How do the world's best surfers chase waves?
The ON IT project from Surfline followed free surfers Albee Layer, Brett Barley, Koa Rothman and Nic Von Rupp over the course of a full year to learn how they use forecasting, local knowledge, and educated guesswork to score waves at home and around the world.
Presented by O'Neill, Quiksilver, Xcel, Monster Energy and UAG Directed by Nathan Myers Edit by Travis Kuhlman Produced by Jeff Hall Executive Producer Zach Boon Art by Andre Aganza Cinematography by Chris Bryan, Dan Norkunas, Dan O'Neill, Timmy Toes, Margarita Salyak, Curt Myers, Justin Bululu, Carlo Coral, Justis St. John, Bali Santoshi, Travis Kuhlman and more... Music by Ayla Nereo, MT WARNING, Pat Tierney, The Mystery Lights and more... Locations: Ireland, Fiji, Oahu, Namibia, Portugal, Outer Banks, Indonesia, California, Maui, France, and Tahiti.
When it comes to striking a hurricane swell, timing is everything. Anxiety stirred as Hurricane Dorian made its way up the Eastern Seaboard. The crew analyzed swell and wind charts from Cape Hatteras to Nova Scotia, hoping to make the right call. As we paced back and forth, Team O’Neill legend and East Coast specialist Cory Lopez finally gave the thumbs up to book our flights and head to New Jersey. The Strike Mission was on.
Torrey is very interested in sustainability initiatives, and rides ecoboards from Roberts Surfboards.
He also does work with The Surfrider Foundation and Maui Ola Foundation. Check out this awesome piece from