When I first started going to Central America on surf trips I was blown away by the number of Brazilians that just burned me cold. When I protested they threw up their hands in disbelief. My friends, we all started surfing in the early 70s, were also amazed. So I sat back in the lineup and...
"Long fish was just kind of a need that I had, if I was going to do the fish. It started really going off after Derek did his thing, and I started getting orders for the Derek Hynd template. So I took the fish blank and I maxed one out for me that was 6'2", but I never rode it. I was afraid I'd...
Depends where you are. Here in the islands there are few if any people around and you leave your vehicle at the end of some bush track, often where you cannot see it From the lineup. Do not lock the vehicle! It’s easy for someone to smash a window and they will assume that there is something...
WSL showing it has moved on from what surfing really means to most of us. They continue to distance themselves from the average joe and crap all over what the traditional ethos of surfing is.
Gabby is a talented and determined guy but a train wreck of a role model for young kids.
just picked up this TW twin +trailer set with the Shadow in mind. OC, what do you think?
They are pretty big but should give it a different feel to the Stilletos. Have been riding mostly keel fin fish recently.
The long fish I rode was great in small surf, waves that my 5’8 fish would have struggled in. They are also supposed to be good in big waves, beyond what a 5’ something rail will feel under control and fast enough in. I’m thinking you can ride them in some decent sized waves.
These are the Captain Fin Co CC twin especial keels. About 10% bigger than the K2s.
Another good modern twin fin set is the Tyler Warren twin and trailer set. Great to use in some 5 fin boards on smaller days.