GSN Interviews

Professional surfers, up-and-commers, free surfers, artists, film-makers, industry professionals. Here are interviews relative to girls in surfing.

Mick Fanning And Tyler Wright Join Forces For WildArk

Just before the World Tour event at Jeffrey’s Bay kicked off, three times World Champion Mick Fanning and reigning Women’s World Champion Tyler Wright decided to take a trip that took them beyond surfing – a trip that took them into the pristine South African wilderness on a mission for something much bigger than just [...]

GET SEXY TO GET SPONSORED? LET’S TALK… SERIOUSLY.

Sick of the current tits and ass for sponsorship perception in womens surfing? This one is for you. Article // Kim Eulenstein - Founder of Girl Surf Network and sports marketing professional. Thu, 13 July 2017. Part of my job working in surfing is attending the occasional grom comp around the country. I’m there in [...]

All For the Family – Australian Story with Tyler Wright.

The road to becoming a world champion is never an easy run.  Reigning surfing world champion Tyler Wright has revealed she nearly quit the championship tour after her brother Owen Wright was seriously injured during a warm-up surf at Pipeline in Hawaii. At 21, Tyler became her brother’s primary carer. She felt at a crossroads: [...]

SALTI HEARTS – HOW THIS AMAZING ISLAND GIRL LAUNCHED HER OWN SURF, YOGA, FITNESS RETREATS.

In 2015 Yeni Canelon founded Salti Hearts, the surf, yoga and fitness camp for women. The camp encourages women to take some time out from reality to explore the Salti life. Here is Yeni’s story. The early days.  My name is Yeni Canelon. I am half Venezuelan, half Italian with a great passion for all [...]

Zahli Kelly Wins NIB Pro Junior at Newcastle

Caption: Zahli Kelly on her way to victory. Pic: WSL/Grant Sproule Location: Merewether Beach, Newcastle/NSW, Australia Event: NIB Pro Junior Conditions: Clean 2-to-3 foot MEREWETHER BEACH NEWCASTLE/NSW, AUS (Sunday, February 12, 2017) – Thirteen-year-old dynamo Zahli Kelly from Cabarita (NSW) squeezed past 16-year-old Hawaiian surfer Summer Macedo by a tenth of a point [...]

BOSS LADIES OF THE SURF INDUSTRY – PART 2.

Ever wondered who is working tirelessly behind the scenes of the global surf industry? Who works for the big brands, the little ones, the surf coaches, the web designers the marketing managers? Who designs the wetsuits and surf tee's and runs the shops that sell them? Who looks after the athletes and holds chairs among [...]

FEMALE SURF SEMINAR – MANLY, AUSTRALIA

Do you want to know how to get more speed, do better bottom turns, finally do that roundhouse cutback you’ve been dreaming of for years? On the 4th February, 2017 we are running a full day, classroom style seminar just for females. In our seminar you will hear from some of Australia’s most respected female [...]

An In-depth Interview with Kim Eulenstein – Founder of GIRL SURF NETWORK.

This March is Girl Surf Network's five year anniversary and we're going from strength to strength. We thought it was about time you got to know the Founder of the Network and the origins of GSN, how you can get more involved and what the plans are for the future of the Network. If you [...]

Get to Know Paige Alms – The First Ever WSL Womens Big Wave World Champion.

Paige Alms celebrates winning the very first WSL Womens Big Wave World Title. Cred: Peahi Surf Media. 2016 saw the very first Womens Big Wave World Tour, the Pe’ahi Challenge in Hawaii. Local professional surfer Paige Alms took the win in the event and became the very first Womens Big Wave World Champion. [...]