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by alakaboo
Thu Apr 15, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 24836
Views: 3980433

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Well said.
by alakaboo
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:39 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Attention board nerds
Replies: 4
Views: 259

Re: Attention board nerds

Does his little brother Cabbage get to ride any?
by alakaboo
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 8042
Views: 1305998

Re: Just general surfing stuff

I could see about 8 moments in that ride where I would've gone over the handlebars.
by alakaboo
Thu Apr 01, 2021 1:51 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 8042
Views: 1305998

Re: Just general surfing stuff

The answer to that gets a bit complex Trev. The location, intensity and frequency of different types of storms are changing, probably due to climate change but the wave records aren't super long and there are a whole lot of factors (SAM, ENSO etc). Under climate change projections there are more TCs...
by alakaboo
Thu Apr 01, 2021 12:13 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 8042
Views: 1305998

Re: Just general surfing stuff

That's all correct, Trev.
by alakaboo
Tue Mar 23, 2021 9:36 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: General snow stuff
Replies: 518
Views: 162506

Re: General snow stuff

That just looks silly.

Skis look stupid in the pipe. It's the one part of the mountain where they don't belong.
by alakaboo
Sat Mar 20, 2021 11:43 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 8042
Views: 1305998

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Trev wrote:
Sat Mar 20, 2021 6:33 pm
New wave pool in Switzerland!!!
My surf-obsessed Swiss mate has been frothing on it for years.
I tried to point out they have mountains.
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 17, 2021 4:56 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: skateboarding ...
Replies: 467
Views: 170261

Re: skateboarding ...

They've got some strong weed in California
by alakaboo
Tue Mar 16, 2021 11:34 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: that wetsuit discussion...
Replies: 2183
Views: 584395

Re: that wetsuit discussion...

My Xcel boots arrived yesterday for my spring surfing adventure about which I am unnaturally excited.
It's a fcuking business getting them on but they certainly won't let in much water.
by alakaboo
Sat Mar 13, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: New Concept in Surfboard Design and Construction.
Replies: 85
Views: 7674

Re: New Concept in Surfboard Design and Construction.

More room for weed, nice thinking.
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 10, 2021 1:19 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 8042
Views: 1305998

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Have you surfed the Sand Engine?

I've seen a lot of presentations from Delft about it but don't have any accounts of what the breaks are actually like to surf.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:13 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 8042
Views: 1305998

Re: Just general surfing stuff

I watched about 5 minutes. Some Brazilian girl did a pretty nice cut-down on a closeout. Got a high 3.
Ben Dunn was droning on about a whole bunch of 'cenny coast crew giving it a nudge'. I poured myself another drink and logged off.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 04, 2021 8:19 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 8042
Views: 1305998

Re: Just general surfing stuff

There's still a QS tour?

How does that work in the age of quarantine?
by alakaboo
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:33 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 24836
Views: 3980433

Re: Where did you surf today ?

There was a baby bull shark playing in the waves yesterday. Maybe 2ft long. A few of us saw it. We weren't sure what it was but I've just had a look at some pics of bull shark pups and I reckon that's what it was. Wonder where Mum was? Pretty unusual to seea baby bull shark in the ocean. Their bioc...
by alakaboo
Tue Feb 16, 2021 2:10 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: The Outsider
Replies: 208
Views: 11264

Re: The Outsider

Historically though, UK and Europe lost access to the commons generations ago. I'm not surprised you can't understand Australians fighting to prevent corporate takeovers of public spaces. The right to roam still exists in many European countries, to a far greater extent than in Australia. The UK is...
by alakaboo
Tue Feb 16, 2021 2:08 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: How much should I lose selling an Ás New 'Board
Replies: 25
Views: 1137

Re: How much should I lose selling an Ás New 'Board

All of it, for spending $1100 on a DHD.
by alakaboo
Mon Feb 15, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: The Outsider
Replies: 208
Views: 11264

Re: The Outsider

Historically though, UK and Europe lost access to the commons generations ago. I'm not surprised you can't understand Australians fighting to prevent corporate takeovers of public spaces. The right to roam still exists in many European countries, to a far greater extent than in Australia. The UK is...
by alakaboo
Mon Feb 15, 2021 2:21 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: The Outsider
Replies: 208
Views: 11264

Re: The Outsider

Historically though, UK and Europe lost access to the commons generations ago. I'm not surprised you can't understand Australians fighting to prevent corporate takeovers of public spaces. The right to roam still exists in many European countries, to a far greater extent than in Australia. The UK is...