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by crabmeat thompson
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Autumn
Replies: 46
Views: 3666

Re: Autumn

meh. worst autumn i can remember
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17746
Views: 1542854

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Gotta agree with not-blocked b'pole. Always attempt for good wine without the negative reaction Mostly ok and the odd good one. Some woeful, but came unstuck last week with our charitable attempt at looking after struggling winemakers. Drinking partner had no morning reaction. My hangover was kille...
by crabmeat thompson
Mon Apr 09, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Easter Classic 2018
Replies: 97
Views: 7262

Re: Easter Classic 2018

yeah, sterile is the word huh. i wonder if the men are disillusioned with the criteria they have to surf to? i was speaking to joycey about free surfing and comp surfing, and i got the feeling he wanted to say so much more than he did. but i sense it always gets back to what would the league & commi...
by crabmeat thompson
Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Easter Classic 2018
Replies: 97
Views: 7262

Re: Easter Classic 2018

Sophie Goldschmidt some good to be there and see the emotional core of the sport on show, it was kind of the opposite of the weird manufactured vibe that emerges from so much of what the WSL produces. i wonder if that little insight of the night she surely woulda caught, will have any bearing or im...
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17746
Views: 1542854

Re: Where did you surf today ?

:lol:


iggs can take it. he's rock solid.
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17746
Views: 1542854

Re: Where did you surf today ?

is that because of the injury? i pity you if so. couldn't deal with only surfing when it's clean or pumping. that would limit it to probably a dozen or more times a year. as it is, i need to be in the water 2-3 times a week minimum, otherwise i'd need to drink aldi whiskey just to stay sane. don't ...
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17746
Views: 1542854

Re: Where did you surf today ?

i pretty much only surf when its clean and pumping now.

even slightly ruffled cross shore?

forget about it
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Strahan tassie
Replies: 111
Views: 9052

Re: Strahan tassie

how you finding queenstown mate? talked to many neighbours yet? careful with pellet heaters. i looked into them when i was there, and at the time you could only get the pellets from launy & hobart, which for me meant a 40 min drive from eaglehawk neck. for you at queeny, you'd be looking at a 6 hour...
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Apr 04, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17746
Views: 1542854

Re: Where did you surf today ?

what are we up to now? 3rd straight week of onshores?
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Mar 21, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Price to go out for food on the North Shore of Oahu in April?
Replies: 22
Views: 3130

Re: Price to go out for food on the North Shore of Oahu in April?

Drailed wrote:
Wed Mar 21, 2018 10:56 am
steve shearer wrote:
Wed Mar 21, 2018 10:41 am
You knew a guy eh?
Yep, his name is Craig Braithwaite
holy shitballs!
by crabmeat thompson
Mon Mar 19, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 537
Views: 60485

Re: Kelly's wave.

Im not even sure Tom Tate has a website, tbh

:lol:
by crabmeat thompson
Mon Mar 19, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 537
Views: 60485

Re: Kelly's wave.

Nick Carroll wrote:
Fri Mar 16, 2018 6:22 pm
saltman wrote:
Thu Mar 15, 2018 9:01 am
WSL are still scouting for a SE Qld location for another kelly pool
I hear they are committed to establish one in the area
and you know this how?

serious journalistic question.
Tom tate announced it on his website
by crabmeat thompson
Sun Mar 18, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 11419

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

steve shearer wrote:
Sun Mar 18, 2018 8:28 am
What? Loof is flying all the way to Europe to dodge the Coolangatta Gold?
perfect opportunity to ring customs and tell them loof is smuggling ice inside his person.
by crabmeat thompson
Sat Mar 17, 2018 9:28 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 11419

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

i will be there, wearing nothing more than a snarl on me face.
by crabmeat thompson
Fri Mar 16, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 11419

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Lucky Al wrote:
Fri Mar 16, 2018 10:12 am
why palm beach?
It's where the rubber hits the road!
by crabmeat thompson
Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 11419

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Wilson will struggle paddling into freight train kirra. Whoops. makes it an absolute gun achievement. i separated my shoulder, and arthrosis has crept in bcos i did too much too soon on it. but enough of that sad story, what Jules did , with that injury, is an incredible act. i can't believe You ne...
by crabmeat thompson
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 11419

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

Wilson will struggle paddling into freight train kirra. Whoops. makes it an absolute gun achievement. i separated my shoulder, and arthrosis has crept in bcos i did too much too soon on it. but enough of that sad story, what Jules did , with that injury, is an incredible act. i can't believe
by crabmeat thompson
Thu Mar 15, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Snapper Quik Pro 2018
Replies: 223
Views: 11419

Re: Snapper Quik Pro 2018

looking at the maps, the wind is gonna go to crap over the next day and a big and the swell drop dramatically.

makes the decision to burn a coupla hours in the middle of the day here today a little baffling? they no doubt had their reasons. but still