Friend of Mine

A word in your ear

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water…At some point in your surfing journey you’re bound to come across exostosis, or surfer’s ear.W...

More tea Sir?

Shayne House lives next to a field, not far from the rolling surf of north Cornwall. He is co-founder of the Tea Appreciation Society, formed in 2007 by a small...

Sea legs

I'm still amidst the summer chaos. The beaches are a hive of aqua activity once again - some days it can turn me away from the repetitive motions of surfing. (...

The big red shark

I had a pocket full of change, no local knowledge and a singlefin – no hole in the wall would give me any coarse folding paper, and by now I had given up worryi...

eye on the prize

We've all spent moments staring out to sea, and even if you don't frequent the big blue for adventures I'm sure you have caressed the horizon for answers. No? W...