Welcome to the first of a series of smaller blogs we will be doing looking at our motivations and learning on our adventures. I have recently been focusing on my paddle board technique, particularly efficient paddle stroke and upping my surf skills. I have sat on my computer, researching and reading a heap of top 5’s and […]Read more "5 tips to hone your SUP surfing"
Hey, so I know things have been quiet on here for a while. I’d like to say that it was because we’ve been so busy having adventures. Although we have had some, this is not the reason. In all honesty, I have been feeling a little uninspired recently, having had a few disappointing surf trips […]Read more "Sunova Beach"
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“You must be crazy!” “Isn’t it cold?” “Are there any waves here?”
Just some of the responses you get when you tell people you are a surfer (even a paddle surfer), let alone telling them you surf in Kent. Unless you live in a surf town it seems the average person still thinks of surfing as a sport that is limited to far off lands with constant sun and waves. There’s something special about being a Kent surfer though. Something that is difficult to explain and verbalize but I’m going to give it a go… with some help from my fellow surfers.Read more "I Thought You Could Only Surf in Cornwall?"
It’s been nearly five weeks since we returned from Ireland and boy has it flown by. I was planning to write this blog the minute we returned, however, working full time and having the surge of bank holidays meant more surf trips and not much time in between! What can we say about Ireland other […]Read more "An Ireland in the Sun"
Hi, my name is Louise. Or perhaps in this context Step mumma-boards. One thing I’ve realised this month is that I’m a bit like a plant. .. Well, in that I’m powered by the sun. (So in that analogy, I could also be a lizard or a tortoise.) But what I actually mean is that […]Read more "Spring has sprung"