October 17, 2018
Salem-News.com (Jan-25-2013 01:58)
Only a Handful of Brave Souls Will Ever Ride a Wave Like ThisTim King Salem-News.com
2013 is off to a great start for our resident big wave rider, Eric Akiskalian.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Nov-17-2012 12:23)
GoPro Big Wave Addicts 2011/2012 Episode 2Submitted by Eric Akislakian Salem-News.com
Featuring Greg Long and PNW Crew.
(GIG HARBOR, WA) - When professional big-wave legend Greg Long calls and says he needs to get away and surf some big waves because he hasn't had any worthy swells since the historic paddle session at Pe'ahi last month, then what else can you do.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Oct-30-2012 22:56)
GoPro Big-Wave Addicts / Season Two Kicks Off - Episode 1Salem-News.com
Follow Eric's 2012/13 Big Wave Adventures in the Pacific Northwest, as he and his established crew continue to search and tow into monster size waves.
(GIG HARBOR, WA) -
It has been a slow start for the 2012/13 Big Wave Season in the Pacific Northwest but there have been a couple of fun warm up swells for the local tow-in crews and paddlers.
Salem-News.com (Aug-23-2012 14:52)
Famous Surfer `Tubesteak` who Named `Gidget` Passes Away at 77Tim King Salem-News.com
He passed away in San Clemente Wednesday, according to The Orange County RegisterRead Full Article
Salem-News.com (Jun-21-2012 00:37)
Kids Get Surf and Stewardship at Otter Rock and RollSalem-News.com
Kids from two to eighteen competed in various age divisions with the “Parent with Child” division being the most popular with 18 parent/child teams.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (May-22-2012 00:13)
Otter Rock and Roll Youth Surf Contest coming June 16th!Salem-News.com
Otter Rock n Roll began 4 years ago in celebration of International Surfing Day.
(NEWPORT, OR) -
The Surfrider Foundation will host the 4th annual Otter Rock n’ Roll Youth Surf and Beach Cleanup Challenge in celebration of International Surfing Day.
Salem-News.com (May-14-2012 12:51)
Travis Logie Shreds at Billabong Rio Pro in BrazilTim King Salem-News.com
This Durban, South African, Logie is the newest addition on the tour and everyone is taking notice.
(AMERICA DO SUL / SALEM) -
Travis Logie was ripping it up today at the Billabong Rio Pro in Brazil today. Riding SUPERbrand Surfboards by Nuno Matta shaped in Portugal, this South African pro is one of the top riders competing in the circuit on European surfboards.
Salem-News.com (Feb-10-2012 18:11)
Costa Rica Hotel Surf School Dream Come True for New OwnersSalem-News.com
Escaping the Rat Race Pays Off
(MAL PAIS, Costa Rica) -
Blue Surf Sanctuary, located in Mal Pais / Santa Teresa, Costa Rica, is more than a destination for vacationers and surfers, it is a sanctuary for its two new owners, Kelly Parmenter-Eck and Aaron Moore. It is a sanctuary they want to share with you.
Salem-News.com (Jan-11-2012 12:39)
Eric Akiskalian awarded `Journalist of the Year` by Surfers VillageSalem-News.com
Salem-News resident big wave rider and writer honored for journalism.
Eric Akiskalian has made a name for himself over the past two decades as a dedicated big-wave surfer, promoter, photographer, the owner of Towsurfer.com, Founder of the Association of Professional Towsurfers, 2X Billabong XXL Global Big-Wave Award Nominee, Producer of Big-Wave Addicts, and now an award winning journalist.
Salem-News.com (Dec-23-2011 12:48)
Pacific Northwest Delivers Solid SwellSalem-News.com
Includes YouTube Big-Wave Addicts Episode 3.
(GIG HARBOR, Wash.) -
When the charts in the Pacific Northwest read 10'-12' @ 17-19 seconds out of the NW with light easterly winds there are a handful of big wave chargers that live in the area, know where to go and what to do.