You don’t have to stay dry to stay warm.

In June we had to say goodbye to the larger than life surf legend Jack O’Neill, who was – by many considered –  the inventor of the wetsuit. Also, with the recent news of Patagonia’s new eco-friendly wetsuit, it’s time for an article on the past, present and future whereabouts of our rubber suits. 1950‘s…

The Mystery Blogger Award.

  I was nominated for the Mystery Blogger Award by ScrappyYoga. Thanks, ScrappyYoga! I like reading about this Santa Cruz surfer. It’s great to stay tuned with other surfer girls and see what they’re up to. As per the instructions, here are the rules and explanation of the award copy and pasted below.  What is a…

For the love of longboarding.

Longboarding – surfing with a surfboard taller than 9 inch – is a whole different feel than when you’re out with a shortboard. Instead of an explosive style of surfing, you can relax and let the wave do the work. And who isn’t for relaxing? Surfing is all about catching waves and enjoying the ride…

Climbing: Would you go this far?

About Steph Davis: Steph Davis is the first woman to free-climb the Salathe Wall on El Capitan. Besides this, she is the second woman to free-climb El Capitan in under 24 hours. If that isn’t enough, Steph has managed to pin down numerous first ascents  – we’re talking about rock- and high altitude climbs – on…

Under the arctic sky

The new film ‘Under the arctic sky’  of the famous surf and outdoor photographer Chris Burkard has recently been released on Netflix. Obviously we couldn’t wait to check it out.