Monthly Archives: August 2013

Tushingham brand spotlight

Tushingham have been a mainstay of UK windsurfing since the very early days. In 2013 Tushy continue to be at the forefront of the sport in the British Isles and now, with their added SUP arm, in the form of … Continue reading

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Robby Naish profile

Robby Naish is still the king of the water, even though he’s cracking on in terms of age. And yet, he still kills it – mixing things up across a number of watery disciplines – he isn’t showing any signs … Continue reading

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Loco SUP interview

August’s issue of The Paddler is now out and features my interview with Loco stand up paddle board company head honcho Joe Thwaites. I sat down with the NE (UK) based ripper to find out the colourful company head’s opinions … Continue reading

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Hardcore stand up paddle surf spots

The British Isles has some awesome waves when the right conditions come together. A fickle beast yes, weather, tides, swell direction and wave size all come into play and can make or break your day. And yet, we have a … Continue reading

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K3 Designs SUP paddles review

K3 Designs produce two SUP paddles, the Battle Blade and Bamboo Blade, and they’re both proving to be a bit of hit. The south coast based boutique windsurfing and stand up paddle boarding hardware brand are going from strength to … Continue reading

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Learning to surf – and never looking back

After my introduction to our Mother Ocean as a toddler, which mostly involved clinging round my dad’s neck as he swam and dived in the foam, I was eventually given a crappy fluorescent green bodyboard – complete with string wrist … Continue reading

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Try it, you might like it – reasons to snowboard

Here in the UK we’re still enjoying those warm summer months. After amazing weather in July we’re still doing OK in terms of less rain and more sun, but without wanting to sound like the prophet of doom, winter will … Continue reading

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