Barrels and Ramblings

Purveyor of RAD | Martin Machado

Where are you from?
I was born and raised in San Jose CA
Tell us about your first experience with the sea? 
I spent a lot of time over the hill in Santa Cruz as a kid. We had a good amount of family over there so I was constantly at the beach with my brothers and cousins. 
When/how did you get into sailing?
I got a little bit of sailing in as a...

Purveyor of RAD: Gabe Caswall

Where are you from?

I am from Imperial Beach, California.

Do you remember your first experience with the ocean?
Ive been attached to the ocean my whole life. I have so many fun memories of going to the beach with my entire family, aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents. Everyone would post up on the north side of the pier and play volleyball all day while my cousins and I would mess around in the ocean. I didn't start surfing until later, but my fondest memories are definitely all the...

Annual 'B Team' Adventures in Cabo

While Cabo is most famously known for its squid row, mango deck shenanigans, it also has some of the best skimming and body whomping in Baja. This eclectic group of barrel chasers, also known as, the 'B Team' make an annual trip down here to tuck into some heavy shore pound. They might not be the most coordinated of fellas but they sure do have FUN! Here is a recent trip down south. Enjoy! 

Guys having fun at Lovers Beach 


Les getting the close up


Our Winter Narrative | Video Series by Jeff Chavolla

Well, we can't complain about this years winter in California this far. Enjoy!