For most surfers around the world, Tasmania's mutant wave Shipstern Bluff is a freakish anomaly. But for the local crew charging it regularly, there's really no place like home.
Cyrus Sutton has taken an alternative approach to making a career out of being a surfer. A talented filmmaker and road warrior, he makes a living capturing the essence of stoke.
Looking ahead at Kelly Slater, Mick Fanning, Carissa Moore and what lies in store for the 2014 ASP World Tour of Surfing
Part four of the "Rise of Superman" video series explores the dark side of the "flow state," where risk-taking athletes often come face-to-face with their own mortality.
Josh Mulcoy isn't a fan of surfing in crowds, which is exactly why he loves the chilly waters and empty lineups he's uncovered in Iceland.