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Our Journal

A place where we share our thoughts, our impressions, our laughs and tears, our reviews, our passion….
We invite you to be part of it, share the posts, comment on it or just let them serve you for what you need them.
If you would like to share something with us, we always hear out what you have got to say. DON’T BE SHY, drop us an email and let’s talk!

Surfboard Volume Performance
17th June 2016

Choosing the Right Surfboard

Knowing which dimensions you should go for can be a tricky job, whether you're getting your first board, or your twentieth. Should I add another foot for paddle power or take one away to increase my shredability? Do i want a conventional preformance surfboard, or...

9th June 2016

Photographic Journal 01|2016

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3rd June 2016

Twiggy and his Guns

High up the human family tree, a single branch grows out of symmetry from the rest. The branch was fed with saltwater, and stretched out towards the sun, drawing life from its light. This odd branch is home to the wave riders, the water babies...

26th May 2016

Anton Butler and the Art of Handcrafted Surfboards

There is a huge difference between making surfboards, and manufacturing them. Nowadays the art of board shaping consists of typing the dimensions into a computer, and watching as a machine cuts away at a hunk of fiberglass. The human touch is gone, replaced with generic...

small things in life
18th May 2016

Small Things in Life

What you don't see in this picture are the harsh weather conditions. The icy winds biting at your hands and cheeks, the bitter cold sneaking under your jacket and into your bones. Yet for the small figure floating between the white horses, missing a morning...

12th May 2016

Matt Bromley and chasing your Dreams

If you were to stereotype a surfer, the long blonde hair, weathered skin and easy-going personality,  you might formulate a picture with an uncanny resemblance to Matt Bromley. With his roots so deeply embedded in the salt of the earth, you expect him to climb...