To the winner go the Christmas Snuggies. L to R, Zach "Hula" Hartley and Asher Nolan from team Hurley. Mark Pontius from Foster the People and Chris Clark from Shaper's Studios surfing on behalf of Liquid Tribe (Aguerre Bros) won Best Dressed. Photo: Robert Snow


The second annual Stokes Me Surf Contest raised upwards of $35,000 on Saturday, more than doubling last year’s contest funds and positioning the SIMA Humanitarian Fund’s Stokes Me campaign to be off to a successful start. The contest, held during the Surf Expo Industry Party presented by Sanuk at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon, saw 15 surf […]


Cubbie Fink and Mark Pontius from Foster The People come into the shaping bay to get foam all over their pumped up kicks. The Shaper Studios crew delivers the finished boards to our new friends for a day of surfing in Manhattan Beach and a VIP night out with Foster The People.