WATER

Story 4 – In Closing I had so many good ideas for Water. Durban was at the top of my list… Heading up the South African east coast, all the way to where my bodyboarding journey started in Durban. This was to be my main focus before the lack of swell and bad timing stopped Read More …

FIRE

Story 3 – West Coast28 May & 19 – 22 August 2019 The West Coast is one of the best stretches of coastline that South Africa has to offer. Although these are some of the coldest waters we have, this stretch offers a great selection of beach breaks, reefs and even some of the best Read More …

EARTH

Story 2 – Cape Town25 – 28 May 2019 Cape Town is now my new home. After living here for just over two years and, wanting to show people more of South Africa, this would be stop number 2 for James and I in our Elements Series. I have always enjoyed Cape Town and the Read More …

WIND

EASTERN CAPE4 – 8 May 2019 The Eastern Cape always appeared, from a coastline perspective, to be a harsh part of South Africa. Growing up, I used to spend months of the year in “Windy City” of Port Elizabeth (PE). My brother and I used every opportunity to hop onto a flight to visit with Read More …

Free Helicopter Ride around Oahu

While I was in Hawaii I got a call up from a friend Ryan “Ringa” Mckinnon saying that he had a spare ticket on a flight around the Island of Oahu. He needed me to join him so that we could fill seats. This was my first time in a helicopter and I didn’t know Read More …

Bodyboard Air Reverse Explained

A brief explanation of the air reverse, how waves break and what to look out for when trying to air reverse on a bodyboard. This move is one of the most complex moves in the sport of bodyboarding. I have been trying to get this move right for years and finally after riding wedges its Read More …

Bodyboard Basics Explained

I am excited to share with you the fundamentals of bodyboarding. What it takes to get the board down the wave and moving. I have come up with four great points to assist you with bottom turns, weight distribution, hand positions and positioning on the bodyboard. I hope that these bodyboard basics explained will help Read More …

California Dreaming

I had the most awesome trip to California. I started off being invited through to watch one of the California Bodyboarders Grom events. Although the waves didn’t really come through, I had some good times wakeskating behind a boat as well as some winching. These are both things I haven’t tried before. All in all Read More …