On Tuesday afternoon September 6th, 2016, I get a call from Kenny Howell, of Epic Surfski fame. He was calling me from the harbor mouth, whilst on his Epic Surfski to make a “reservation” for Casey and Ryan at the “Coastside Beach Club campground” – the vacant lot where the Coastal Butterfly stores her paddlecraft. Ryan […]
Surfers, stand-up paddlers, kayakers, surf-skiers, boogie boarders and skim boarders are of the surf. It is a lifestyle and a culture.
With every kind of wave, including Mavericks, the Coastside is a great place to get wet every day. Stay tuned as we interview many different coastal water people. Sometime it will be a photo-essay, a podcast and/or a video. You know every surfer can tell exciting stories.
Whales in Pacifica Numerous whale sightings were reported in Pacifica and along the San Mateo County Coast last week. Whales are often camera shy. Luckily our friend Rob Cala managed to get some exceptional photos and shared them with us. We love our amazing local contributors. Visit Rob Cala’s website for more incredible local photography. […]
Dominic Padua is 15 and is based in Half Moon Bay, CA. He is a sophomore attending HMBHS, where he is on the football and surf teams. Dominic has been experimenting with videography and cinematography for around two years. Through playing around with software such as Final Cut Pro X and GarageBand, he’s been able to create all […]
Welcome to the second episode of Surf Sessions. Jeff Clark came to the CoastsiderRadio.com studios to chat with Michelle Dragony about inflatable life vests made for the most extreme surfers in the world. In this podcast, Jeff reviews the current proliferation of big wave inflatable life vests. Jeff describes the development of his own vest and his partnership with […]
Welcome to Surf Sessions! In our first episode, Mavericks pioneer Jeff Clark talks about monstrous waves-how to brave the waves while staying safe. Jeff tells us about his experience at a recent Big Wave Risk Assessment course at North Shore’s Turtle Bay Resort with 60 other Big Wave First Responders. The Risk Assessment was run by Brian […]
https://media.blubrry.com/coastsider_radio/p/coastsidebuzz-public.s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/Brian-O.-Interview-Mix-Down.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (1.9MB) Don’t miss the Opening Ceremony for Titans of Mavericks this coming weekend! Meet the big wave surfers at this very moving community event. Watch them paddle out and pray for those we’ve lost, and pray for those going big again for the 2015-2016 contest. Listen below to Michelle […]
https://media.blubrry.com/coastsider_radio/p/content.blubrry.com/coastsider_radio/jeffclark.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (2.8MB) Jeff Clark talks with KHMB correspondent Peter Finch (from The Finch Files and KGO 810). How did it all start? How did him mom react when she saw “Riding Giants“? Where was the first Mavericks break?