Monthly Archives: May 2008

11th hour action

I watched the 11th Hour film recently, which in environmental terms made pretty scary viewing. It confirmed that we as a race are pretty much screwing the planet and unless we act fast there’s not going to be much left. … Continue reading

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Are you addicted to surfing?

If you can answer yes to all, or most of the following questions, chances are you are either already addicted or beyond the point of no return. There’s no cure, no cold turkey, you’re in the club …. a surfer … Continue reading

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Surfing Fitness: Get fit to surf

The holiday season is here, the ocean is warming up and the surfing masses are emerging from their annual winter surf hibernation, itching to get back in the water. The only problem is lack of surfing time equals lack of … Continue reading

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Point break 2: Indo

Pointbreak is up there in my all time surf movie list…not because it’s an all time classic, but because it’s a bit cheesy, heaps of fun and is watchable again and again. So I listened intently when I heard theres … Continue reading

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What is in it for Nike?

Am I the only one thats thinking this? I hope not. So what are Nike doing focusing their vast amount of resources on surfing? Is it because the founding member and board of directors are surfers? Is it because their … Continue reading

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Burma Cyclone appeal

The Disaster Emergency committee are the organisation who co-ordinates disaster relief funds through to recognised charities, who are allowed access to and are working in Burma to assist with the massive human tragedy there. Their website is: http://www.dec.org.uk/

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Extremehorizon expands its tree planting for 2008

Extremehorizon are a Climate Neutral business. Its not something we wave a big flag about or wander around feeling smug, it’s just a decision we’ve taken and by posting this blog it may point others in the same direction. We … Continue reading

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Tow surfing with a Great white shark

I came across this video clip on Alex Wade’s, Surf Nation blog and just had to post it here. It’s a clip of a guy towing into a wave being pulled in by a white shark!! OK it’s as fake … Continue reading

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ITS A TRIPLE FOR THE NORTHCORE TEAM AT THE 2008 ENGLISH NATIONALS

It was a storming weekend at the English National surf competition, held at Watergate bay, for three of the Northcore team. With fantastic results for both Lewis Clinton and Kathleen Spears taking 1st place in the U18 boys and girls … Continue reading

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Measuring wave Height

There we were, sat in the campsite, discussing wave height from that days session and between the three of us the same waves might as well have been on different sides of the planet. They ranged from 2ft, to 4ft … Continue reading

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