01 Sep 2015


SurfAid’s core mission is to save the lives of women and children in remote areas of Indonesia – areas connected to us by surfing. Current programs are in the Mentawai, Nias, Sumba and Sumbawa. Billabong has recently announced a partnership with SurfAid’s flagship program in Indonesia. SurfAid focuses on women

19 May 2015

“HOME” featuring the “Spindle 540″

Spent the entire weekend on the beach in Belmar New Jersey watching my son @nicolas_gardella compete in the Eastern Surfing Association’s Northeast Regionals, and although we didn’t come home with the win, he competed at a very high level against some amazing little kids! I couldn’t help but be impressed

28 Jan 2015

A Quest for Warmer Thoughts

Lately the Northeast feels more like the Artic Circle, currently it’s 16 degrees here in NJ. Two days ago the they were calling for a massive blizzard in which the Jersey Shore was looking at approximately 2 feet or better. Turns out the weather men had it all wrong and

22 Jul 2013

The Hurley Printing Press during US Open

During this week’s US Open of Surf, the homies at Hurley will be hosting a pop-up art shop called the “Hurley Printing Press.” Curated by the renowned Hurley artist Craig Stecyk, “The Hurley Printing Press is an interactive atelier where athletes, artists and the community come together to pursue explorations

09 Aug 2012

US Open of Surfing Event Recap

The Nike US Open of Surfing returned to Surf City for another year showcasing some of the best surfers in the world including Kelly Slater, Dane Reynolds, John John Florence and many more. Over 250,000 people packed the Huntington Beach during the final weekend of competition. I was invited by