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by black duck
Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

godsavethequeen wrote:
Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:27 pm
Nonsense, I adore steve. It’s just I can’t help annoying him sometimes
Haha, sometimes
by black duck
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

It’s up a notch or 2 this morning down sth. Bit cleaner but still has a wonk in it from yesterday’s onshore. Nowhere local is handling it. Local reefs are breaking wide. Beaches are shutting down. Swell needs to settle a bit. Be better up the coast I would think as the swell has a bit more time to a...
by black duck
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Wanda to greenhills early on. And just got in from headlands. Solid and fun. but the south wind has now picked up and skunked it. yesterday was good down sth, especially the afternoon glass off. This morning the swell had a wonk in it that really fcuked everywhere locally. Southerly was up by aroun...
by black duck
Thu Aug 01, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1810
Views: 241577

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

An interesting question is what happens when the 2-3 meter sharks, that are the bulk of those caught in the drumline “trial”, grow up a bit more? Will they continue to travel the coast, or stay down south more in seal territory? That said saw a couple of seals frolicking off woopi headland the othe...
by black duck
Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 5918
Views: 569373

Re: Just general surfing stuff

i know we've heard NC's version. Let's have the aj version. Detail please.
by black duck
Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 5918
Views: 569373

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Honestly, the way a spazoid of RealSurfers can take a simple story - man borrows board, man surfs board, man returns board - and convolute the fcuk out of it is a really specific skill that has very little value outside of these digital walls. That's RS, right there. Tell us more about the board aj...
by black duck
Sat Jul 20, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

down the coast, not firing but early sea mist and a little remnant swell
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by black duck
Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1674
Views: 241950

Re: Midlengths

If i was ever going to ride a mid length Pinny, that would be it. Looks good, what do you do from here?
by black duck
Sun Jul 07, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

winki on tuesday about 9.40am. Had a few minutes before a site meeting to take a look.

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by black duck
Sat Jul 06, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Wyre wrote:
Sat Jul 06, 2019 3:31 pm
I have a bad feeling what feels like a big, drawn out backhand turn looks more like an old man reaching for the biscuit tin, but I had a ball trying.
Think i reached for the biscuit tin a few times today as well.
by black duck
Sun Jun 23, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

offshore1 wrote:
Sun Jun 23, 2019 11:35 pm
I like it, the tension is palpable, looking forward to the next installment.
this could go in any direction. something suss about that empty pie container touching the rail, could be a murder mystery.
by black duck
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 5918
Views: 569373

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Trev wrote:
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:46 pm
Also, 2nd today in the over 65s at the Alex Winter Classic.
Surf was the best it was all weekend. Friday was abysmal.
Today I got two good clean waves.
TardG nailing it!
by black duck
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

ajohnsen wrote:
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:23 pm

Thank you, Nick. And now, back to the studio...
post up a report after your first surf aj, go hard on the detail.
by black duck
Sun Jun 23, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Out the front. Kind of weak 3ft, clean but slow with a lot of wonk and a half baked bank, plenty of closeouts. Water is still good temp, feels about 20 deg
by black duck
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

ajohnsen wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:11 pm
Carbon neutral isn't even carbon neutral.
does it actually matter, given we're fcuked anyway. i want everything to change.
by black duck
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

ajohnsen wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:01 pm
Not only do they not use loose leaf tea, the youth of today don’t even drink tea!
Is drinking tea carbon neutral ?
by black duck
Sat Jun 22, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 21150
Views: 2277282

Re: Where did you surf today ?

ajohnsen wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 5:56 pm
Well, forget the writing, the political insights and the keen observations of surfing and its industry, the most impressive thing about Nick Carroll is that he makes a proper pot of loose leaf tea.
well, that's fcuking something.
by black duck
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 5918
Views: 569373

Re: Just general surfing stuff

what I mean by that is in my lifetime, less than a hundred Kays away there has been a huge coastal engineering project which involved four government bodies (NSW state govt, QLD state govt, Gold Coast City Council, Tweed shire council) and a private operator. Rule of law?.....that was a legislative...