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by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 12835

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

And if the surf is waist high or above the box jellies don't survive.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 12835

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Al I used Trove today to find out why Mr Caruthers wasn't permitted to join the board of the Bacon Association in 1938.
by alakaboo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 12835

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

When the beer runs out.
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 12835

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Jesus ratfcuking Christ, they're still in round 3?!

This is going to take longer than cosmetic dental work on the WSL judging panel.
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3946
Views: 308846

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Ace Buchan did that in a CT heat in Europe a few years ago.
Still blows my mind he didn't get a 10.
by alakaboo
Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 537
Views: 62466

Re: Kelly's wave.

See they've gone with the Outerknown pricing structure.

What is that, a month in the Maldives?
A year in Indo?
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 07, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Injuries Blog
Replies: 78
Views: 10333

Re: Injuries Blog

The lines they draw to make sure that they operate on the right hand.

You clowns do realise that the operation was because of the swelling, right?
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Injuries Blog
Replies: 78
Views: 10333

Re: Injuries Blog

Yeah I'm actually in for finger extension surgery, the sting story is a ruse.
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 07, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Injuries Blog
Replies: 78
Views: 10333

Re: Injuries Blog

I got a similar looking injury at work once Boo, it healed up a lot quicker than I thought it would considering the mangled looking mess it looked. Do you have a number one at the top of your list of culprits yet? Stonefish or scorpion fish. Won't ever really know, not enough clinical evidence. I s...
by alakaboo
Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Injuries Blog
Replies: 78
Views: 10333

Re: Injuries Blog

Not a surf injury but coastal at least.
Maybe wait until after lunch.



























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by alakaboo
Sun Mar 04, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Thumb sprain
Replies: 2
Views: 441

Re: Thumb sprain

Get an x-ray.

Sounds like skier's thumb, but you may need a cast if it is a fracture.

Hands are complex, get professional advice early.
by alakaboo
Sat Mar 03, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: that wetsuit discussion...
Replies: 2059
Views: 317749

Re: that wetsuit discussion...

I had an Xcel infinity 3/2 and it was too hot for Sydney and almost too much for spring/autumn in Torquay and SW WA.

The first season it was almost waterproof, I was scared to piss in it, the second all the seams started to leak like a seive.
by alakaboo
Tue Feb 27, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: that wetsuit discussion...
Replies: 2059
Views: 317749

Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Sounds like 'need essentials' left out some essential components like stitching.
by alakaboo
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: bonzers.....the quad fad is over
Replies: 809
Views: 132444

Re: bonzers.....the quad fad is over

I was meaning for the centre box, but it sounds like you'll just have plugs?
by alakaboo
Mon Feb 26, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: bonzers.....the quad fad is over
Replies: 809
Views: 132444

Re: bonzers.....the quad fad is over

I can lend you some fins Jimmy
by alakaboo
Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Strahan tassie
Replies: 111
Views: 9584

Re: Strahan tassie

Best of luck with the move digger.
by alakaboo
Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18201
Views: 1577939

Re: Where did you surf today ?

An 89 minute half is pretty good, were you still on the pingas from the night before?

Fartlek is Swedish for speed-play.
It isn't fun at all.

400s are essentiallly a lactate tolerance event. They suck.
by alakaboo
Sat Feb 24, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3946
Views: 308846

Re: Just general surfing stuff

That pod will shatter if you look askance at it.