Water Sports

Robbie Crawford

Pink and Purple Barrels

Thirteen is an impressionable age. It’s that time when adulthood is creeping up and decisions are being made that can affect the rest of your life. To Robbie Crawford, now 43, those were the days he found the local surf break near his home in Huntington Beach called the Wedge, a surf location that contains such beauty that he’s been photographing there for decades.... Read More...

Mavericks Carnage and Preview

In January of 2018 photographer Trent Stevens got an offer he couldn't refuse: a spot on a boat during the largest Mavericks swell in years. "Though terrified because of the storm and huge seas, I knew that if I didn't make it out there that day I would regret it for a lifetime." As they motored out into the channel, Stevens pointed his lens towards an incoming fifty foot wave. As he started the video, little did he know an even larger wave was looming just outside. In the next few minutes he captured the legendary big wave in rare form, and the ensuing human carnage went viral as soon as it was posted on Instagram.... Read More...
The Courage Project

The Courage Project

Like most of us, Reno-based clinical and developmental psychologist Dr. Brie Moore gets her juice from outdoor adventures. “When I’m stressed, or overwhelmed, climbing or snowboarding or paddle boarding clears my head. They give me perspective and allow me to cope with life’s challenges,” she says with a contented sigh. “I realized I wanted to bring those experiences to the kids I was working with.” So she started The Courage Project. In their first summer, the organization sponsored eight different events and reached 50 young people. They’d like to expand into offering snowshoeing, skiing and snowboarding this winter.... Read More...