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by foamy
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21767
Views: 2389228

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Cowabunga! That’s some serious size.

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by foamy
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 6414
Views: 620443

Re: Just general surfing stuff

This on the wall of a coffee shop in Ala Moana Shopping Centre. They gave me a filthy enough look while I was taking the pics. :oops: Could never have got close enough to nick it. :roll: http://i285.photobucket.com/albums/ll46/TrevG27/DSCF4696Large.jpg http://i285.photobucket.com/albums/ll46/TrevG2...
by foamy
Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21767
Views: 2389228

Re: Where did you surf today ?

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by foamy
Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21767
Views: 2389228

Re: Where did you surf today ?

I don’t have a copy, but

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by foamy
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21767
Views: 2389228

Re: Where did you surf today ?

On the other hand......Nick, unlike everyone else on here, rarely paddles out without knowing someone. Guess it's a novelty. It’s not. I’ve had many surfs like today, like bombing 6-10’ plus days here in Sydney by myself. This was the first time I experienced the feeling of it being a weird, feral ...
by foamy
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 6414
Views: 620443

Re: Just general surfing stuff

I was just applying similar caveats that are not unfairly applied to Filipe Toledo and Jordy Smith when greatest surfer assessments are made.
by foamy
Sun Jun 02, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 6414
Views: 620443

Re: Just general surfing stuff

I was watching live, I reckon Steph’s kick stall gave me a stab of joy unmatched in my last 5 years of surf watching.
by foamy
Sun Jun 02, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 6414
Views: 620443

Re: Just general surfing stuff

I did think that Nick’s statement “Steph Gilmore is head and shoulders the best Australian surfer today, maybe the best in the world” needed some pretty significant caveats. My observations from the peanut gallery. Steph has not developed any confidence in waves of consequence. She has no air game. ...
by foamy
Sat Jun 01, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21767
Views: 2389228

Re: Where did you surf today ?

I know but Foamy made it work from a link I put up? I hit the quote button on your unsuccessful image post. That let me see the link you had tried to use. Which was, https://imgur.com/HQdu5qu That link got me to the webpage that included your link. Then I did the ipad version of what buddy did to g...
by foamy
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21767
Views: 2389228

Re: Where did you surf today ?

steve shearer wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:33 am
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by foamy
Wed May 15, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 6414
Views: 620443

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Passing thought. The current WSL seems full of young, trained, coached, sober, heat-winning (at least QS), hyper-performers. Kelly Slater. Ok, he’s not a contender. The fact that, at 47, in 2 and bit events, in small waves, he has not been the loser in 4 heats seems almost as remarkable as many of h...
by foamy
Tue May 07, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21767
Views: 2389228

Re: Where did you surf today ?

...and poor old Nick is stuck surfing Lowers.
by foamy
Fri May 03, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Sunny Garcia
Replies: 52
Views: 4223

Re: Sunny Garcia

steve shearer wrote:
Fri May 03, 2019 4:27 pm
hu8manity has a primal fear and hatred of trees.
Not in the cities, but certainly in the country they hate them.
by foamy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Bells Beach
Replies: 270
Views: 11801

Re: Bells Beach

Because context is important. Because, when you say, “Most of the surfing was simply awful”, it’s a bit like saying, I've been looking at those winning mud runner kilometre split times and I beat them at the local oval last Saturday just doing a few laps! It doesn’t help that, when you are paddling ...
by foamy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Bells Beach
Replies: 270
Views: 11801

Re: Bells Beach

I don't reckon GSTQ fully understands how difficult those conditions are to surf.
by foamy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Bells Beach
Replies: 270
Views: 11801

Re: Bells Beach

JJF was just having casual fun.
by foamy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Bells Beach
Replies: 270
Views: 11801

Re: Bells Beach

On the ipad, I get the opening ad but then no live broadcast on the site.
Swellnet or facebook work. I don't have the app.
by foamy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Bells Beach
Replies: 270
Views: 11801

Re: Bells Beach

Drailed, do you realise they don't show the live broadcast on the website anymore?