New issue of Nordic Surfers Mag out the 19th of may but already available in the webshop
A skateboardfilm on frozen sand and water
Photo by Łukasz Zamaro
Several years ago, when Jørn was living in Lofoten, Northern Norway, he noticed how the cold temperature had made one of the many sand beaches in Lofoten hard as concrete...
Bali or Myth?
Text by Tony Butt
Photo by Elli Thor Magnusson
Searching the Shumagin islands
Alaska surf discovery
Text by Ben Herrgott
In September 2015, 7 of us went to explore the Shumagin islands, in the Aleutian chain, hoping to find some waves to surf. Our mode of transport was the Milo, a 50-year young decommissioned fishing boat owned by Alaska surf pioneer Mike McCune.
SAY GOODBYE TO NEOPRENE
Wetsuits enter a new era. Zero Neoprene!
NO COUNTRY FOR COLD MEN - FULL FILM
Bruce Gold - The last of the great surfing hippies
Photo by Anders Melchior
Watch the full-length documentary by Norweigian filmmaker and video journalist Anders Melchior.
JUST PASSING THROUGH IRELAND
Photo by Mickey Smith
Episode 5 with Taylor Knox, Ben Skinner, Ben Howard and a slew of other creatives as they go dark and stormy on the moody Emerald Isle.
Japan might destroy three of its most iconic waves for the 2020 Olympics. True to its cause the San Sebastian Surffilmfestibal is back and will once again initiate debates and reflections.
FREEZING - A COLD WATER TRIP
Watch the full film here
Text by Jens Steffenhagen
directed by British filmmakers Rob Lockyear and Jeremy Joyce. Watch the film here and read our article about it from our latest issue of NSM.
Test of the new Patagonia in Iceland
Photo by Al Mackinnon & Mat.Turries
NSM went to Iceland last week to test the new Patagonia Yulex coming this fall. A new plant-based material, FSC certified. Bad habits change aint easy but let’s face it, we need to adapt our behaviour. In 1972, when clean climbing became an issue in the US, Yvon Chouinard began manufacturing removable chocks… 2016 might be the beginning of the end of neopren.
Somewhere in Sweden
Photo by Fredrik Kåhrström
Watch the photos from last week by Fredrik Kåhrström with Nils, Ratman, Samuel, Tom & more.
A film about the turbulent relationship between an Icelandic surfer and the North Atlantic wind.