If you search, go rogue, take the ferries and the long roads north, you can surf some of the most amazing cold waves in the world.
Nicaragua, New Zealand, Fiji, Ireland, Maldives, Russia, United Kingdom (and of course France)
HORRENDOUS Peahi wipeout: The Pacific delivered 30 plus foot surf to Maui on Jan 11th and one huge wipeout.
Charity banner travels the 160,000km with some help from the surfing community
Dave from Dave's cave donated his hand made mirror
Gordon Brown has loaded the canon that will destroy our window on waves. A wind farm from west wight to Bournmouth is on the cards in the next decade, undoubtedly blocking swell and it is seriously bad. full details on the bbc news website under: power and jobs? Wales and the North East will suffer also under plans.
read his story and be inspired to paddle for charity
SWELL call: two major swells for the entire US West Coast and Hawaiian Islands over the coming seven days.
FILMED exclusively at Poverty Beach, here's a second reason to don some extra rubber and snag a frigid NJ barrel.
THE winter's really just beginning on Oahu, here's what the locals expect now that the caravan has left.
JOSH Kerr blog number 14. Waimea, Pipe, a few second-takes on the local attractions plus a bit of Parko.