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by Lucky Al
Wed Nov 22, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 443
Views: 33971

Re: Kelly's wave.

curses and curses upon kelly's wavepool! ten million years of drought, flooding, landslides, earthquakes, soil and water contamination from over-fertilization of neighbouring orchards, locusts, killer bees, cockroaches, rats, cats, dogs, crocodiles, spider monkeys, monkey dogs, and fresno ice and cr...
by Lucky Al
Wed Nov 22, 2017 7:08 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 443
Views: 33971

Re: Kelly's wave.

a curse upon kelly's wavepool! a million years of onshore gales and driving rain, of poo-stanced camera-secreting surf journos and striking mexican train drivers and pool cleaners upon it!
by Lucky Al
Tue Nov 14, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 443
Views: 33971

Re: Kelly's wave.

if the journos had a comp there who do you reckon would have won, nick?
by Lucky Al
Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16030
Views: 1265662

Re: Where did you surf today ?

i left for saigon the morning before the storm hit. not because the storm was coming but because my son's school break was over and we had to get back to bangkok. the next morning there were roofs flying, trees uprooting, streets flooding and ships wrecking up and down the coast. you probably wouldn...
by Lucky Al
Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:42 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16030
Views: 1265662

Re: Where did you surf today ?

the "right" down the beach was good for boogie, and crash.

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by Lucky Al
Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16030
Views: 1265662

Re: Where did you surf today ?

i've been surfing a fair bit lately in front of our place in vietnam. head-high mushy lefts. someone had left a 5'8" round-nosed quad under the staircase so i took it for a spin and liked the feel. i think the last time i surfed such a little board i was 14. i was surprised by how fast i went on it....
by Lucky Al
Thu Oct 26, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017
Replies: 107
Views: 4398

Re: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017

Gabesy Babe is going to cop awesome stink-eye from North Shore heavies! Maybe there'll even be words! He won't be phased! John John is the one who'll crumble.
by Lucky Al
Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017
Replies: 107
Views: 4398

Re: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017

Imagine if it gets decided by jujitsu and baseball bats in the car park!
by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:06 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017
Replies: 107
Views: 4398

Re: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017

Well I'm drinking wine and feel like typing something too! "The illusion which exalts us is dearer to us than ten thousand truths." It's from Pushkin but I read it in a Chekhov story the other day after seeing a Facebook friend's post about the gooseberry pie she cooked and took a picture of. It's p...
by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017
Replies: 107
Views: 4398

Re: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017

Closeout beachbreaks have been a part of human culture from the beginning. These waves have been depicted in prehistoric cave paintings and rock art found all over the world. Closeout beachbreaks were sacred even to primitive forms of humans like the neanderthals. Many surf anthropologists believe t...
by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 4649

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

schralpers gonna schralp.

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by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 4649

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

this is rad! i'm still a filipe fan.

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by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 4649

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

i've taken all these shots from the wsl's "photos" webpage, by the way: http://www.worldsurfleague.com/events/2 ... nce/photos. you can search for particular surfers, don't have to go through all of the photos. pretty convenient!
by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 4649

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

this looks like sort of like the one occy's doing in the peak ad in reverse, but i have a feeling occy might not have made his.

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by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:22 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 4649

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

what a cute skater boy!

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by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 4649

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

now this is a bottom turn.

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by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 4649

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

hello, where's gabriel off to now?

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by Lucky Al
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 4649

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

I wonder if they'll ever invent an invisible silent drone. They could call it the panopticon.

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