Well, that's one way to say hello in 2020.
We'll start this off with a Congratulations and a warm welcome to the OAM surf team for Alex Smith.
Secondly...ALEX... WOW... Just WOW.
We already knew this young gun from Hawaii absolutely ripped but I'm not so sure we knew that a surf edit like this was on the way. This thing will stop you dead in your tracks. It's creative, mind-bending and something we'll definitely need more of. Well done, Bravo, Now GIVE US MORE!
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