In the new 21 Days, we ride shotgun with Julian Wilson and Taj Burrow through the end of the Billabong Pro and Hurley Pro lead-up.
Now in his third year on tour, Julian Wilson is coming off an event win in Ballito, followed by a fifth at the Billabong Pro, Tahiti. With new travel partner, girlfriend Ashley, the Sunshine-Coaster is feeling relaxed and ready.
Taj Burrow is a perennial world top five surfer and a danger at every event. He’s currently sitting at number five, and believes that since he now has the right trainer in his corner, he might be able to move on up.
In episode one, both surfers leave Tahiti for some downtime before flying to Cali for the big show. This is a story you won’t want to miss.
Welcome to the plateau. It's where we gather to watch Yago Dora soar above our heads.
These are the fortunate few. Many epic sessions have fallen by the wayside, victims to our ruthless monthly culls, but the results are wondrous to behold.
Patagonia is a challenging lover, said the English novelist, Bruce Chatwin. It haunts you, it bewitches you, it wraps you in its arms and does not let you go.
Welcome to the winners' podium. The cream of February lies before you in four spectacular Atlantic sessions, big barrels being the theme.
The symbiosis of surfer and winter. The Astray Collective and Finisterre bring you a short narrated by Matt Smith and produced by Mickey Smith