Tag archive for finless surfing

Reef Slyder Cup 2.0 Results

Images: Mat Arney First light and we’re standing on the cliff top at Lusty Glaze, lines are stacked to the horizon. Below, a solitary surfer drops into a glassy peak, giving instant scale to the vista, as the heaving wall feathers way overhead. The Summer…

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Smoke On The Water: Part 2

Words: Mark Sankey Images: Alexa Poppe Design For a Fin Free Journey “Your don’t make it easy for him do you!”, said Daz, the legendary sander/finisher at Nigel Semmens factory, as he eye balled the bumpy old lump of foam on the shaping racks in…

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Slyder Cup Update

We’ve been scouring the charts and reading the pine cones, we’ve been checking the banks and after a meeting in the PT line-up this morning we’ve decided to put the competition element of the Slyder Cup on hold. We’ll be rescheduling this titanic clash for…

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Slyder Cup 2.0 Entries

Entries are now open for The Slyder Cup 2.0: The Summer Solstice Friction Affliction Convention. Part competition, part social gathering, the Slyder Cup is an annual happening that brings together body surfers, paipo riders, mat surfers, bellyboarders and alaia riders in a one-day event that…

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Smoke On The Water: Part 1

Words: Mark Sankey  Images: Alexa Poppe Genesis of a Fin Free Journey You could say the story of this finless surfboard started in Bali Airport, 2008. Alexa and I had just fallen out of the void of long haul travel. Standing by the baggage collection…

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Golden Hynd

Derek Hynd doing his thing. This is perhaps the raddest surfing. Ever.

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