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A reader-supported surf publication founded in 1992, The Surfer’s Journal is vivid, authoritative, and independent. The goal of each 132-page bimonthly edition? A completely resolved composition. Balance. Color. Story. And purist surf energy from Page One to close-of-book.

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Tony Alva has a “passion for surfy skating and skatey surfing,” with surfing always being his first love. Tony, the mid-’70s skateboarding icon, has had one of the most powerful influences in today’s youth culture. At 53 years old, he has surfed and skated over 40 years. Plus sidebar “Prelude to the Revolution:” Frank Nasworthy’s innovation of the urethane skateboard wheel.