The Surfing Bibliography - Surfing Periodicals

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This list is sorted alphabetically by the periodical's name.


Adrenalin.
- U.K.

African soul surfer.
- South Africa, 1994 -> 1996 - ISSN 1025-1057, 7 issues

Amped.
- South Africa, 2003 -> -

Argentina surf and skate.
- Argentina, ???? ->

Asylum.
- U.K., ???? ->

Atlantic surfing magazine.
- U.S., 1966 -> 1968

Atlantic surfer.
- U.K., 19?? -> 1981 -

Australian bodyboarder.
- Australia, 19?? -> -

Australian surfer.
- Australia, 1960 -> 1961 - 2 issues only

Australian surfer.
- Australia, 199? -> -

The Australian surfer's journal.
- Australia, 1997 -> 2000 - ISSN 1440-5741 - 10 issues in all, 4 issues per volume, Volume 1 Number 1 through Volume 3 Number 2 inclusive - see also The surfer's journal

Australian surfing business.
- Australia, ???? -> -

Australia's surfing life.
- Australia, 1985 ->


Backdoor.
- Australia, 197? -> 19?? -

Bodyboarding.
- U.S., 19?? -> -

Bodyboarding international magazine.
- U.S., 19?? -> -

Bodyrider.
- France, 19?? -> -

Brazil surf.
- Brazil, 19?? -> -

Breakaway.
- U.S.?, 19?? -> -

Breakout.
- U.S., 198? -> 19??

British surfer
U.K., 1969 -> 19??


Carve.
- U.K., 1994 ->

Competition surf.
- U.S., 1966 -> 196? -


Deep.
- Australia, 1995 -> -


Eastern surf magazine.
- U.S., 19?? ->

The Edge.
- U.K., ???? -> ???? -

El duque : Pacific northwest surf
- U.S., 200? ->


Fins.
- Ireland, ???? -> -

Flipper.
- Japan, 19?? -> -

Fluir.
- Brazil, 19?? -> -

For surfers only.
- U.K., 199? -> -

Freeflow.
- Ireland, ???? -> -

Freesurf.
- Australia, 1992 -> -


Groundswell.
- British Surfers Association newsletter, 19?? ->

Groundswell Society Annual.
- U.S., Groundswell Society, 1997 ->


H3O Hawaiian heavy water.
- U.S., 19?? -> -

Hot water.
- U.S., 198? -> -

Huck.
- U.K., ???? -> -


International surfing.
- U.S., 1964 -> 1974 - original name of Surfing q.v.


The juice.
- U.S., 199? -> -



Lineup.
- Australia, 19?? -> -

Lineup.
- Deutschland, 19?? -> - magazine of the German Surfing Association

Longboard.
- 19?? ->

Longboard quarterly.
- U.S., 1993 -> -


Making waves.
- U.S., 19?? -> - Surfrider Foundation U.S.A. newsletter

Malibu.
- U.K., 1997 -> -

Malmagic.
- Australia, 1996 -> -

MOQ.
- Argentina, ???? -> -


Nalu.
- Japan, 19?? ->

New Zealand surf magazine
- N.Z., 1965 -> 196? - came from "New Zealand surfer", 5 issues only

New Zealand surfer.
- N.Z., 1965 -> 1965 - one issue only, became "New Zealand Surf Magazine"

New Zealand Surfing.
- N.Z., 19?? ->

North coast surf press.
- U.S., 19?? ->

Northern swell.
- Canada, 1992 ->

Now.
- Brasil, 19?? -> -


Offshore.
- South Africa, 19?? -> 19??


Pacific longboarder.
- Australia, 1997 ->

Peterson's surfing.
- U.S., 1963 -> 1964 -

Pipeline news.
- U.K., 1990 -> - British Surfers Against Sewage newsletter.

Pitpilot.
- U.K., 200? ->

Planeta surf.
- Mexico, 2004 ->

Pro surfing.
- US, 2000? ->



Rad.
- Argentina, ???? -> -

Radical surf.
- Canary Islands, Espana : 199? ->

Reef.
- U.S., August 1960 -> 1960 - 3 issues only

Ripple.
- U.K., 19?? -> 19??

Riptide.
- Australia, 19?? ->

Riptide.
- U.S., 19?? ->


San Diego County Chapter Surfrider Report
- U.S., 1994 -> - San Diego County Chapter Surfrider Foundation's newsletter.

