Shaping a board in principal is actually pretty easy. Buy a large blank piece of foam, roughly cut out a surfboard shape, add the curve, add some rocker, smooth out your rails and cover it in fibre glass and resin. Job done. Following those steps will help you shape a board but it would be [...]
New Vito Sport surfing film Starring Alan Stokes (aka Stokesy) Celine Gehret Ben Skindog Skinner and Jimbo Bennet A collective bunch of wave riding connoisseurs head out on a mission to score some fun Cornish summer waves. Starring progressive aerialist and reining British Champion Alan Stokes, stylish free surfer and 4 x Swiss National Champion [...]
By Matt Andrews UK Surf Blog When I think of surfing one of the main thoughts that come to mind is how inclusive the sport is. Every time you paddle out you see so many different types of people, ridiculously young groms that whiz past as you shake your head in disbelief at their talent, [...]
Toys in the garage, Van in the driveway, now what? Well to have the perfect adventure it usually involves a road and a destination. The destination in mind of this trip was the Isle of Wight. Professional Mountain Biker Blake Samson had agreed to show us around the island he’s lived on for years and [...]
“Not a lot to say about this episode really it was a pretty uneventful spring here in Cornwall for surf and we had to find other ways to get our salt water fix. Having chlorinated water blasted up your nose from four jets the equivalent of 860 horse power wasn’t expected but we had one [...]
Remember our Surf With Stoksey Competition? Here’s what happened… Watch out for some great competitions on our facebook page coming up soon with the Athertons and the BRU boys.
Two time British kite boarding champion, Jack Elston is stoked at the decision to include his sport at the 2016 Olympic Games. The 21-year-old athlete from Southend reckons kite surfing has more than earned its place on the Olympic roster and hopes that its inclusion will kick start a boom in kiting interest across the [...]