Dead Dolphin at Cork Beach

Spotted this unfortunate Dolphin after a nice surf down in Cork last weekend. Anybody have any ideas of what may have happened to it? There seems to be some visible wounds on the body! Not nice to see, whatever the…

Fergal Smith Charging Teaphoo

Here is the latest video of Fergal Smith at Teaphoo. The pic to the right is one I grabbed of Fergal at one of his local haunts in Ireland before I left for Oz. Enjoy the clip below, a few…

The Sounds of Surfing at Jaws

Soundwave is the first production in history to record comprehensive audio in the big wave surfing arena. Sample footage of amazing audio and video of big wave surfers was captured at Jaws.

Lahinch Beach Clean Up

The West Coast Surf Club have organised a beach clean up for Lahinch beach which will take place at 12pm on Sunday 19th June. There will be a BBQ afterwards for everyone that takes part, outside the T-shirt shop. Meeting…

Rossnowlagh Longboard Contest

  Registration is called for 9-10 am on Saturday 18th June at Rossnowlagh Surf Club. We will be running a Junior, Ladies and Open Event. Registration is €5 per category. ISA Membership is essential. The aim is to run the…

Irish Surf Team named for European Surf Championship 2011

12 of the 13 members of the Irish Surf Team have been selected to represent the country when the European Surfing Championships Eurosurf supported by Fáilte Ireland, happen, in Bundoran, County Donegal from September 23rd until October 3rd this year….

Flow Board Balance Trainer

A couple of months back I got myself a ‘Flow Board’ balance trainer and have had a bit of time to practice and try it out since. I’ll get into the review shortly but before I do I just want…

A Few Thoughts

We’ve travelled far and wide as a people. Emigrated in our millions over the centuries, inhabited hundreds of nations, and made ourselves at home. Yes the Irish are renowned for having their roots in many of the great nations around…