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by Over55yrs
Mon Jul 16, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Manly, small but not crowded around lunchtime, got 2 good waves to make the effort worthwhile.
by Over55yrs
Thu Jul 05, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Finally got out there around lunchtime - some good waves to be had but pity the northerly wind.
by Over55yrs
Wed Jul 04, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Manly looked just great and with guys who could actually surf........
by Over55yrs
Fri Jun 29, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3946
Views: 308019

Re: Just general surfing stuff

And another article in the SMH about the 'disgrace'

https://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/life-a ... 4zobz.html
by Over55yrs
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3946
Views: 308019

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Stories of 2 near drownings in the recent swells....and second last paragraph from Jim Banks getting the bends !

https://www.swellnet.com/news/swellnet- ... d-dog-down

https://www.coastalwatch.com/surfing/25 ... at-uluwatu
by Over55yrs
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Finally Manly and not closeouts.
by Over55yrs
Tue Jun 19, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Well Parra are currently playing like a bunch of babies.................
by Over55yrs
Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Small at Manly but worth the trip.
by Over55yrs
Fri May 18, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Nice little peak amongst the backpackers, learners, SUP and others (who all drifted north of it).
by Over55yrs
Wed May 16, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3946
Views: 308019

Re: Just general surfing stuff

by Over55yrs
Sat May 12, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Getting logged out when posting?
Replies: 19
Views: 1191

Re: Getting logged out when posting?

hello test post........swell just appearing at Manly


no issues for me to post
by Over55yrs
Thu May 10, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

wave at Campbell Island off NZ at 23.8 metres

https://www.smh.com.au/environment/weat ... 4zej6.html
by Over55yrs
Mon May 07, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Autumn
Replies: 46
Views: 3842

Re: Autumn

yep, the NEster. Out at Manly in the morning, guys in boardies and felt and looked just like summer (but the crowds were very low).
by Over55yrs
Sun May 06, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Well not at the Surf Ranch - watched some highlights of the Founders Cup on Foxtel for day 1. Interesting but a bit flat - the waves were machine like, the surfers all knew where the tube would be, how many seconds in there, it felt and looked a bit the same although the women did seem to surf with ...
by Over55yrs
Mon Apr 30, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

ahhThe Peak........wandered out once there many many years ago (back in the very early days of the plus, Hynde and Co) and didn't catch a wave. Never been back.
by Over55yrs
Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Margaret River Pro 2018
Replies: 202
Views: 11317

Re: Margaret River Pro 2018

Well that's probably the end of this event on the tour (another one gone). leaves JJF ranked number 26 on the tour so pretty hard to retain the title. statement from WSL - they do say a chance to finish the event later in the year but not clear where and how http://www.swellnet.com/news/swellnet-dis...
by Over55yrs
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18071
Views: 1573793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Manly close outs (again)