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by onawave
Sun Mar 21, 2010 11:51 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Marg River Live on Fuel
Replies: 8
Views: 971

Re: Marg River Live on Fuel

did parko compete in this one at all?
by onawave
Mon Mar 01, 2010 2:38 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Pig Dogging
Replies: 6
Views: 2105

Pig Dogging

Sorry if this has been posted before, but ive been trying to practice this in the surf we have had recently... for a trip i have coming up to indo this year....

basically take off straight into pig dog.... anyone got some hints and tips on this?
by onawave
Thu Feb 25, 2010 1:10 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: lewis samuels in surfer's path
Replies: 33
Views: 4157

Re: lewis samuels in surfer's path

but actually in saying all of this, i would rather have the surfing culture, compared to other sports. for example, i like it how people instantly understand at my work that i will only drink one or two beers on a friday night if the surf is looking good for tomorrow, and those same people ask on mo...
by onawave
Thu Feb 25, 2010 11:01 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: lewis samuels in surfer's path
Replies: 33
Views: 4157

Re: lewis samuels in surfer's path

Perhaps one thing that will come out of this is that surf magazines will realise that it just isn't good enough to simply replicate your magazine online every month, add an off the shelf forum and cross your fingers that they will come - you have to bring something else to the table. heh, i went th...
by onawave
Wed Feb 24, 2010 10:32 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Banyaks and Aceh - October?
Replies: 14
Views: 2050

Re: Banyaks and Aceh - October?

Had the Banyaks "Treasure Island " in mid-late October 2009 Ona . As previously mentioned the length of ride has shortened but still a great **** wave at 3-5 ft . Anything over tends to wash through . Also got some good waves in the Simulue region . There is also a group of Islands off the coast wh...
by onawave
Tue Feb 23, 2010 10:07 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: The Drifter
Replies: 36
Views: 4415

Re: The Drifter

i quite liked it for its surfing. the barrel that rob gets at the end on lombok is frikken awesome. for its other "acts" i thought it was good for what they were trying to achieve. my girlfriend really liked the entire movie, including the surfing. and for a non surfer to say this, i rekon thats pre...
by onawave
Mon Feb 15, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Ripping off Dane Reynolds.
Replies: 109
Views: 18250

Re: Ripping off Dane Reynolds.

pridmore: if you can reproduce the board that black duck posted. ill put a deposit down now...
by onawave
Thu Feb 11, 2010 5:06 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Ripping off Dane Reynolds.
Replies: 109
Views: 18250

Re: Ripping off Dane Reynolds.

boardscape avalon wrote:^^^^ jeez those things look like crap.
i know they advertise here but faark they bother me
ditto
by onawave
Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:03 am
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Ripping off Dane Reynolds.
Replies: 109
Views: 18250

Re: Ripping off Dane Reynolds.

prid, id definitely be interested in a board. i have been loving the quad biscuit ive been riding and would love to buy a local shape than an o/s one....
by onawave
Mon Feb 08, 2010 9:38 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Mozzies on Mentawai boat charters
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: Mozzies on Mentawai boat charters

nah, have been fine in the past. bring some repellent anyway. the lights on the boat tend to attract other types of insects, but nothing to be worried about.

but use it if you check out any islands or anything.
by onawave
Mon Feb 08, 2010 9:32 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Banyaks and Aceh - October?
Replies: 14
Views: 2050

Re: Banyaks and Aceh - October?

it all sounds very promising.... again i wanted something different out of a surf trip. this definitely seems to be the one to do for that. looking forward to the ments trip in may. that should be awesome, but for some reason im looking forward to this one more.... anymore info would be much appreci...
by onawave
Thu Feb 04, 2010 8:05 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Banyaks and Aceh - October?
Replies: 14
Views: 2050

Re: Banyaks and Aceh - October?

well ive booked, and looking forward to it. already hitting the ments this year in may. but the whole reason why i booked that trip was just try to get somewhere really remote. and that seemed like the place. from the little bit of reading ive done, it does sound hit and miss, but hey, thats why u d...
by onawave
Tue Feb 02, 2010 11:20 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Kelly Slater's Wizard's Sleeve (and the like)
Replies: 116
Views: 17078

Re: Kelly Slater's Wizard's Sleeve (and the like)

more new stuff from channel island... http://www.cisurfboards.com/sb_Gravy.asp

i recently bought a biscuit quad, and its been the funnest thing ive rode in ages...

be interesting to see how the gravy goes...
by onawave
Fri Jan 22, 2010 11:08 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Banyaks and Aceh - October?
Replies: 14
Views: 2050

Banyaks and Aceh - October?

Gents, I have an opportunity to head over to the Bankyaks / Aceh in early October on the Jim Banks trip. Its 13 days, and the setup looks really good. So has anyone hit the Banyaks? If so, it would be great hear some feedback, as it looks like one hell of a trip and i rekon at this stage it looks li...
by onawave
Fri Jan 15, 2010 2:39 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: ASP World Tour 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 2581

Re: ASP World Tour 2010

just a tad more on this, but essentially what i think we could have instore for 2010. kind of got inspired from watching the following: http://vimeo.com/8356090 anyway, i really do think joel will bounce back and give it one more go. if he doesnt get there this year, then i dont think he will get th...
by onawave
Wed Jan 13, 2010 10:05 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19008
Views: 1682205

Re: Where did you surf today ?

jumped in at manly at around 6ish....

wasnt too crowded, and funny little fat peaks. took our my brand new 5'8 biscuit quad. love the board. its a paddling wave catching machine....
by onawave
Wed Jan 13, 2010 9:23 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawais Vs Maldives
Replies: 45
Views: 10164

Re: Mentawais Vs Maldives

A good option this year would be jumping on one or two of the legs of Jim Banks's 6 month boat trip from timor to aceh. http://www.jimbanksurf.com/surftrips.html I applied for a job as a deckhand but didnt get it :oops: looks like insane trips.... ive already booked a trip to the ments this year in...
by onawave
Mon Jan 11, 2010 2:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19008
Views: 1682205

Re: Where did you surf today ?

there is actually surf around atm?