Time off doesn't mean time wasted. From Miguel Pupo bungie jumping off one of the world's highest bridges, Kolohe and Nat having the most competitive game of backgammon in history, safari tours and fun lay day waves, we'd say it was a pretty good stint in South Africa. Video: PK

 In Episode 21 of Walking the Floor, Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett talks with Conner Coffin about how his passions for both music and surfing. Listen to the interview here

In the latest Through the Lens, ambassador Rob Machado heads to Brasil to spend time with famed chef, and humanitarian, Alex Atala. From amazing food to the humbling experience of delivering water filters in the Jardim Gramacho slums, Rob and Alex explore how all humans are connected through water.

Come join us for the 3rd Annual Rob Machado Bro Junior at the Bro-Am tomorrow (7/12) at Moonlight Beach, Encinitas. Open to anybody 16 and under, we place a premium on the competitor having the most fun. Enter the event, compete on one of Rob Machado’s boards (you'll get an extra point on your best wave if you do, or you can use your own without the bonus point), and stick around for a live performance by Switchfoot. Click 'Full Story' for more info.

Our friends Life stopped by Hurley Recordings to perform a live session of "R U D W N" off their new EP, R U D W N. Short and sweet, the new EP is four tracks of funk bliss. See more from the band here, and be sure to grab the new EP when it debuts on June 18. 

This Friday, June 20 is International Surfing Day and we want you to celebrate with us by giving someone their first wave. Document the ride, share it with the tag #surfandenjoy and you could be featured on our channels. Click ‘Full Story’ to see details about ISD and events we’ll be putting on to help you give someone their first wave.

In celebration of the brand's 25th anniversary, Tribal Gear has teamed up with Hurley to create a unique cultural mash-up event where the street meets the beach. Called "LEGACY," the event will pay homage to California's traditions and pastimes. With the leadership of C.R. Stecyk III and Bobby Tribal, godfathers of surf/skate and lowrider culture, and the assistance of some of the automobile industry's biggest clubs – such as Viejitos, Majestics, Pegasus and The Imperials – Hurley and Tribal will showcase the world's finest lowriders, artists, photographers and entertainers. Click 'Full Story' for details.

 Our friends XO jammed right here in the Hurley Studios recently, performing the song 'Coast' from their latest album, Heart courtesy of Equal Vision Records. Learn more about XO here and grab a vinyl of their amazing record here

 Kolohe Andino and Brett Simpson push the innermost limits of pure fun in the trailer for this summer’s Surf and Enjoy movie. Like what you see? Check out the whole film at a Surf and Enjoy tour stop coming to a town near you. Check here for tour dates and details.  

 The Hurley Pro Video Trials are now global. We’re bringing back the Hurley Pro Trials (you’ll remember Dane Reynolds and Cam Richards), and giving away one coveted wildcard spot — but this time, we're accepting submissions from all over the world. Watch Cam and Dane talk about last year's trials here, and visit thehurleypro.com for a list of participating countries, official rules and information on how to enter.