Tag Archives: surfing

  • Alana Blanchard: 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Photos & Video

    Alana Blanchard: 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Photos & Video

    Alana Blanchard has spent much of her life riding the waves in a sexy swimsuit, and she’s looked awfully good doing so.  The people at Sports Illustrated seem to agree, as they included the 22-year-old surfer in the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, which hit newsstands earlier this week. In addition to a variety of […]

  • Surfer Garrett McNamara Rides Record-Breaking 100-Foot Wave (Video)

    Surfer Garrett McNamara Rides Record-Breaking 100-Foot Wave (Video)

    One year ago we told you about surfer Garrett McNamara’s record-breaking ride, which saw him tame a 78-foot wave off the coast of Nazaré, Portugal.  Well, according to reports, it appears as though that record has been broken. As for the new record holder, that would be none other than Garrett McNamara himself, who broke his […]

  • Surfer Sets World Record By Surfing 78-Foot Wave (Video)

    Surfer Sets World Record By Surfing 78-Foot Wave (Video)

    Well, it’s official. There is now a new world record for the tallest wave ever surfed, and it belongs to Garrett McNamara of Haleiwa, Hawaii. The 44-year-old pro surfer made his record-setting run back in November just off the coast of Praia do Norte, which is on a small island in the middle of the […]

  • 13 Sexiest Spring Break Sports

    13 Sexiest Spring Break Sports

    Every year at this time, every college student on every college campus in America has his or her mind on only one thing: March Madness. And I’m not talking about the basketball tournament. Only 68 schools get to participate in that. No, I’m talking about the other kind of March Madness: spring break. It’s right […]

  • Crazy Dude Surfs On The Windshield Of His Speeding Car (Video)

    Crazy Dude Surfs On The Windshield Of His Speeding Car (Video)

    While surfing out on the ocean, you always run the risk of encountering a shark, a humpback whale, or some leftover oil from the BP spill.  However, I would certainly take my chances with ocean surfing, and the risks that come with it, rather than taking park in the other type of surfing; high-speed car […]

  • The Sexy Women Of Action Sports Are Awfully Sexy (Video)

    The Sexy Women Of Action Sports Are Awfully Sexy (Video)

    When you begin to name some of the sexiest women in sports, Anastasia Ashley, Gretchen Bleiler, Amber Wing, Alana Blanchard, Hannah Teter, Roxy Louw and Lindsey Vonn will all likely be mentioned at some point.  These seven lovely ladies all made BNQT’s list of the sexiest women in action sports, and their reward was an […]

  • 9 Obscure College Sports

    9 Obscure College Sports

    In the world of college sports, football and basketball get most of the glory. Then, when those seasons are over, you might hear about the College World Series (if you’re from Nebraska) or the Frozen Four (if you’re from North Dakota or Massachusetts). But that’s about it. You hardly ever hear about college bowling or […]

  • Garrett Mcnamara Sets New Record for Surfing Biggest Wave (Video)

    Garrett Mcnamara Sets New Record for Surfing Biggest Wave (Video)

    Move over, Patrick Swayze. Garrett Mcnamara has set a new surfing record for riding the biggest wave. Mcnamara caught a 90-foot monster off the coast of Portugal yesterday, giving new meaning to the term “gnarly.” The event wasn’t planned. Mcnamara was just out for a surf in a canyon when this epic wave came his […]

  • Surfing With A Flare…Literally! (Video)

    Surfing With A Flare…Literally! (Video)

    Athletes from all sports are always looking to add some flair to their performances, and surfers are certainly no exception.  But what makes a surfers “flair for the dramatic” different from those of other athletes is their use of an actual flare. Red Bull put their “Surfing with a flare” idea to the test recently […]

  • This Will Make You Want To Buy The 2011 Miss Reef Calendar (Video)

    This Will Make You Want To Buy The 2011 Miss Reef Calendar (Video)

    What you’re about to see is the video for the 2011 Miss Reef Calendar. Reef is a beachwear company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. Just kidding, they’re based in San Diego, California. The company was founded in the 1980s by two surfing bros (they are literally brothers, not figuratively the way surfers use it) from Argentina […]

  • 9 Awesome Videos of Animals Playing Sports

    9 Awesome Videos of Animals Playing Sports

    I’ll be the first one to admit that this daily piece is culturally biased. For almost a year now, I have been focusing almost exclusively on human athletes. Well, that stops now. I have overlooked a large segment of the sporting population, and with today’s piece, I would like to move the spotlight to some […]