Category: Surfing News

Doolin Pier: Oral Hearing Held by An Bord Pleanala

On Wednesday 31 October 2012 An Bord Pleanála held an Oral Hearing in County Clare for the Doolin Pier planning application. The hearing was called by the Planning Inspector to hear evidence on the likely effects of the proposed development…

Intercounties Surfing Competition, Rossnowlagh Ireland

The last event on the Irish contest calendar, the ROSSNOWLAGH INTERCOUNTIES, is just around  the corner, 13/14 October, Rossnowlagh, Co Donegal. Running since 1969, the Rossnowlagh Intercounties is the All-Ireland of Surfing, teams representing counties from all over the country…

West Coast Surf Club Longboarding Competition

Entries for this years WCSC Longboarding Competition should be sent in by September 1st. The surf event will be held on the 15/16th Spetember. Loads of great prizes on offer including Surfboards, surf equipment and luggage. ISA membership is essential….

Strandhill Surf Festival

One of Ireland’s longest running surf competitions, the County Sligo Open will be celebrated this year with a Festival. The Festival will take place over the August Bank Holiday weekend with a host of surf-artists, board shapers and surf photographers…

Lahinch Surf Schools pushed aside by Clare Co. Council

Seaside towns such as Lahinch, Strandhill, Bundoran and Tramore have been revived over the past 5-10 years due to the popularity of surfing in Ireland. These types of coastal towns really suffered with the availability of cheap flights and cheap…

Rossnowlagh Longboard Contest Cancelled

ROSSNOWLAGH CONTEST CANCELLED…Another Surf comp has fallen foul of this extended flat spell. The overnight swell hasn’t materialised and we’re gonna have to call it off. We’re gonna keep an eye on charts and if a different weekend looks good…

Junior Girls Summer Surfing Program

Girls- Learn To Surf This summer the Irish Surfing Association will be hosting a series of surfing and bodyboarding camps around the coast for girls. The five day camps are open to girls aged 18 or under. The camps will…

Sea Sessions Count Down…

Only 5 days to go until the best up and coming music festival in Ireland launches: Sea Sessions A small bit of info firstly… All Saturday day tickets are SOLD OUT. So if you’re going but don’t have a ticket…

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