Tag Archives: Exploco

5 UK SUP spots that kick ass

Stand up paddle boarding is a diverse beast and the UK offers a huge choice of locations depending on what part of the sport you fancy having a bash at. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a staunchly committed wave head or a … Continue reading

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Ant Baker interview

Ant Baker is arguably one of the most recognisable faces in UK windsurfing today. A highly regarded ‘guru’ coach, successful competitor – on both the world stage and back on home UK waters – a colourful character down at the … Continue reading

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Goya Eclipse 5.3m review

Recently I put the Goya Eclipse 5.3m to the test during a particularly Baltic period of weather in the UK. Battling against the elements (the cold most noticeably) and wind conditions that have been refusing to play ball (breeze from the evil tack – … Continue reading

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Mormaii winter wetsuit review

Well, it’s still absolutely brass monkey’s here in Northern Europe and by the looks of the forecast it’s due to get even colder again! (Ugh!) For those who spend any length of time in the drink then you’ll definitely need to rubber up. Here’s my … Continue reading

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ISA SUP and Paddleboard Champs 2013

The ISA SUP and Paddleboard Champs were recently held out in Peru and the action came thick and fast. Anyone watching via the live streaming would have been treated to some seriously progressive SUP surfing and nail biting SUP racing. The UK performed admirably but … Continue reading

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10 high wind windsurfing destinations

Looking for full power windsurfing destinations? Waves or flat water, the choice is yours – here’s 10 of the best… Fi, full power Vassiliki – pic Tez Plavenieks  

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Tech 21 Submariner iPhone case review

Plenty of companies design and manufacture iPhone cases suitable for lots of different applications. Tech 21’s Submariner is aimed squarely at the beach user and from my point of view I found it ideal for shooting pics on the water. Check … Continue reading

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5 SUP surf spots to ride before you die

This post was actually written last year and has now been published on Xploco. Still a decent bucket list – even if I do say so myself. What do you think? South shore Maui – not big but still fun – pic … Continue reading

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Summer windsurfing in Maui

For those windsurfer’s contemplating a trip to Maui for the first time then maybe heading to the Mecca in the off season (summer) is the way forward? Summer in Maui (June, July and August) serves up consistent side shore breeze, mellow … Continue reading

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