British Longboard Union Porthmeor 2021

The first event of the British Longboard Union tour was held in very small but perfect waves at Porthmeor in St.Ives. I came away with a shocker in the Open, losing first round but very happy with a 4th place in the Single fin in a stacked final with Sam Bleakley, Elliot Dudley and MikeContinue reading “British Longboard Union Porthmeor 2021”

BLU #2 Fistral

After 2 attempts to run the event we finally got together for the second of 3 events in the British Tour series. Saturday morning gave us perfect knee to waist high clean logging waves with enough power to get going, after high tide the swell slowly disappeared and Sunday we awoke to ankle snappers butContinue reading “BLU #2 Fistral”

Surfed Out

Most surf shops nowadays are more fashion boutiques than core surf shops, this is partly due simply to the better mark-ups available on clothing than hardware. Fortunately here in Braunton that is not the case on the whole with most stores being more hardware orientated in particular Surfed Out. Founded in 1999 the team haveContinue reading “Surfed Out”

The Harley Ingleby Diamond Drive Thunderbolt Review

Model sizes available9’2 x 22 1/2 x 3 69L9’4 x 23 x 3 1/16 76L I’ll keep this pretty simple. Oh my what a board! The best description I can think of is that this is a higher performance version of the TJ Gem.  I’ve only surfed it a few times but for the largerContinue reading “The Harley Ingleby Diamond Drive Thunderbolt Review”