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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...