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Here we go again

I have been off “Gadding About” over the past few months…. I do not like the UK winter anymore! Sure the waves are better, or at least bigger, but it is the Cold and Rain I have trouble with. Anyway….. … Continue reading

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The last day….

What a site to wake up to…. Red sky in the morning, I was expecting a “Crap” day for my Last Day in J bay! The weather was UK like, but hot, grey sky, light rain but strangely warm…. oh … Continue reading

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J Bay trip almost “Done and Dusted”

Well another South Africa sojourn is nearly over. 5 weeks seems a long time when you book, but when it is time to come home…. I want to stay longer. Especially as SA is now coming into autumn and the … Continue reading

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A quick trip to my favourite place…..

Jeffreys Bay South Africa. It is my favourite place, I really like it here. The waves can be great for Short board and then just down the point is Longboard heaven, and this changes almost on a daily basis. The … Continue reading

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Getting ready for Longboard Season 2018

The Summer still seams a long way off, BUT….. if you want to be ready to surf that special small clean day when it comes, we need to get ready now. Whether that is de-wax your board, get those dings … Continue reading

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UK Winter….. More Dreaming

I find myself in unfamiliar territory this winter….. I am here in the UK! I usually close down my Board Shaping Operation after Christmas and travel to the sun…. usually South Africa. It is cold here, and warm there, PLUS … Continue reading

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Back Home, and straight into the “Shaping Pit”

Back home in Newquay, and straight to work… well almost! I did this one before I left for my Morocco Sojourn, a 10′ 1″ BIG BOY Longboard, with Nose and Tail “Woodies”. For “Steve” who has had a Bike Accident … Continue reading

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Almost time to come home!

Life is good in Morocco. The weather is mild, if not hot and sunny some days. The waves are generally “Cooking”…. and, if you know where to go, the crowds are not excessive. I have been up and down the … Continue reading

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Morocco …Again!

This place always delivers the goods. The right hand point breaks of Morocco are legendary, and you know why when a decent size swell, with a good period hits the coastline. The winds are pretty calm, offshore in the mornings … Continue reading

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Resin Tints…. just love ‘em.

Another Resin Tint, with Nose and Tail Woodies. This is the Performance Board to go to Morocco, I have checked with the couriers and they will not take it…. Oh No, this means that I will have to take it … Continue reading

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