Itg's been a while since I've seen a decent wave with these North Easterly winds. But at Greenhills today there wasn't much wind and decent 2-3 ft swells. I was dropping in further out than most on my big floaty softboard 8ft. Getting long rides left and right both. Had the best time of my … Continue reading 3 foot clean bombs.
Today I got raped by blue bottles, so many of them stinging me made it hard to enjoy surfing, later in my session i moved further north up the beach where there were surprisingly less blue bottles. Today was at Maroubra, tomorrow will be at Wanda beach. I've also for 2nd week in a row … Continue reading Blue Bottle Raid
Today was the first time I ever went to a different beach, I went down south to meet my mate Chad, who was already out the back at the north end. The setup of Rip currents was different st this beach they went out then fed into a set, then you had to paddle left … Continue reading Sharkies
Charmaine had her first try today, after just a couple of goes lying on the board, she figured out to push up, and then move the hands back a bit lower and push up. I went off on my own after that, I should have stayed and reminded her to move across. Anyway, Charmaine paddled … Continue reading Charmaine’s first experience!
Today wasn't good for learning but I got a few, got smashed hard in the face by my board a couple of times, beach was closed due to dangerous rips, which meant messy conditions but less swimmers and surfers out there so I could pick my own little spot often. Only people out there today … Continue reading Mad Fun, but rough surf.
Today for the 2nd time, my brother in law came surfing, he used his new board for the first time. We had amazing conditions at the South End, and 1ft 2ft waves, I think there was a couple of 3 ft. But they were all a great ride when we could get them. I'm hoping … Continue reading My Brother-in-law
So today, I turned the back of my board, successfully, Not saying I'm going left and right yet, but I'm saying I'm stable enough to start playing around with moving the board for the first time :). Can't wait to go out tomorrow!