Tagged: Surf Europe

Alex Smith’s Hilariously Good Sit-Down Barrel

Alex Smith’s Hilariously Good Sit-Down Barrel

“Fractured skull, burst eardrums, broken nose, lacerations to head and face from fins, dislocated shoulder.. “. “Fractured skull, burst eardrums, broken nose, lacerations to head and face from fins, dislocated shoulder.. “. And it’s...

Alex Smith’s Hilariously Long Sit-Down Barrel

Alex Smith’s Hilariously Long Sit-Down Barrel

And it’s unlikely you ever will, but for just such vicarious thrills was the GoPro made.  Here’s Alex Smith — who can now answer “yes” on both counts — and another ridiculous ride at Skeleton Bay,...

How to: Take Off Under the Lip

How to: Take Off Under the Lip

Here former Pipeline semi-finalist turned surf coach Didier Piter offers a couple guidelines to bear in mind next time you’re throwing yourself over the ledge! Instead, try to angle your take off with your...

Portugal in a Bottle, with Alex Botelho

Portugal in a Bottle, with Alex Botelho

“Fractured skull, burst eardrums, broken nose, lacerations to head and face from fins, dislocated shoulder.. “. “Fractured skull, burst eardrums, broken nose, lacerations to head and face from fins, dislocated shoulder.. “. It only...

Portugal in a Bottle, with Alex Botelho

Portugal in a Bottle, with Alex Botelho

Roll a mouthful or two of this radness round your palette — a vintage Portuguese winter with Alex Botelho. “Portugal has vast array of waves, and this winter we were on our tip toes...

Life & Death Under the Irish Cliffs

Life & Death Under the Irish Cliffs

“Fractured skull, burst eardrums, broken nose, lacerations to my head and face from my fins, dislocated shoulder, broken ribs, intercostal muscles torn, broken fingers, dislocated knee, broken back…. ” Thus reads the impressive catalogue of injuries...

A Honey-Sweet Ode to Miss Reef

A Honey-Sweet Ode to Miss Reef

As wide-eyed ogling of the female form goes, this sits towards the deluxe end of the spectrum.  Bearing an admittedly tangential relation to the shred but positively reverential in tone, noted surf cinematographer Chris Bryan‘s ode to Miss Reef in...