Tag Archives: Surfing

Proof Kelly Slater is only 0.003% better than you

If you have read The Surf Nomad’s Manifesto you will know that we have decided that the focus of this site is to highlight aspects of surfing that stray from the mainstream. As such we don’t normally dedicate much page time to the professional surfing fraternity. This is not because we think anything ill of … Continue reading Proof Kelly Slater is only 0.003% better than you

The Surf Nomad loves Ryan Burch

Ryan Burch’s Surfboards are the vanguard of modern surfing design Once again the Surf Nomad finds himself getting slightly excited watching a young man getting wet. Oh shut up we don’t mean it like that. We’re in love with his mind you pervs. Ryan Burch is reinventing the surfboard in a way that works for … Continue reading The Surf Nomad loves Ryan Burch

Cheyne Horan D’bah and Burleigh 1981

Cheyne Horan getting tubed off his nut Duranbah & Burleigh. Footage from Wizards of the Water. Aplogies about the music; its from You Tube. Related Post Burleigh Heads Single Fin Clas… Longboarder ollies boogie boar… The Surfer’s Journal Bio… Alex Knost- Single Fins Uncharted Waters – Wayne… Good vibrations Cheyne Horan &… Cheyne Horan on … Continue reading Cheyne Horan D’bah and Burleigh 1981

MR Speaks

Mark Richards telling it all. Great bit of history in this interview and some of his shaping secrets. Related Post Geoff McCoy – Design Thr… Cheyne Horan Riding McCoy Lazo… Functional & Finless? Geoff McCoy 2012 Geoff McCoy Evolution Marking Your Mini Simmons Surf… Ryan Burch Sacred Shapes