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Foilshop UK is go! (Well, it has been for a year already…).

At the tail end of 2020 Foilshop UK was launched. With my ongoing work in and around hydrofoiling (wing foil, windfoil, SUP foil, eFoil, foil surfing, foil pumping and so on) I hit upon the idea of creating ‘something’ around … Continue reading

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Tall, short, fat or skinny – SUP board sizes

There’s a big trend within stand up paddle surfing at the moment to go toothpick size with your stick. And yet, this simply isn’t possible for some of us. Finding yourself on the wrong side of 80kg prohibits paddlers sweeping around … Continue reading

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Grease up ya stick – Butta eco surf wax review

When you’ve spent your whole life chasing waves there’s nothing better than the smell of a brand new slab of wax to get those juices flowing. Rubbing the nectar vigorously across your stick, in anticipation of your first ride, is … Continue reading

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Lightweight style and comfort – Hey Dude Shoes Farty review

After reviewing Hey Dude Shoes’ Easy Life rigger boots, it was only right to put a pair of the the brand’s flagship Farty model to the test. Hey Dude Shoes Farty

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Biddable World 2014

Working with an agency like OKO, I often get the opportunity to attend events connected to all things digital. Even though my area of expertise is producing content, it’s always good to break out and see what’s going on in … Continue reading

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Five Finger Death Punch: Bad Company drum cover

Here I am messing about with Flymount GoPro mounting angles while bashing out beats to Five Finger Death Punch: Bad Company. The sound quality of my drums isn’t great, due to having to play with pads, but you should get … Continue reading

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Surfing/windsurfing/SUP/snowboard journalist – how to be a…

I still get asked how I became a journalist and writer who scribbles about his passions. Although I’m no traditional ‘hack’, and I’d never pretend to be, there’s always a pathway to achieving your goals – if you want it badly … Continue reading

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Top five blog posts of 2013

Thanks to WordPress for my year in blogging report 2013 – it always makes for interesting reading. The analytics that WordPress uses is easy to understand, track and manage – you don’t need an academic qualification in SEO to ‘get … Continue reading

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