Monthly Archives: February 2011

Ericeria Portugal awarded Surfing Reserve Status

World Surfing Reserves today announced that two nominated surf zones – Santa Cruz in Northern California and Ericeira in Portugal – have been formally approved and will be dedicated as World Surfing Reserves (WSRs). The two iconic surf regions will … Continue reading

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Mark Neville Board shaper passes away

The following post and image is from Carve magazine. Extremehorizon extend their thoughts and condolences to Marks family and friends. “Police have confirmed that the body found at a Newquay beach last week was that of Mark Neville. His body was … Continue reading

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Billabong Monster tow in event Mullaghmore Head goes off

Sunday 13th Feb saw the first annual Billabong Monster big wave tow in event kick off in huge surf with prime conditions at Mullaghmore Head, County Sligo, Ireland. Northcore team rider Richie Fitzgerald and long time tow in partner Gabe … Continue reading

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Billabong/Monster Energy Mullaghmore Head Big Wave Event is on!

Subject to the event organisors and a change in conditions the call has been made to run the Billabong/ Monster Energy Mullaghmore Head big wave tow in surf competition this Sunday and Monday 13th and 14th Feb 2011. With a west … Continue reading

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Prowlers, How the Monster Wave in Ireland was discovered

Northcore have released a short film onto their Youtube channel and via their Facebook page, with an interview and footage of the first man to ride Prowlers, the newly exposed Big Wave spot on the West coast of Ireland, Richie … Continue reading

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