The Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau is a strange surf contest beast. We never really like to get too excited about it because it so rarely happens. When it was announced that it was on this week, we let ourselves get amped. Shame on us as this morning Quik event director Glen Moncata called […]
"After huge critical acclaim in 2012 and 2013 in Australia Richard Tognetti and crew have ‘revisited’ the original Reef project adding in exciting, new footage and re-invigorating the original score with new works to create an updated version of The Reef for 2016. Show More Summary
A switch stance Kono by Jonathan Mourgues. The post Switch Kono – Jonathan Mourgues appeared first on Continentseven.
I had the pleasure of a visit from Tarquin who grew up on the Gold Coast but now lives with his family in France. He has been working away on a framed flat water SUP. Great looking board and can't wait to see it finished. "This is the...Show More Summary
In this new video the French windsurfer shows great flat water and wave action. The post Nicolas Akgazciyan in Cape Town appeared first on Continentseven.
With the release of his budget proposal for next year (FY 2017) President Obama once again proposes to eliminate all funding for the BEACH Act which helps pay for water testing and public health protection programs at beaches across the U.S.
Ingrid Larouche: "I often try to schedule my work days around the wind." The post Ingrid Larouche Interview appeared first on Continentseven.
A perfect Shaka by the German freestyle windsurfer Anton Munz at Risco del Paso, Fuerteventura. The post Shaka – Anton Munz appeared first on Continentseven.
What a week for Quiksilver. They slip out from under hundreds of millions in debt (where did all that money go?) and they’re calling The Eddie on for Wednesday, February 10, 2106 at the world famous Waimea Bay. This will be the ninth time the event has been run in 31 years. Yes, it’s momentous. Organizers […]
Welcome to another episode of Board Meeting. In this episode, Robert and I will talk about some tips and drills that you can practice in flat water to help you get ready for riding bumps or catching waves on a SUP stand up paddle board.(click thumbnail to launch video) You can check out Robert’s blog post [...]
A close up shot of a chop hop rail grab by Phil Soltysiak filmed at Jericoacoara. The post Chop Hop Rail Grab – Philip Soltysiak appeared first on Continentseven.
A brief digression here, but this has the potential of being a very good deal for one of you discerning readers. Via a third party, it's been brought to our attention that this here nice bit of Mackie handiwork is for sale. It's a 5'8" x 20" 2 5/8" flex tail, and it's well tricked out- carbon rail wrap, bamboo deck- very nice. Show More Summary
Pierre Garambois and his girlfriend decided to travel to Sardinia for 10 days. Watch a nice clip with windsurfing action at Sa Barra, Matzaccara, Porto Pollo. The post 10 days on Sardinia ft. Pierre Garambois appeared first on Continentseven.
Race: CGT Kayaks and Paddleboards Winter Race #4Date it happened: 7 February 2016Location: Riverside Park on the Imperial River in Bonita Springs, FLDistance: 5.12 kmConditions: Cool, breezy weather (15C), stronger than usual river current due to recent heavy rainsParticipants: The usual CGT race team crew, plus a few first timers. Show More Summary
Final Approach to Summit We bumped our heads on the clouds as we approached the peak. But we still had views! And views are what it's all about. Hike, Moosilaukie, 10 miles, 7 hours, with Boston AMC Winter Hiking Program.
Jesper left Sweden during the cold winter and found nice waves in Western Australia & Indonesia. Watch his clip. The post Jesper Peterson in Western Australia appeared first on Continentseven.
This is how multiple windsurfing champion Sarah-Quita Offringa changes her feet to get into switch stance position. The post Switch Stance – Sarah Quita Offringa appeared first on Continentseven.
My first time tenting on snow. It wasn't as scary as it I thought it would be! Actually, it was kinda cozy. But you have to be prepared to use a pee bottle. You don't want to climb out of your cocoon in the middle of the night to wander aimlessly across the snow looking for a toilet. Show More Summary
Big crash by the Polish windsurfer Nikodem Merlak at Rowy. The post Backloop Crash – Nikodem Merlak appeared first on Continentseven.
19 year old Bernd Roediger has a radical style in waves and loves to sail at Ho'okipa. The post Bernd Roediger at Ho’okipa appeared first on Continentseven.