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Welcome to Saltburn-by-Sea

Chris Nelson on surfing in the North East for Wavelength Magazine Continues: To carry on reading head to Wavelength Magazine  First published in Wavelength Magazine.    

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Hokkaido’s Soul

Backwash Surf Anthology travelled to Japan for Issue 2 and Chris Nelson was commissioned to pen a piece on the surf community of Hokkaido. Extract: “The sun has dropped below the hills. Shadows stretch from dark factory buildings: over the tarmac, across the dunes and…

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Daily Telegraph: 25 Amazing Places to Surf

Demi Taylor was commissioned by Telegraph Travel for their surfing special to write a cover feature on the best 25 places to surf this summer, highlighting the best places in and around Europe for beginners, families, experts, couples and improvers with a kit guide to…

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Taro Tamai – Life on a Leeward Slope

Words: Chris Nelson  // Images: Richie Hopson  Taro Tamai steals a glance out of his kitchen window, away to the east. The large wooden frame is filled by the towering presence of Mount Yotei, the snowcapped volcanic cone that dominates the Niseko area of Hokkaido. For a few…

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Drainers

Draining barrels to draining boards – Portuguese delights…

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The Tao of Packing

Words and Images: Mat Arney Many of us have and do spend an inordinate amount of time living out of bags in the pursuit of good waves.  For a period of over seven years I didn’t spend more than six months in any one place,…

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Wilderness Retreat

Image: Demi Taylor Not for us the beating heart of southwest summer scrums, of beach tents and flat spells and windbreaks and postage stamps of sand. We headed north, against the blacktop flow to escape into the wild.

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Further Reaches

Words, Images and Film: Calum Creasey Calum Creasey is a super talented filmmaker and creative behind Stokedeversince. His latest project combines film, photography and print, culminating in this short film and a super limited edition print run of beautiful, perfect bound books. “This projects was…

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