We have been getting some pretty solid south swells creeping their way up past Chile but inside the Galapagos with waves up to 3 meters at 185-190 degrees.
I have been blessed with some fun surf almost everyday. The wave out front of the house is a beach-break that is affected by the direction of the swell as much as the sand underneath the water. Right now, during the rainy season there are a lot of new sandbars out front caused by the
After watching his ol’ dad catch a few waves Eli decided that it was his turn to try out a few moves on the surfboard. The problem is that he still can’t swim even though he is getting more and more comfortable in the water. So right now we are working on balance and coordination.
It took me all but 24 hrs to find the local surf community in Atenas. It turned out that one of the realtors that we used, Andrew Partian with Remax, is a surfer. He ended up putting us in to this great house, and the owner of the house Sebastain is a surfer as well.
Localism 101 Trestles Trail South OC After running into disgruntle locals the other day at Sunset Cliffs it got me thinking about the topic of localism, and how it works with Surfing. Many people are fascinated by surfing and the art of riding waves, but until they strap that leash on and attempt to catch
Eli is starting to get use to laying on his belly, so we thought that it would probably be a good idea that he get use to lying on a surfboard. He took to it pretty easy, almost too easy…it wasn’t long before he started giving the dog and chickens dirty looks almost as to
Southern California has been getting hit pretty hard with some storms and surf. I clipped this image from a swell chart this morning. For the most part the surf has been pretty much un-rideable due to the howling winds and rain. However a handful of locals knew where to go the other day when the