Surfing

Surfing Podcast Stories

Big waves, gaping barrels, sharks in the line-up, remote breaks, and more. Hear surfing stories from people around the world who pursue their passion for riding waves. 

Episode 45: Randy Bogardus

Randy Bogardus — 50 years of wave riding, shaping wooden surf craft In Episode 45 we speak with Randy Bogardus, a man of the ocean who leverages his 50 years of wave riding in his design and development of wooden surf boards and paddle boards. Randy takes us through his youth on the rugged Oregon...

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Episode 44: Cooper Family

Cooper Family – Sailing the South Pacific (Pt 1) In Episode 44 we share part 1 of multiple episodes with the Cooper Family who left their life in Santa Cruz to sail the South Pacific for 2 years. We hear from both Brian and Robyn Cooper about their 6-year path leading up to today where...

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Stoked Grom Stories: Cole Renfrew

Stoked Grom: Cole Renfrew – surfer, spear fisherman, Junior Lifeguard In our first episode of Stoked Grom Stories we talk with Cole Renfrew, a surfer, spear fisherman, and Junior Lifeguard. Cole shares his stories of surfing at Steamer Lane with his crew of friends, the beauty of diving and spearing fish in the kelp forests...

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Episode 39: Al Ramadan

Al Ramadan – Surfer, Sailor, Technologist, Entrepreneur In Episode 39 we speak with Al Ramadan, a man from Australia who has built an amazing life at the intersection of ocean and technology. Al shares his stories of growing up in Australia and finding his love of surfing and sailing while developing his skill for math...

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Episode 34: John Brasen

John Brasen and Pacific Longboarder Magazine In Episode 34 we speak with John Brasen, life-long Australian surfer and 20-year editor of Pacific Longboarder Magazine. John shares with us his harrowing tale of being resuscitated at Sunset Beach in 2018, early stories of growing up on the Gold Coast, and how he suddenly found himself as...

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Episode 33: Collin Boys

Collin Boys and Hush Handboards In Episode 33 we hear from Collin Boys, a Southern California legend dedicated to the sport of bodysurfing. Collin shares with us his stories of finding his passion for developing the next generation of handboards, a long-time (but not forgotten) tool of bodysurfers world-wide. We hear of Collin’s approach to building his company, Hush...

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