Monthly Archives: June 2009

Is a reef break the best place to drop bombs on!?

Protect Our Waves campaign action Surfers Against Sewage’s (SAS) new campaign Protect Our Waves (POW) had it’s first action this month, The Gathering, a mass paddle out, in collaboration with local campaign group Access BroadBench Association (ABBA). Over 350 surfers … Continue reading

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Chinese demand for shark fin could cause extinctions

A third of the world’s open-water sharks — including the great white and hammerhead — face extinction, according to a conservation survey that singles out overfishing as the main culprit. The survey of 64 species of open-water sharks and rays … Continue reading

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Western Australia monster slabs

In this media soaked world of ours we are bombarded by endless images of incredible waves and surfers so it takes something remarkable to stand out from the crowd these days, but thats just what an elite few over in … Continue reading

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Access to UK reef break threatened by the British Military

Surfers Against Sewage’s (SAS) new campaign Protect Our Waves (POW) is having its first action, The Gathering, a mass paddle out, in association with local campaign group Access BroadBench Association (ABBA). Surfers from across the nation will paddle out at … Continue reading

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How far North can you surf? The Iceland experience

The name says it all, Iceland, you just know its going to be cold. Not far from the Artic circle there are few places further north than this where surfing is possible, but the surf bug has hit Iceland in … Continue reading

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Trees for Jet Skis

Trees for Jet skis: Big wave Tow-in Jet ski goes Carbon Neutral Northcore made the announcement today that they are extending their annual CO2 offsetting program to cover the Jet ski (Personal Watercraft- PWC) used by their brand Ambassador Richie … Continue reading

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Surfin Bird….

class tv show and class surf song- this made me smile…..

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British Surfing museum finds new home

Pete Robinson has put in heaps of hard graft over the years pulling together the collection for and setting up the British surfing museum which was situated on Brighton Seafront and included UK tours and exhibitions. The museum has now … Continue reading

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Big wave surfer, Richie Fitzgerald joins Northcore

Charging the biggest waves Ireland has to offer Richie Fitzgerald has acheived global recognition and respect within the tow-in surfing community, surfers worldwide and amongst anyone who has witnessed him in action on a wave, so Northcore are pleased to … Continue reading

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What does surfing do for you?

just for a bit of fun….. What does surfing do for you?(answers)

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