Tag Archives: Cornwall

Crantock Bay SUP mini guide

Crantock Bay nestles in the shadow of it’s bigger Newquay brother, located just across the River Gannel. And yet you couldn’t find a more contrasting spot. For all the perceived raucous goings on in Surf City UK, Crantock is a … Continue reading

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The other side – Crantock Easter SUP weekend

Perched atop a dune on ‘the other side’ of the River Gannel, white sand between toes, warm sunshine radiating down and a waist high swell pushing onto the sand bank, you wouldn’t know the supposed hedonistic Cornish town of Newquay … Continue reading

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Loe Beach, Cornwall, mini watersports guide

Fancy some watersports action? Love a bit of sailing, windsurfing or kayaking? If the answer is yes then Loe Beach, Feock (Cornwall), could be the ticket. Boasting intermediate friendly conditions and nestling close to Truro – Cornwall’s capital – a … Continue reading

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Cornwall kayaking – bite size location guides

I’m currently beavering away adding to/updating the long list of kayking mini spot guides on the sitons.com website. There’s already a significant list of locations – it’s now a case of making sure each entry gives a flavour of what paddlers … Continue reading

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Carbis Bay – watersports mini guide

Here’s another mini guide that’s recently been published on the sitons.com site. This time I spotlight Carbis Bay, St Ives, Cornwall. Carbis Bay is a great little bolt hole for all types of watersports enthusiast – particularly those looking for … Continue reading

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Cornish SUP

At the end of summer, the missus and I loaded up the wagon and headed southwest to the land of pasties (Cornwall), cream teas and Rattler (cider). A spot of saltwater SUP action was needed and the forecast was looking good … Continue reading

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BSUPA Watergate SUP Surfing National Champs 2013

I caught up with Loco boss hog, Joe Thwaites, earlier today to get the ever colourful northerner’s take on this weekend’s BSUPA National SUP Surf Championships held at Watergate Bay, Cornwall. They didn’t have the biggest of conditions but levels were … Continue reading

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