Monthly Archives: August 2011

Surfers Against Sewage Beach clean initiative

Surfers Against Sewage’s beach clean crew, hit Sandlilands beach yesterday in Lincolnshire as part of their Barefoot Beach rescue tour going around the UK helping to clean our beaches. It was great to see some of the local surfers and … Continue reading

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Billabong Pro Tahiti 2011 – all time swell hits

Look up the word Gnarly in the dictionary and Round 2 of the Billabong Pro Teahupoo 26th Aug 2011 would be justified in being listed next to it. The world’s best surfers tackled solid six-to-eight foot plus (2 – 2.5 … Continue reading

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Billabong Pro Tahiti 2011- big swell forecast for Teahupoo

Round 1 of the BillabongPro Tahiti, Teahupoo kicked off on day one of the holding period on 20th Aug in classic 4-6ft waves, but the comp has been on hold since. Heres the round 1 highlights and the latest updates … Continue reading

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British man dies after shark attack in Seychelles

Whenever anyone steps into the ocean especially surfers, we’re walking into a wild environment where in many cases we instantly become a much lower link on the food chain. There are many areas in the world which are well known … Continue reading

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SeventyOne Percent Boardrider/Sun care video

We stock the full SeventyOne Percent sun/boardrider care range in our online store and we love the stuff. It works well, its environmentally friendly and the brand is super cool. Check out their latest video below

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Relentless Boardmasters 2011, Newquay

The Relentless Boardmasters, Newquay Cornwall 2011, took a lay day yesterday due poor surf conditions but its on today with a 5ft onshore swell running Dave Reed contest Director said “The swell forecast for the remainder of the week seems … Continue reading

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European Surf championships 2011 Bundoran Ireland

2011 see the Euro surf championships land on the Emerald Isle in Bundoran, County Donegal, home to some of the countries most consistent surf. The Event is hosted between 23rd Sept and 02nd Oct with 2 venues – The famous … Continue reading

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Kelly Slater takes another win : Nike US Open Huntingdon beach 2011

ASP NEWS: Huntington Beach — Reigning 10-Time ASP World Champion Kelly Slater (Cocoa Beach, FL), 39, has won the 2011 ASP PRIME Nike US Open of Surfing for the first time since 1996, defeating Yadin Nicol (AUS), 26, in a … Continue reading

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WIN a Longboard Skateboard!

This Month we’re promoting an awesome Competition being run by one our preferred partners Northcore™.   They are giving away a Jucker Hawaii skate longboard worth over £100.   These longboards are fantastic quality and are available through our own online surf shop. … Continue reading

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Rip Curl Cup Invitational at Padang Padang 2011 on high alert

The Rip Curl Cup Invitational at Padang Padang is on “High Alert.” This time, contest directors are targeting a potential Tuesday morning (Aug. 2) start to the Ultimate Tuberiding Contest.  A massive storm recently formed off the tip of South … Continue reading

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