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Kohl Christensen wrangling one of the forerunners as the swell began to build. Photo: Daniel Russo

Tales From The Third Ledge

By Sean Doherty   |   Aug 10, 2018 August 10, 2018

Six years ago, when that famous wave broke on the Third Ledge at Cloudbreak—tearing down reef, tearing through time, majestically unridden, surfers scrambling for their lives—there was one question left hanging in the air like sea mist. As the last wave washed through the lagoon and slunk back into the… Read More

It’s Always Worth It

It’s Always Worth It

By Fletcher Chouinard   |   Feb 16, 2011 February 16, 2011

Editor’s note: The Surfer’s Journal subscribers will recognize our ad from the new 20th anniversary issue (Volume 20, Number 1, February-March 2011). Today, Fletcher Chouinard shares a story about the… Read More

Kohl Christensen Wins Nelscott Reef 2010 Big Wave Contest

Kohl Christensen Wins Nelscott Reef 2010 Big Wave Contest

Nov 9, 2010 November 9, 2010

Congratulations go out to Patagonia ambassador and FCD team rider, Kohl Christensen, on his first place finish in the Nelscott Reef Big Wave event. According to event organizers this year's contest took place in the biggest conditions ever surfed at Nelscott Reef. Stoked for you, brother!… Read More