August 2013

British Skiier James Woods

British Olympic Hopeful James Woods Wins World Cup Silver. OUR CHAMPION SETS OFF IN STYLE It was a close run race but our reigning world ski freestyle champion was just pipped to the post in the Freestyle World Cup finals held over the weekend in New Zealand. Twenty one years…

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DC Chris Cole

Chris Cole Wins Street League Skateboarding Super Crown It pays to take skateboarding seriously.  Professional skateboarder Chris Cole did just that and has  won this year’s Street League Skateboarding “Super Crown Championship” taking home not only the world title  but an enviable 200,000 dollars in prize money. True to form…

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Snowboard

Should I Get a New Snowboard – IT’S NEVER TOO SOON Be honest, do you feel you have reached an impasse and you are not getting quite the thrill you expect from the rides on your tried and tested snowboard. Sorry to say this but it could well be your…

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British Beaches

THE TIME IS RIGHT NOW Without a doubt the best surfing on British beaches ( as all disciples know)  is towards the end of  summer and the Autumn season And never fear it is too late to have a go at this rapidly expanding sport that has taken Britain by…

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UKVintageSurfMeet

A TOUCH OF NOSTALGIA – VINTAGE SURF MEET Think carefully.    Is there a well worn old surf board lurking around in your loft somewhere? Tired, unused, forgotten and neglected?   Well start searching because on September 1 this year’s UK Vintage Surf Meet is being held at the Museum of British…

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giant dome planned next to the Olympic park

The Slippery Slope To Success. The cynics among us forecast a ‘big white elephant’ for London’s Olympic Park once the stadium had done its job. They can now start eating their words as plans for a £200 million massive indoor ski centre have been submitted by shopping mall developers Westfield,…

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UK surk blog image

Top 10 UKs Surf Spots The sun is out, the sky is blue – forget crowded airports and save your sanity – the UK has to be the best place to catch the waves right now.  From Cornwall to Scotland via Devon, Wales and the Borders, the English coastline is…

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