Where did you surf today ?

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by channels » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:08 am

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it's a nice looking tooth.

ancient palm beach literature reads; if bequeathing a great white's tooth in oceanic waters by way of incident, one must wear it around thy neck for total immunity from further Selachimorpha consultation.
But does it help with the chicks?

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by crabmeat thompson » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:16 am

you slay the ladies with it on!
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Beerfan » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:17 am

It guarantees awkward top of the page posting
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Beanpole » Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:51 am

marauding mullet wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:57 pm
swvic wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:36 pm
marauding mullet wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:09 pm
swvic wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 7:31 pm
I'm getting less enthusiastic about the cold though
X 2 have shed a few Kgs and really feeling it
I've never really had kgs to shed. The osteoarthritic wrist and shoulder would also appreciate warmer seast

Your Crancky mate is where it's at - minus the bike stuff as I'm now struggling on anything rougher than an airport runway
I went riding with him in the hills near Perth a few times, he’s quite mad.
Footpaths are where it’s at, legal here too.
Go, Cranky :-D-:

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Cranked » Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:16 pm

Obviously SWVIC you need to move to a healthier clime, just like those tubercula dudes in the 19th and early 20thC.

Just trot of to Centerlink, get a Disability Pension and come on over. Its gonna be just like Uncle Bobs surf team of the 70's but Bali based.
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by swvic » Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:48 pm

You have my medium term future sorted. If only dealing with welfare were still as care-free as it once was

Yes, croissy, the good old days, when you could suck the public tit for a few years, decide it's time to get ahead, get to work for a year or so and buy a fcuken house. And when I join Cranked, you'll be paying :wink:
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Beanpole » Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:54 pm

:lol:

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by buddy » Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:10 pm

2.8-3.4m is what they've estimated that shark as

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by tootr » Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:18 pm

Any word as to how the fcuk he was kiteboarding sans foot straps?
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by BA » Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:21 pm

I’ve seen quite a few blokes kiteboarding on normal surfboards at Longy. Must be a thing. I guess they don’t do jumps?

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by buddy » Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:25 pm

A lot of the guys do it without straps. Especially for good quality, point break waves.
You tack out, then pick your set and surf down the line. Carves and surf style turns but can get around sections much easier.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Thud » Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:29 pm

That GWS at Manly.

In the report.

Direction Headed: Circling.

DY. it was sorta chunky for an hour or so. Guessing ave 4/5ft
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Hatchnam » Thu Jun 07, 2018 11:23 am

Royal National Park beach break. Peaky swell. A bit wonky and shifty but with plenty of waves coming through and still reasonably punchy.

Sets were a good foot or two overhead. Rights were shorter, mostly a chance for a quick cover up if you were in position. The lefts had a decent wall and bowl with a good section or two to hit up.

Surfed the trusty 80’s belly channel 6’3 thruster which has proven to be a great board for me in overhead beachbreaks. Gets in early, has plenty of speed and drive through turns and holds steady always.

Only four other surfers out over the entire beach. Had a peak to myself the whole time.
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Thud » Thu Jun 07, 2018 7:04 pm

Manly, meh
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Beanpole » Thu Jun 07, 2018 7:12 pm

Went out for a flounder around....and to try the steamer I nabbed at Vinnies before I went OS. Flounder I did. Caught a couple of nothing waves then snared a good one that stood up out the back and ran into the inside section. Inside is pretty good at the moment. Stoked.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Nick Carroll » Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:26 am

Surf’s been getting better and better for days, a couple of really nice moments yesterday, and today it’s 4’ and crispy cream.

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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Thud » Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:21 pm

Nice left Bank at DY.
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Re: Where did you surf today ?

Post by Beanpole » Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:29 pm

Got a good left this arvo. Somehow managed to avoid the pack.

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