Ireland

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...

The Irish surf entrepreneur tearing up the rule book

"Everything doesn’t have to happen immediately,” announces a cheerful Ricky Martin. He’s referring more to the pace of life on the North Coast along with the importance of getting things right with his product design although with Skunkworks, his new surfboard company, things have definitely been happening fast....

North Men the Competitive Champion: Andrew Hill

You haven’t lived if you haven’t surfed,” declares Andy Hill matter-of-factly. He seems genuinely taken aback when asked why someone should learn, the look on his face suggesting that this is an existence he just cannot consider...

Threading the Edge

You sir are a lightweight! A pansy. A shandy-drinking softy!Don’t take my word for it Peter Clyne has produced a beautiful and moving little documentary a...
Skunk Works Surf co

Shaping up a storm

Drift speaks to the Irish brothers making waves with their revolutionary new board designs.Chris and Ricky Martin from Portrush are staring down the barrel ...
The Irish Escapade

The Irish Escapade with Michel Bourez

After losing out in France and therefore being knocked out of the world title race, Michel Bourez decided to try something altogether different. Donning a full ...

Irish women hit the surf

Lahinch in Ireland plays host to the the Irish Surfing Association's national women's weekend.Hundreds of women are expected to flock to the beaches to lear...

Fergal Smith Growing Episode 6

Ferg visits his childhood friend Eamon and we get to look around his workshop. Eamon shows us how to whittle a wooden spoon and Ferg gets his new stick! Enjoy! ...

Prowlers

Northcore have released a short film today onto their Youtube channel and via their Facebook page, with an interview and footage of the first man to ride Prowl...

Shades of green

A winter jaunt in Celtic climes is strictly for the keen... The waves are fickle and dicey, there is no predictability, but this can add to the pleasure. Dan Cr...