A Summer of Inclusion

“The culture and lifestyle of surfing is in a better place than it’s been in a long, long time—maybe ever,” Jake Howard writes in his latest surf column. While there’s always work to be done, surfing is certainly more inclusive than it has been, as evidenced by a series of recent national news headlines.

Grom of the Week: Bella Kenworthy

This week’s featured grom is Bella Kenworthy, who posted the best results from the USA Surfing squad at the recent ISA World Junior Championships in El Salvador. Kenworthy earned an individual silver medal in the Women’s Under 16 division behind Canada’s Erin Brooks.

Health & Nutrition 101: When Life Hands You Lemons

After contracting COVID-19 and being confined to a bedroom for a seven-day quarantine period, Gina Cousineau understands a little bit more about the negative implications that isolation can have on mental health. In her latest Health & Nutrition 101 column, she encourages readers to always keep in mind and reach out to others who may be experiencing isolation and loneliness, as it can do a world of good for both that person and your soul.