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Billay Stairmand advancing in second place during Round 2 of the Reef Hawaiian Pro on Thursday November 13, 2014. Photo ASP/ Sloane

ASP: Making The Cut

We’re into the last Qualifying Event of the year. Yesterday round 1 of the Vans World Cup ran at Sunset, a favoured venue of both of our World Tour aspirants Billy Stairmand and Ric Christie. Both Kiwis are seeded through to round 2 and are yet to surf, Billy is in H2, Ric ten later […]

Sequence from our editor PhotoCPL's archive.

VidClip: Broken Memories

Well we certainly aren’t the first to post this clip- we’ll admit it, but hell it is so damn good, wait ’till you see Timmy O’C’s   nose picks and then his free falls into gapping growers [both terms R18 except when explaining surfing] Yep GoSurf actually doesn’t care if you have seen this clip […]


Exclusive: Entropy Intermission

Here at GoSurf we love and wholeheartedly support any creative venture amongst the NZ Surfing community. Have you got something you feel is noteworthy? – drop our editor a line.  Today’s post is a fine example of one such venture; Northland’s Giles Dyer has created a beautiful photo book entitled Entropy Intermission.      This […]


EXCLUSIVE FEATURE: Social Sundays, NZ Surfing and beyond through the eyes of Instagram

To get featured here, tag your photos with #gosurfnz or @gosurfnz.
Here are our favourite shots of the week from Instagram:

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VidClip: Stephanie

Morgan Maassen knows how to make great surf vidclips, this B&W clip of Stephanie Gilmore competing in France is up there amongst his best work.

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VidClip: This is J-Bay

A sick J-Bay surf compilation by local Jacques Crafford.

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VidClip: Wenger on a Toothpick

As you may well know Tom Wenger is the shaper that breathed life back into Alaias and surfing various other forms of ancient wooden plank. It does now seem as though the fad has run its course and the devotees have figured out that there are board designs that actually make surf riding easier than […]

Billay Stairmand advancing in second place during Round 2 of the Reef Hawaiian Pro on Thursday November 13, 2014. Photo ASP/ Sloane

SNZ: Long Week For Ric And Bilbo

Here’s a great report on the state of play penned by Surfing New Zealand’s Media Officer Ben Kennings     The Reef Hawaiian Pro didn’t go the way the Kiwis wanted over the weekend with Billy Stairmand placing 33rd and Richard Christie placing 65th. The surf pumped for the event and both surfers had exceptional showings […]