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by tootr
Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:02 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Watch recommendations
Replies: 16
Views: 1615

Re: Watch recommendations

Matches with the cufflinks.
by tootr
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:02 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 537
Views: 59979

Re: Kelly's wave.

Paddle battles will be pretty short.
by tootr
Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 537
Views: 59979

Re: Kelly's wave.

by tootr
Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 537
Views: 59979

Re: Kelly's wave.

The video of nick blowing his first take off is embargoed too.
by tootr
Fri Nov 10, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1611
Views: 164067

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

For those interested, here are some stats from the DPI tagging program.
(Non target species include grey nurse, various whalers, rays, and a mako)
(The Coffs and Forster programs started in Jul-Aug 17)

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by tootr
Fri Oct 27, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017
Replies: 107
Views: 10064

Re: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017

The 2020 World Title will be decided at the Abu Dhabi Masters.
by tootr
Thu Oct 26, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017
Replies: 107
Views: 10064

Re: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017

JJF by a couple of hairs.

The ones on his chin.
by tootr
Thu Oct 26, 2017 7:03 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017
Replies: 107
Views: 10064

Re: Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2017

If the title is decided by an air at crap 3 foot pipe I’m going to cry.
by tootr
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1611
Views: 164067

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

Bloke: Hello, I'd like to make an insurance claim on my car.
Operator: Yes, sir, what happened?
Bloke: It got crushed by fifty pounds of dead whale falling from a great height.
Operator: Click.
by tootr
Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1611
Views: 164067

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

Sunshine Coast buried whale drama hotting up. So called experts suggest it will decompose in short order. Nup. Whale buried Bar Beach June 2010 http://www.theherald.com.au/story/456026/dead-sperm-whale-buried-on-bar-beach/ Whale carcass Bar Beach exposed December 2016. http://www.abc.net.au/news/201...
by tootr
Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1611
Views: 164067

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

It's been written up on swillnut just now.
by tootr
Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1611
Views: 164067

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

Apparently it's been buried - on the beach.
:-?
by tootr
Fri Oct 13, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 10623

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

Remember a talk story piece where each star had to hold a can of red bull and a microphone in the one hand
by tootr
Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:28 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiksilver Pro France 2017
Replies: 100
Views: 10623

Re: Quiksilver Pro France 2017

Wavepool will get rid of these pesky variations.
by tootr
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1611
Views: 164067

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

Whale carcass buried at south Ballina causing some consternation.
by tootr
Thu Oct 05, 2017 12:30 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiver thread
Replies: 1166
Views: 122341

Re: Quiver thread

Saltman It's a smart board. Clean simple roundtail, slightly eggy planshape, plenty of foam in the mid section but foiled out and the rails are not too beefy. Deep single to double concave.
My first Outer and I doubt it will be my last.
by tootr
Wed Oct 04, 2017 11:47 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiver thread
Replies: 1166
Views: 122341

Re: Quiver thread

I've narrowed things down and simplified, given at 51 y/o the brain is writing cheques the body can't cash.

6.2 Campbell Octafish
6.6 Goddard quad
7.0 Outer Island quad
7.2 Campbell egg
9.2 Goddard modern log
10.1 La Maitre glider
by tootr
Sun Oct 01, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 537
Views: 59979

Re: Kelly's wave.

Me too. He's spilt a few beans too.
At 15 waves per hour the economics (for a commercial venture) won't stack up.