The best surfing advice you’ve ever been given: Feel the fear and do it anyway
May26

The best surfing advice you’ve ever been given: Feel the fear and do it anyway

I seem to spend a lot of time in the water debating with myself about what on earth I’m doing. It goes something like this… “Ooh, this looks like a wave coming, oh I’m probably not going to get it, hmmm, I might, ok, yes let’s go, paddle hard Amy, oh, but it looks a bit big, and I’m a bit close to the peak, it’s going to break on my head, arrrggghhhh… [wave goes by and turns out I’m in pretty much the perfect spot] oh no, could...

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Tamraght and Taghazout, Morocco
Apr27

Tamraght and Taghazout, Morocco

Endless right hand point breaks, gorgeous weather and close to Europe, it’s no wonder Morocco’s such a popular surf trip destination. With everything from sheltered beach breaks to world-class point breaks, Morocco really does have a wave to cater to all needs, making it the perfect place for a chilled out surf trip where you can really improve your surfing.     Morocco also has a special place in my heart because it was the...

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Sri Lanka video
Apr24

Sri Lanka video

  I finally figured out (with the help of the lovely folk at Magisto) how to put all my videos together and make them look all fancy. So here’s a little edit of our Sri Lanka trip from February… Your browser does not support the video tag Hope you like it… And don’t forget to check out our full write up on South West Sri Lanka...

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The best surfing advice you’ve ever been given: Surf no matter what
Apr22

The best surfing advice you’ve ever been given: Surf no matter what

Next up in our ‘Best surfing advice you’ve ever been given’ series is one that I always forget to remember… Fortunately I’ve been reminded of it a lot lately, usually while I’m trying to convince myself, rather unconvincingly, that I should go surfing. Go surfing, no matter what. Seems simple enough, but think about the number of times you’ve talked yourself out of going surfing… because you had a rubbish surf last time…...

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How to duckdive like a pro
Mar30

How to duckdive like a pro

Duckdiving has always been my surfing achilles heel… I’ve never been able to do it right, at best I end up getting thrown off my board or dragged back and at worst I’d hit myself in the face with my board.  Yet it’s the most efficient way to get through a set, and I’m bored of getting frustrated at taking longer to get out back than everyone else, so I’ve made it my mission to finally learn how to...

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