Author Archives: Colin Cooney

Colin Cooney

About Colin Cooney

Surfer, Amateur photographer and Garden Designer. Co Owner of Surf Around Ireland....need to know more, get in touch!

Video, Gearoid McDaid Surfing his home breaks

Gearoid McDaid – missions at his home breaks.  At 18, Gearoid is not so much an up and coming surfer anymore, he is up there with the best and is a truly gifted athlete representing his country on the European…

Local Style- Ireland’s Shambles Mc Goldrick

In the 21st century, the land of Leprechauns and Guinness has become one of the newest frontiers in the sport of surfing. The rest of the world is only now discovering what the Irish have known for a while –…

Finn Mellon Windsurfing, Brandon Bay 2015

At 16, Finn Mellon is one of Ireland’s most promising watermen. A true windsurfer at heart but Finn is more than capable on most crafts. Here’s Finn showing his windsurfing talent on some cross-shore conditions at his local surf break…

Video-Adventures on the Emerald Isle

New Jersey native, and 16 Year old, Spencer Bridges joined Rob Kelly on a trip across the Atlantic to the Northwest coast of Ireland in search of new waves and culture. They Found both! Footage by the awesome pocketsfullofwater.com  …

Aaron Reid – turn it up!

Surfing North West of Ireland Pockets Full of Water Productions have just dropped this super edit of Aaron Reid doing his thing up in the North West of Ireland last winter. Aaron is one of Ireland’s top surfers but his…

Facing Fear-Mullaghmore Surfing

Some beautiful footage of Mullaghmore surfing from last winter with words from the philosopher Alan Watts. “When you are sailing in a storm, you don’t let a wave hit your boat on the side. You go bow into the wave…

Video-Katie McAnena at Magheroarty Mayday 2015

Irish Water woman, Katie McAnena takes a quick trip up to the North West  to score a nice surf session at Magheroarty. This girl has serious skills and we look forward to more footage of her ripping it up on…

Celtic Freedom-Strapless KiteSurfing in Ireland

“Celtic Freedom is a movie about passion for the ocean, kitesurfing and waves” A really nice edit here from Wojciech Piotrowski riding some of his local spots during winter 14/15. Wojciech is a master at Strapless Kitesurfing showing great comfort…

Video-Shane Dorian & Benjamin Sanchis in Ireland

The footage we’ve been waiting to see has dropped and what an edit by the Billabong Adventure Division. It was amazing to witness some of this and to meet some of the people involved. Shane and Benjamin received a real…

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