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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by saltman » Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:20 am

And like clockwork. Wake up at home to thesound of the flyscreens humming from the new northerly
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Hatchnam » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:39 pm

Arvo session south end corner. Were still some fun overhead bowls with good push and wall to tear down, but the wind has killed it now
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by channels » Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:38 pm

There are some sensational banks still around. Paddled out in what looked like onshore mush this morning and watched a guy pick off (admittedly the only one I saw) a very round tube. Travelled 3 or 4 seconds behind the curtain and kicked out. I didn't get anything that resembled that.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by RickyG » Sun Dec 10, 2017 1:55 pm

Longy late morning. It was the full summer disaster
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by alakaboo » Sun Dec 10, 2017 10:29 pm

The alley for the arvo shift, pushing kids (mine and some extras) onto half-foot rollers on the inside.
I'm knackered from dragging and chasing them all over the bank, they had a blast.
Went out and tried to catch a few myself afterwards, but the howling wind and ferocious ebb tide weren't doing the weak windswell any favours.
Got one decent one and one ok one.

The local lasses sure had their cans out. Bikinis are one of the things that make me appreciate the French.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by crabmeat thompson » Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:37 am

just had one of those super competitive beachie sessions. an unreal bank, one of the best i've ever seen on the goldy. 2-3 foot and peeling like trestles. a bit of water moving for the size – a testament to how shallow it was, i guess. couldn't stop paddling and jostling for position or you were toast.

there were about 30 guys on it, all hungry for waves. normally i'd flag those kinda crowds, but this morning i just went fuschia it. paddled straight up the guts of the peak and sat deeper than everyone. didn't wait my turn at any point and just grabbed a dozen or so waves from taking off deep.

amazingly, not at any stage did anyone even give me a hint that they were considering dropping in on me.

this might be my new crowded surf tactic :lol:
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by offshore1 » Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:28 am

It's the way Donald Trump surfs.
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Larry » Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:56 am

When in doubt of all who surround you ... go deeper.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Hatchnam » Thu Dec 14, 2017 7:30 pm

Fun 2-3 ft windswell. Surfed the twinny. Lots of turns, ‘twas funz
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Beanpole » Thu Dec 14, 2017 7:32 pm

Tama looked fun. Too crowded though.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by buddy » Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:12 pm

There was some bloody fun peaks about this morn. Crystal blue water, light offshore. Lots of fun in the sun.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Hatchnam » Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:19 pm

Beanpole wrote:
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Tama looked fun. Too crowded though.
Didn’t consider travelling 10 mins further south for a kilometre long beach with a variety of peaks ?
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Beanpole » Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:45 pm

Nah. Had a swim with the missus. I'm over crowds......and driving. I can imagine it was just as crowded at the Bra.
Bondi is a kilometre long beach.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Hatchnam » Fri Dec 15, 2017 11:55 am

Today

"Fun size waves pushing into Maroubra with 3ft+ sets out of the east-northeast and peaky. The wind isn't ideal but conditions are worth a paddle, while Bondi is a complete choppy mess and smaller."
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by tootr » Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:22 pm

sucked in.
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Beanpole » Fri Dec 15, 2017 9:25 pm

Today....big Xmas lunch...got on the piss with the work crew. Top afternoon. Surf....marginal.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by crabmeat thompson » Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:28 am

tootr wrote:
Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:22 pm
sucked in.
*snigger
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by alakaboo » Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:01 pm

1 foot windswell at Agnes with the kids on their new foamies.
They're decent enough as far as foamies go, but God they suck compared to a proper board.

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