Friday, December 6, 2019
How to overcome fear in surfing Special guest Andrew Cotton tells us all about his journey to becoming a big wave surfer and how he managed to surf 40ft waves and using fear is his advantage. Big wave surfers are pragmatic...
“Where am I, have I fallen asleep in a freezer?” I ask myself when I open the hood of my winter sleeping bag and see Mont Blanc bathing in the early morning sunshine. "Am I dreaming, or is this...
Sitting in the plane back, moments of the past week flash by. Completely empty line-ups. Crackling, but also crystal clear water. Countless bays. Shadow of the mountains. The big wave surfer on his own at Pantin. The snooze moments between...
  BY RYAN CABEAZAS (@Ryanshapes) So you decided that you love surfing. Enough to want your very own surfboard, or maybe even a few. With so many options nowadays, things can get confusing. Let this guide help you pick the right...
Our oceans are having a hard time. It’s there for that organisations like Surfrider Foundation, Save the Waves and National Geographic are drawing attention to get the oceans clean. And the amount is growing. But what can we do...
Did you know that regular sun cream is harmful to the environment? The chemicals contained in sun cream destroy plankton and are toxic to fish. In addition, the coral is dying in various parts of the world. Fortunately, there...
Siouville-Hague After a 13hour drive(!) we arrived at a huge cliff. We took the road downhill and we wove through small towns surrounding the cliff. When we finally got down we drove by a harbor. The harbor was filled with...
Small charming campsite near Plage de Kermabec And again we found a campsite to be included in the list of surf campsites in France. After browsing through Google Maps (campsite near the beach), reviews (at least 4 out of 5 stars)...
His entire life rehabilitation specialist and surfer Tijs Bezeij has been fascinated by the sea. So for good reason he is very satisfied with his place of work in Heliomare, in the dunes of Wijk aan Zee. This is the...
Billabong presents ‘Welcome To Hossegor’, a short documentary about Europe’s iconic surf destination in France. In a short 8-minute format you'll discover Hossegor’s famous beaches & breath-taking surroundings. Read our Hossegor Surf Guide https://youtu.be/BrSIaaw_cPQ