On The Water, Alone with God

I read an article last year that proclaimed that surfing is now officially a religion instead of a sport.  I'm sure the group who decided this, did plenty of surveys and pulled statistics from various sources.  Although there are very spiritual aspects of surfing, it's what you make of it whether it's a sport, career or [...]

Surfboard Shopping, part 2

Surfboard Shopping, part 2

After picking up the repair kit, I mentioned I wanted to look at boards for a minute and they said, "OK" and left me to it.  However, the boards are lined up front to back very little space between and no way to see the board. 

Surfboard Shopping

Surfboard Shopping

 I expected this to be like any other trip surfboard shopping.  Which it was, until I engaged a young employee regarding what I was looking for.  And boy, did I get way more information than I was expecting.

DIY Surfboard Repair…Almost Fail

DIY Surfboard Repair…Almost Fail

If you remember,  We were preparing to go the the surf festival a few weeks ago.  I went to grab my surfboard, only to discover that it had a good size crack down the middle.  It was a very sad moment in my surfing history.    This Saturday was the day.  I was all siked [...]

Easter Surf Festival, Cocoa Beach

Easter Surf Festival, Cocoa Beach

  Every 3 years or so I try to make it out to the Easter Surf Festival at Cocoa Beach.  I love it because it marks the beginning of the surf season for me.  The water is starting to warm up and the sun is bringing the temperature nearer to 80 degrees. Before I got out [...]

Spring Surf

Ok, so to be honest with you, I haven't surfed in over a year.  Not because I don't want to, but I was a little pre-occupied with getting married and working on our new house last year.  Our one attempt at a beach weekend didn't turn out as planned. I don't know about you but I [...]