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by foamy
Sun Oct 11, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 7571
Views: 1246985

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Very low hipster component. It’s seems like every Tom, Dick and Carrie including the groms.
by foamy
Sun Oct 11, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 7571
Views: 1246985

Re: Just general surfing stuff

I’m spending a few days at Rainbow Bay. I have surfed here occasionally since 1971. This weekend has easily had the longest average length of board I’ve ever seen. The waves have been longboard suitable, but still, all these teenagers carrying giant surfboards. I’ve been surprised. I don’t get out e...
by foamy
Tue Oct 06, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Surf sales growth
Replies: 7
Views: 2169

Re: Surf sales growth

Thanks mate. It looks very good, and I love the colours.

Also, I’m very confident summer will bring a lush grass cover to your lawn. Particularly with the daylight saving. When it happens, photos please. Stick it up those naysayers!
by foamy
Sat Oct 03, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 23996
Views: 3863600

Re: Where did you surf today ?

I remember, while he was competing, Fanno was asked about heat strategy. He said, “Well, you’ve got to stay patient, but you have to keep busy. I really have no idea.”
by foamy
Thu Oct 01, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: La Nina 20/21
Replies: 71
Views: 11652

Re: La Nina 20/21

I would have thought the magazine, Surfing World, would have published some photos.
by foamy
Wed Sep 30, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: La Nina 20/21
Replies: 71
Views: 11652

Re: La Nina 20/21

My guess is the photo is from the big ECL in early September 1967.
by foamy
Mon Sep 28, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Surf sales growth
Replies: 7
Views: 2169

Re: Surf sales growth

Mario, when you get it, we would like some photos.
by foamy
Sat Sep 12, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 2139
Views: 448563

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

With eating dead whales, that shark timidity would seem to be mostly timidity towards other sharks. Sharks generally appear careful to defer to bigger sharks. Even relatively small differences in size seem to be acknowledged in setting up the pecking order.
by foamy
Wed Sep 09, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 2139
Views: 448563

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

And they’re coming up from NSW!!!
by foamy
Tue Sep 08, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 2139
Views: 448563

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

Nick, why weren’t the nets up?
by foamy
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: skateboarding ...
Replies: 455
Views: 163786

Re: skateboarding ...

Let’s not forget one thing in this apocalyptic crisis, a bushing is a type of bearing.
by foamy
Tue Aug 18, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 7571
Views: 1246985

Re: Just general surfing stuff

At 6am at the Sunshine Coast Airport this morning it was 6 degrees Celsius. You are allowed to wear a wetsuit.
by foamy
Thu Aug 06, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 23996
Views: 3863600

Re: Where did you surf today ?

There’s a noticeable absence of surfers though.
by foamy
Mon Jul 20, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 2285
Views: 583204

Re: Midlengths

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marauding mullet wrote:
Sun Jul 19, 2020 10:53 am
Shame about the crappy colour scheme



mm, the colour can be easily fixed. Spray the red/orange bit to make it white and then whack on this sticker over the El Capitan. :idea:

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by foamy
Sun Jun 28, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 2285
Views: 583204

Re: Midlengths

I might get one, just so I can call myself a Boulevardier.
by foamy
Thu Jun 25, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: post your modern day sickness
Replies: 833
Views: 235517

Re: post your modern day sickness

You have had some nice surf at The Point
Recent photo by Dallas Kilponen.

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