I’ve just come back from the Stavanger region of Norway, and let me tell you it was a real eye opener. For a while now I’ve been longing for empty rugged wilderness over tropical surf trips and Norway must surely … 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
This has definitely been the best summer I’ve ever known, even better than the hazy childhood one of 1984 with my fluorescent socks and beloved BMX bike with mag wheels and pads. My mate Smiler reckons his dad predicted it … 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.
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
Four and a half years ago, we spent two weeks in Nicaragua to do some exploring, surfing and kitesurfing. From the friendly locals to the empty surf, I’ve haven’t been anywhere quite like it since.
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!
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?
I’m running a clinic to cover all the unique information I have learned during my years as an editor, instructor trainer, kite tester and swell chaser. If you’ve ever been inspired by an article of mine you’ve read in the kite media, please consider that as just the tip of the iceberg…!
**Big photos: click on an image, then click on it once more to view LARGE :)** I did have plans to do a load of trips this winter, but after this Saturady just gone, all bets are off concerning the … Read More
The common wisdom in surfing is that the further outside of the ‘impact zone’ you are, the safer you will be. However there are times when you might need to ‘cut and run’ and give up the battle of trying … Read More