to sit patiently and wait for the best possible waves. Others prefer a quick start to get points on the board. Conner Coffin is typically the former. His powerful approach, which he’s developed over countless hours on the long, fast walls at Rincon in Santa Barbara, Calif., caters best to a clean, open face. His air game isn’t on par with most of the talent of his generation, but he’s easily in the one-percentile when it comes to teenage power surfers.

  • Flawless Keramas Conditions for Men’s Round 3 at the Oakley World Pro Junior

    MICK CURLEY_LOW RES_OPJ_KERAMAS_DAY 7 womens final and mens round 3-8137

    Posted almost 2 years ago by Chasen Marshall

    Keramas lived up to its reputation on Day 7 of the Oakley Pro Junior. At first light, the lineup was packed with anxious freesurfers hoping to get a few bombing barrels before the comp started up. Overhead and reeling down the reef, it was the wave that competitors hoped they’d encounter when coming to Bali.