Surf City USA Lights Up On A South Swell

Bud Freitas
Bud Freitas
Darshan Gooch
Darshan Gooch
Jesse Colombo
Jesse Colombo
Kyle Buthman
Miles Clanton
Miles Clanton
Steamer Lane
Noah Wegrich
Noah Wegrich
Noah Wegrich
Noi Kalukakui
Noi Kalukakui
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz

Surf City USA Lights Up On A South Swell

With all due respect to Huntington Beach, let’s be real, Santa Cruz is Surf City USA. Here’s a batch of photos from TransWorld SURF‘s newest senior photographer Ryan “Chachi” Craig that documents the recent run of south swell they’ve been reveling in. Despite strong NW winds and stubborn fog banks, the thick kelp and ripping local surfers made for on hell of show…

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Bud Freitas
Bud Freitas right at home at home in Santa Cruz, CA. Photo: Ryan Craig