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by Slowman
Wed Apr 04, 2007 12:08 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Konnichi Wa!
Replies: 49
Views: 6784

I know an island about 3hrs flight south, a former Japanese colony where the water is a lot warmer. A few Japanese do some surf trips there. Tetrapods and sea walls are a feature of Asian coastal landscapes due to typhoons which can at times be quite unpleasant, apart from the obvious benefits for s...
by Slowman
Wed Apr 04, 2007 11:08 am
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: New Board
Replies: 7
Views: 2139

Hi, Looks like the board will be ready sooner than I was told. Hopefully not made of chocolate as I'm hoping for Thursday or Tuesday. Is $180 extra reasonable for a spray job that covers most of the deck? Thanks, Mic I think that's a question we've all asked ourselves :lol: for some yes, for some y...
by Slowman
Wed Apr 04, 2007 11:01 am
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Wollongong shapers.
Replies: 12
Views: 2469

What do you guys think of the Byrne TC Plus 6'5" x 18&3/4" x 2&5/8"? I was thinking of getting one for surfing more powerful waves than just the usual beach breaks.
by Slowman
Wed Apr 04, 2007 10:51 am
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Pro surfers who don't surf anymore??
Replies: 114
Views: 49474

The MP bio by Sean Doherty was about he saddest thing I've ever read, the best thing about that book was some of the history it went through. True people give up surfing for all sorts of reasons. I nearly gave up surfing for the last 20 years because I've been involved in other sports, cycling and t...
by Slowman
Tue Apr 03, 2007 11:50 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Night Surfing
Replies: 27
Views: 4180

The Alley at North Cronulla used to be and still is well lit. Can remember staying out until after dark in summer quite a few times, also out at the Point but never intentionally went surfing at night. The whole shark thing worries me. I believe that is when the Sharks hunt and that is why they have...
by Slowman
Tue Apr 03, 2007 11:01 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Pro surfers who don't surf anymore??
Replies: 114
Views: 49474

tube5 wrote:Gary Green works at Jackson's / Caringbah
And he still surfs.