"Featuring Thomas Campbell’s gritty Dave Rastovich composition on the cover, issue 21.4 opens with Ken “Skindog” Collins telling of why, after only a handful of sessions at Maverick’s, Shane Dorian is the best surfer he’s ever seen. Jeff Johnson delves into the handiwork of Hawaiian craftsman Jon Pyzel, and again we Spin The Globe. On the flip side, look for a never-before-surfed Canadian slab to kick off Undercurrents, while the point of pointy nosed boards get scrutinized and the Midwest waverider gets his due."
The Surfer's Journal ia a cross between a soft-cover book and magazine. The Surfer’s Journal explores the complex relationship of man and wave, the sport’s rich history, colorful personalities, myriad adventures, and the many artful forms of expression that our unique surfing culture.
As a reader-supported surf publication, with just six sponsors in each 132-page issue, the content is almost all editorial. Surfer's Journal delves into topics that get little attention elsewhere, covering travel adventures, surfboard design, profiles of surfing’s most colorful subjects, and the choicest surf photography in every issue.
Frequency: Bi-Monthly; Each bi-monthly 132-page issue delivers 120 pages of editorial content.
Printing: Sheet-fed, square-bound, smythe sewn. Manufactured to standards established and monitored by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC Certified)
Supporters: Surfrider Foundation, Surfing Heritage Foundation, CA Surfing Museum