Sea notes.
- 197? -> -

Shore thing.
- Australia, 1999 -> -

Shred Betty.
- Australia, 199? -> -

Slide.
- U.K., 2006 ->

So Cal surfing news
- U.S., 19?? ->

Soulsurf.
- U.S., 19?? ->

Southern flyer.
- Australia, 19?? -> - Australian Surfriders' Association Victorian Branch newsletter

Stranger.
- U.K., ???? ->

The Surf.
- Australia, 1917 -> 1918

Surf.
- U.K., 19?? -> - ISSN 0956-019X

Surf and soul : the Jewish surfer's international newsletter.
- Israel, ???? ->

Surf check.
- Australia, 1998 -> - ISSN 1327-4996

Surf Europe.
- English Edition, 1999 -> - ISSN 1466-5255

- Spanish Edition, 1999 ->

Surf guide.
- U.S., 1963 -> 1965 -

Surf international.
- Australia, 196? -> 196? -

Surf insight.
- U.K., 1972 -> 197? -

Surf latino.
- Italy, 19?? ->

Surf news.
- Italy, 19?? ->

Surf Portugal.
- Portugal, 199? ->

The surf report.
- U.S., 197? -> , - ISSN 0270-2630 - spot-by-spot guides

Surf saga.
- France, ???? ->

Surf scene.
- Australia, 196? -> 196?

Surf scene.
- U.K., 1980 ->

Surf session.
- France, 19?? -> - ISSN 0767-7987

Surf time.
- Indonesia, ???? -> -

Surf trip journal.
- Japan, 19?? -> -

Surfabout : Australasian surfer.
- Australia, 1962 -> 196? -

Surfer.
- U.S., 1960 -> - , ISSN 0039-6036

Surfer rule
- Espana, 199? -> -

Surfer travel report
- U.S., 199? -> -

Surfergirl
- U.S., 199? -> -

Surfers : the soul magazine.
- Deutschland, 199? ->

Surfers : windsurf surf kiteboard.
- Italia, ???? -> - ISSN 1123-914X

The surfer's journal.
- U.S., 198? -> , - ISSN 1062-3892 - see also The Australian surfer's journal. There is also a French language version.

The surfer's path.
- U.K., 1997 -> - ISSN 1366-2678

Surfgirl.
- U.K., ???? ->

Surfin' life.
- Japan, 19?? -> -

Surfing.
- U.S., 1968 -> 1971 - not related to the below

Surfing.
- U.S., 1974 ->, - ISSN 0194-9314 - originally titled "International surfing"

Surfing classic.
- Japan?, 19?? ->

Surfing east.
- U.S., 1964 -> 196?

Surfing girl.
- U.S., 2001 ->

Surfing guide.
- U.S., 2001 ->

Surfing illustrated.
- Australia, 1962 -> 1962 -

Surfing illustrated.
- U.S., 1962 -> 1967 -

Surfing news.
- U.S., 1999? -> -

Surfing snaps.
- Australia, 198? -> - series of photo books

Surfing world.
- Australia, 1962 -> -

Surfista.
- Argentina, ???? -> -

Surfmagazine.
- Portugal, 199? -> -

Surfrider Foundation Australia Victorian Branch newsletter
- Australia, 199? -> -

Surf's up.
- U.K., 199? -> -

Surfwriter's quarterly.
- U.S., 199? -> -


Threesixty.
- U.K., 1992 -> -

Tonnau.
- U.K., 2006 ->

Tracks.
- Australia, 1970 -> - There was also (briefly) an American version of Tracks published

Transworld surf.
- U.S., 1999? -> ISSN 1532-9402

Tres60.
- Espana, 1987 ->

Trip surf.
- France, 19?? -> -

Tube news.
- U.K., 1980 -> 1990 -


U.S. surf magazine.
- U.S., 1981 -> 1982 -

Underground surf.
- Australia, 199? -> -


Vert.
- Portugal, 199? -> - Bodyboarding

Visual esportivo.
- Brasil, 19?? ->


Wahine.
- US, ???? -> 2002

Water.
- US, ???? ->

Wave action.
- U.S., 19?? -> -

Wavelength.
- U.K., 1981 -> - ISSN 0967-2079

Wave.
- Deutschland, 19?? ->

Waves.
- Australia, 1987 -> -

Waves surfgirl.
- Australia, 2000 -> -



Ye weekly super illustrated spintail.
- U.S., Palos Verdes Surf Club, 1936 -> 1940


Zigzag.
- South Africa, 1976 -> - ISSN 02560461


Omissions, corrections and/or additions to items published/released before 01/01/2008? Please email me - it would help if you made SURFING the first word on your subject line.

Please note that these lists will not include any items published/released after 01/01/2008 until further notice.

The reason is that I simply don't have the time to keep maintaining these web pages for the foreseeable future.