Today, some 1-1.5 ft surf, I took out the Softech Fatboy, designed for small broken waves, but i managed with beginning to drop in, then throwing my body so far back by legs were off the back and the nose lifted up, to actually make this board drop in. If you try to do it … Continue reading 1-1.5ft
My sister came out today, had mad fun, more than I bet she thought she would!, she almost stood up on her first time. But the best thing was - It was small, and easy for her to stand at low tide. Ben's knot came undone on his new leash attachment, I re-tied his lesbian … Continue reading Sister
I went left today for a nice long ride, for the first time ever, i was actually going fully left along a wave and had a nice long ride, and it was cut shorter than I’d like though, by some lesbian tourist and her boyfriend dropping in on the same wave together on 1 board … Continue reading First Left
Today my surfing specs and hat arrived, can't wait to use them so I can stay out longer in the sun. Scorched eyes are something surfers seem to tolerate because they want to look cool and not wear eye protection, well I'm not joining that club. These ones actually do look pretty good to be … Continue reading Gear
After today's session, and my brother in law slipping off his board the other day. I decided to fully wax these boards right up. Both ready to go. I've learnt that I only really need to wax where contact is made with the board, both paddling and standing. This higher melting point wax should hold … Continue reading Waxed for the heat
Today, not as big as yesterday but the waves are much more frequent, and maybe only a little smaller, so 5ft and 4ft instead of 6 and 7 ft So, I couldn't be assed trying to go out the back for now, I'm only just getting used to this board. I waxed it up after … Continue reading Beach closed (again)
My first board came today, one for me and one for my brother in law. It's a foamie / fun board 8 foot. I just dropped down to it from a 9 foot so it'll take some getting used to. But it should be the board I'm with for a long time as I improve.