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by alakaboo
Thu Apr 19, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Margaret River Pro 2018
Replies: 146
Views: 3539

Re: Margaret River Pro 2018

Owen's first and last 10s at Cloudbreak were pretty good
https://youtu.be/xrawUZBepLY
by alakaboo
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Margaret River Pro 2018
Replies: 146
Views: 3539

Re: Margaret River Pro 2018

Maths obviously isn't a focus in the Brazilian education system.
by alakaboo
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Margaret River Pro 2018
Replies: 146
Views: 3539

Re: Margaret River Pro 2018

These shark cancellations both seem to benefit the Brazilian contingent. Mick got bumped in jbay and Julian paddled towards the shark. No sharks were close to the competition and the whole brazo team refuses to get wet. The saddest thing about all this is the fact people are saying the pools will be...
by alakaboo
Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Margaret River Pro 2018
Replies: 146
Views: 3539

Re: Margaret River Pro 2018

If I turned up and saw that surf I'd be three glasses deep at the nearest cellar door quicker than you could say Jack Robinson.
by alakaboo
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Autumn
Replies: 14
Views: 1119

Re: Autumn

As I've been mostly out of the water, I think it is glorious.

But yeah, only my egg has been wet this Autumn.
by alakaboo
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Front shoulder pain.
Replies: 20
Views: 636

Re: Front shoulder pain.

steve shearer wrote:
Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:00 pm
Can surf, do push-ups, dip[s etc etc but there is pain and swelling.

Seems to be some impingement when I bring my elbow up and arm towards my centreline.

tweaked it putting on a wetsuit top and it's swollen and painful.

Any ideas?
Try going back to a back zip.
by alakaboo
Sun Apr 08, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1492
Views: 153618

Re: Midlengths

The plan is to give it a few more weeks, then if she hasn't agreed bury her in the sand dunes.
by alakaboo
Wed Apr 04, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17158
Views: 1437155

Re: Where did you surf today ?

There’s three foot of east swell up there. Surely the points have something even if it’s cross-onshore? Just can't get my head around surfing the Pass at the moment, even though I know it's really good. It wasn't that good over Easter. When it had size the angle was wrong, and when it swung round a...
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 22, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Nth Cal
Replies: 9
Views: 472

Re: Nth Cal

Craigslist.

Not crabmeat's list of schools he can't approach for legal reasons, the online classifieds.
by alakaboo
Fri Mar 16, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Nick Carroll wrote:
Fri Mar 16, 2018 4:06 pm
Nothing can stop us doing the Gold.
I already withdrew the application!
Don't mess with me.
by alakaboo
Fri Mar 16, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Whoops. makes it an absolute gun achievement. i separated my shoulder, and arthrosis has crept in bcos i did too much too soon on it. but enough of that sad story, what Jules did , with that injury, is an incredible act. i can't believe You need to start mixing with men like me Braithy and the unbe...
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Beanpole wrote:
Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:50 pm
Lucky Al wrote:
Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:03 pm
sorry alakaboo i often delete my posts if i see a mistake and then repost them. i worked in publishing for years.
You can edit them you know without deleting them.
You can even edit them in your mind before you post, and decide not to.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Al, send me a PM and I'll show you where to look for that stuff.
We have a person at work who loves military history.

Oh, you deleted it.
Offer stands.

WTF, now it's back again.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Lucky Al wrote:
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:42 pm
i don't know what you're talking about alakaboo! did you find out why?
Yes!
The former board hadn't been dismissed properly so there was no vacancy.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

And if the surf is waist high or above the box jellies don't survive.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Al I used Trove today to find out why Mr Caruthers wasn't permitted to join the board of the Bacon Association in 1938.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

When the beer runs out.
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 218
Views: 7018

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Jesus ratfcuking Christ, they're still in round 3?!

This is going to take longer than cosmetic dental work on the WSL judging panel.