Right, last blog post we had a look at surf tripping around Barbados with its air-conditioned western comforts and distractions. This time, we’re going to the other end of the scale – South Sumatra, to see what life in the … Read More
It’s time for my annual kitesurfing video release. Coming in at 3 minutes and 34 seconds, three days was filmed over three sessions – Porthleven, Cribbar, and Porthleven again. That last session was in fact yesterday so this is real … Read More
Here’s a little highlight reel of last winter’s surfing and kitesurfing action around Cornwall. In this little clip we’ve got Daymer Bay, Porthleven, Watergate, Fistral, even Praa Sands, oh, and a little bit of dropping in at the Cribbar right … Read More
***Little video with lovely music at the end of this post, scroll down for ‘im*** About three weeks ago I nipped off down west to Gwenvor beach (I’m mixing spellings for search engine optimisation), sitting as it does just north … Read More
The last few years I’ve been getting out and surfing the Cribbar with a few tight compadres (never alone thank you) and I have often wondered what is actually down there. I mean I know it’s a reef, Cribbar is Cornish … Read More
***Scroll down for a video of surfing the Cribbar and other bombs around Newquay!*** As you may know, Rob Small and I are running the Big Wave Boot Camp weekend on 13th-14th April at Crantock Beach, Cornwall. The event has … Read More
You know those two really cold days earlier this week? The minus 7 one and the one after? The video below (keep reading, it’s at the end!) contains kitesurfing footage from both of those days. I’m wearing an Ocean Rodeo … Read More
That headline doesn’t make much sense unless you are an aficionado of the little silver box of wonders called the GoPro Hero camera. If you have a GoPro, you’ll know that 60fps means you can slow your video playback down … Read More
Fistral Beach doing an impersonation of the South Pacific is certainly is easy on the eye whether you are strolling around the headlands and looking down or swimming around in it as my neighbour Jackie and I are in the video below.
Cornwall College has a facility in Newquay, and at that facility they run the Surf Science course. You may wonder, ‘Surf Science? That’s a bit of a wheeze isn’t it?’. Well, certainly the course looks like a heck of a … Read More
Of all the British kitesurf waveriding flicks posted online in the last, well, let’s say since time began, it’s easily the best because it is the only one. THE ONLY ONE!
I’m going to refer back to this post whenever an amazing day turns up this year. Nice thought that isn’t it, that it’s just a matter of a calender flipping over until another magic session arrives?