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Top five mobile apps for surfers

Long gone are the days where surfers would have to tune in to the radio or check the weather report on TV to know when to hit the waves.The advance of moder...

IOC green light the path with gold

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has voted to include surfing in the Tokyo 2020 games.This is a massive milestone in the history of the sport and c...

Surfvault: Sell you kit for free

Surfvault was started in 2015 to create a  better online alternative for the sale of second hand and new surfing products from members of the surfing community....

Costa Rica: The West Road

Continuing the adventure with Tom and Sally’s year long surfing road trip, riding 150cc dirt bikes north on the Pan American highway along the coastal length of...

Saunton sun, surf and smiles

At the beginning of July (and allegedly the start of summer) over 150 women arrived at Saunton beach for a day of surfing, yoga and general good times.After...

Gone Feral – The West Road, Panama

The last time we featured Tom and Sally on the site they had thankfully left behind a very sketchy situation after departing Colombia and landed safely in Panama after sailing across the Caribbean to the next Central America

Off the grid In Baja

You know when you read a book and it takes you away. It takes you to a place, through untouched lands and untravelled waters. It takes you past the horizon, it ...

Romancing Portugal

My case was small enough to hold a camera housing and a wetsuit with those all important flippers. Nothing more except two pairs of boardies and two tees. This ...

Be the board

Users call it, “Being the board” — WaveWrecker is wearable technology that allows users to surf on waves without using a board. Because of its ability to float,...

Surfing in New York

Surfing in any major city is hard work but the Big Apple is about as brutal as it gets. In the winter when the waves are pumping temperatures can drop to as low...

The Lost Weekend

A call to the wild, a hunt for these waves or just an excuse to escape to the Irish coast with friends, Finisterre’s latest visual offering gives you a taste of...

Longboards & Welsh cakes

Competitors travelled from Jersey, Cornwall, Devon and the North East for the inaugural BLU event held on the stunning South Wales coast at Rest Bay in Porthcawl, Wales.

Surf longer and paddle stronger with PaddlePillow

With one in four surfers suffering from lower back pain, Irish surfer David Collins – himself being part of that statistic – set about trying to find a solution that would keep him in the water longer and relieve his acute back pains.