Manulele Media

Hawai`'s Multi-Media Company Since 1997

Freesurf Magazine

Freesurf Magazine, the only surf publication in the world produced on the North Shore. Freesurf delivers authentic surf coverage from the front lines and throughout.

Board Stories TV

Manulele Incorporated produces Board Stories TV. Airing in Hawaii on OC 16 and on Cox Cable in Southern California.

Manulele Inc.

Manulele Incorporated’s Media Mill offers added value by outputting the client’s promotional news, events and industry happenings through Freesurf’s various media platforms.

Freesurf Magazine, Board Stories TV, and Manulele’s social media outlets provide prime opportunities for companies interested in targeting males and females between the ages of 12 and 54 who engage in healthy and active lifestyles popularized by the booming extreme sports industry.

With the massive expansion of world media, AUTHENTICITY reigns as a defining element. In a “sea of sameness” accelerated by digital media, Freesurf Magazine stands unique.

While all the retail shops promote a diverse array of certain brands and products, there is ONE element that unites all of the elements to create and reflect what we proudly call our surfing community.

All the different shops and companies are looking to promote and sell the products they carry, their athletes, events and vibe. Freesurf Magazine emerges as THE essential “back bone.” Freesurf Magazine is the common thread, the shared DNA, that sews together our culture.

Manulele Inc is a Hawaii based multi media company since 1997 producing and distributing print, TV, PR services and digital online media via an in house video, photo and production team. While maintaining our daily, weekly and monthly deadlines, Manulele also provides turn-key production services and raw content to our clients.

Manulele is Hawai‘i’s premiere surf, beach lifestyle and board sports media. Based at Sunset Beach on O‘ahu’s North Shore, Manulele Incorporated is directly connected to the source of the action, athletes and industry players who set the trends.

Manulele’s growing media list includes, Surfline, Fox Sports, PBS, ABC, Outside Television Network, OC 16, Time Warner Cable and COX 3, as well as international media outlets in Japan, OFF TV in Brazil and Fuel TV in Australia.

In the Media | Manulele, Inc.

Wiith nearly 20 years of media experience, Manulele is Hawai‘i’s premiere surf media source. Our production team is ready and able to get your company the images and content you need. Well- appointed with the latest technology and equipment, Manulele provides clients professional services and top-notch quality content.

A one-stop shop for media production, Manulele can supply you with the drama of Hawai‘i’s surf scene, with your athletes and events in the action on a daily, weekly, monthly or seasonal basis.

Manulele employs several in-house shooters, including a certified commercial drone pilot, that are trigger happy and eager to boost the value of your business through photography and videography. Whether it is for print, TV, websites, social media, advertising, promotions or commercial resale, our team delivers world class multi media content.

Manulele also travels the globe. Aside from ‘adventure’ travel to surf destinations like Tahiti, Fiji, Samoa, South Africa and more, Manulele has a partner relationship with the Hawai‘i Surf Team, and has followed them around the world to Portugal, France, Peru, Ecuador, Nicaragua and Panama. This puts Manulele on the pulse of the best junior surfing on the planet.

  • Magazine Advertising

  • Television Show Sponsorship

  • Social Media

  • Segment Production

  • Commercial Production

  • Photography Services

  • Videography Services

  • Certified Drone Pilot

  • Website Creation

  • Artwork Creation

  • Media Promotion

  • PR Services

In Print | Freesurf Magazine

Hawai‘i’s only standard glossy, full color surf magazine

Freesurf Magazine made its debut in 2002. Born on the North Shore of O‘ahu – the surf Mecca of the world – Freesurf is dialed into the global surf community and is the authority on Hawai’i’s surfers and beach culture. The only surf publication in the world produced on the North Shore, Freesurf delivers authentic surf coverage from the front lines and throughout the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California.

The monthly publication promotes a young, free and energetic lifestyle. The content is informative and captivating, while remaining family-friendly. Freesurf Magazine prints 20,000 copies per month, which are distributed free to hundreds of locations in Hawai‘i and Southern California.

In Hawai’i, our distribution locations include all Jamba Juice shops, surf, and other specialty stores. You can find Freesurf in over 50 locations in Southern California, including Huntington Beach, Irvine, Dana Point, San Clemente, Hermosa Beach, Newport Beach and San Diego.

The magazine is also distributed at Agenda and Surf Expo trade shows, and is on hand at surf and beach events in Hawai’i throughout the year.

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On TV | Board Stories

Manulele Incorporated produces Board Stories, a television show that delivers a blend of stunning imagery and family-friendly entertainment to an international audience. Board Stories broadcasts Hawai‘i’s premiere surf, beach lifestyle and board sports content straight from the frontlines.

Manulele has expanded its television offerings to include Time Warner Cable / SoCal 101, COX 3 / Orange County and Canal Off / Brazil with continued long-standing history on OC 16 in Hawai’i as well. OC16 is available in more than 280,000 homes throughout the Hawaiian Islands and is the leader in authentic local programming.

Manulele’s strengths are in Hawai‘i’s surf culture but the team seasonally travels the world to gather international surf content as well. The show represents the sport from both a local and international viewpoint, offering a wide variety of entertainment to interest any ocean enthusiast.

Board Stories in Hawaii is promoted with 30-second commercial spots per month across multiple channels including MTV, VH1, E!, FSW, SPIKE, ESPN, ESPN2, TNT and Travel Channel.

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Contact Us

Manulele Inc.

P.O. Box 1161
Haleiwa, HI

(808) 638-7395