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by saltman
Fri Jul 27, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Jesus, imagine what that bloke went through. It started off with a two wave hold down. My mate said he was close to shore not long after, and could have got in and walked up the Uluwatu Villas stairs. Without a board there's very little chance of getting in at the cave in those conditions. Even wit...
by saltman
Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: winter 2018
Replies: 51
Views: 2434

Re: winter 2018

Flat here
Planning on hitting the rocks around sunset tomorrow -
by saltman
Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Some Keyboard surfers are a bit harsh judging it- the drone footage is not flattering, though it does give a perspective on the speed
The land based footage is more impressive
by saltman
Thu Jul 26, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: winter 2018
Replies: 51
Views: 2434

Re: winter 2018

Conditions are nice for fishing off the rocks at the moment
A bit slow of the beach up here
by saltman
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

After immersing myself in all the footage of this swell and in a daze
I have come to the sad conclusion that what I have been doing for the last 35 years
Is NOT surfing
SHATtered
by saltman
Wed Jul 25, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

That’s damned hefty
by saltman
Wed Jul 25, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: winter 2018
Replies: 51
Views: 2434

Re: winter 2018

Patience Steve
I am off on the 3rd for 2 weeks so it should be good soon
by saltman
Wed Jul 25, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

How did you fare with the fire?
by saltman
Tue Jul 24, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: post your modern day sickness
Replies: 685
Views: 104312

Re: post your modern day sickness

Cranked wrote:
Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:38 pm
No split V stringers.

Which shop? Hmmm. From the new, almost done, underpass, going towards legian, on the road that becomes jalan sunset, its the first big surfshop on the left. Its about 2-3k from the underpass.
Know it thanks
by saltman
Tue Jul 24, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: post your modern day sickness
Replies: 685
Views: 104312

Re: post your modern day sickness

A shop in Bali Which one?
Any have that split V stringer?
by saltman
Mon Jul 23, 2018 1:55 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Waves you've seen but never ridden.
Replies: 19
Views: 1281

Re: Waves you've seen but never ridden.

The left Bommie in front of the north Bilgola headland
Saw it look rideable about 3 times in 10 years
On once with guys paddling near it
by saltman
Sat Jul 21, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: post your modern day sickness
Replies: 685
Views: 104312

Re: post your modern day sickness

They would come out of the glass lab in machinery drive south tweed
by saltman
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Wow 10 pages of Kilojoule tardfest ! And no sign of the dribble ceasing This is fanspastic I think I'm about done now salty, besides I'm rested now and its time to head back to the surf. Its nowhere near the forecast size, I think its because the 16s swell has dropped off as predicted, but the 22s ...
by saltman
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Mostly, I just go to the beach. Usually take a couple of boards. Only ever seem to get it badly wrong if I take one I have just 3 boards now - 5'9", 6'2" & 7'0". I want more, but it's getting sort of pointless as I'm not sure I even need the the semi-gun these days Anyway, it's the 6'2" with either...
by saltman
Wed Jul 18, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Wow 10 pages of Kilojoule tardfest ! And no sign of the dribble ceasing
This is fanspastic
by saltman
Sun Jul 15, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

steve shearer wrote:
Sun Jul 15, 2018 11:20 am
You're off again!

You a drug smuggler?
Budgies
by saltman
Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18529
Views: 1616355

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Take note shearer crabby buddy
The SOI* (proven the most reliable surf predict algorithm) indicates continued excellent surf for the next 7 days
* Salty’s Overseas Indicator
by saltman
Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: J-Bay 2018
Replies: 145
Views: 4950

Re: J-Bay 2018

Love the way Steph weights and unweights with a slight raise of the elbow, and isn’t afraid to shift the back foot forward
Classic style
and still gets vertical