The Ocean Confidence Course for kitesurfs, surfes and SUP’ers returns for 2016. Combining classic surfing knowledge and technique with proper sports science, this course will help you develop your knowledge, technique and fitness for the sports you love. Based in Newquay, 6th and 7th December, limited to six places.
Here’s a transcript of an article I wrote for IKSURF Mag earlier this year. It’s all about facing fears that prevent you from pushing your personal limits and can be applied to kitesurfing, surfing, SUP, public speaking, or just about … Read More
Dates: 4th till 9th October Focus: Waveride kitesurfing, with SUP and surfing as back up activities Minimum skill requirements: Kitesurf – must be able to comfortably ride upwind and have a desire to learn to ride waves. Surf and SUP, … Read More
Geoff Tydeman took these photos – how he manages to coax such light and colour out of them when the evening was so dusky I’ll never know, and I’ve actually watched him editing photos before. I can’t get my head … Read More
Sixty days between posts, is that’s what it’s come down to? Alas I think so. I’ve been that busy running surf lessons at Surf Sanctuary, and most recently standing in for a couple of issues of Kitesurf Magazine (look out … Read More
Dear all! I am thrilled to bits to announce the new dates for Total Immersion, The Cornish Kitesurfing Holiday, designed from the ground up to give you the most fun and water time you can have in a week in … Read More
Got the new BlackBerry Q10 phone, the one with the physical keyboard. I edited a fair amount of the current issue of SUP Mag using this phone (check out the latest issue, which thanks to Kate is free of spelling … Read More
I am delighted announce the details of Total Immersion, a trip designed to take you away from it all so you can concentrate purely on your kitesurfing at the best locations around Cornwall.
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
Take a look at this photo. Click on it, then once more, you can make it fill your screen and then you can pan around it. Look at Tony Plant’s gestures as he describes God knows what to Smiler. Sure … Read More
Yesterday, the Cribbar was very much awake. Swell conditions were perfect: 1.8m at 16 seconds which combined with 18 degrees of sunshine meant the Towan Headland was packed with hundreds spectators waiting to see a bunch of surfers drop into some … Read More
It feels like all I see on the internet lately is people linking to huge corporate branded events and re-Tweeting sh!t celebrities say. I thought in my arrogance I would post a bloggins entirely composed of people having good innocent fun, for free, no logos, no sell, no agenda!