Part Two – An interview with Pipeline’s Surf Doc

“Part Two: Pipe Dreams – An interview with longtime Pipeline Contest Surf Doc, Leland Dao” By Naja Enevold Olsen Q1: We’ve heard about Leland the doctor, tell us more about Leland the surfer? Do you venture out into big surf or take on Pipeline...

Part One – An interview with Pipeline’s Surf Doc

“Pipe Dreams – An interview with longtime Pipeline Contest Surf Doc, Leland Dao” By Naja Enevold Olsen Pipeline has long held a formidable reputation in the surfing world. Its picture-perfect, elliptical barrels belie the fearsome reality of the reef...

Global Outreach Report 2015

The European Association of Surfing Doctors (EASD) PRESENTS “The Surfing Medicine Global Outreach Report 2015” The European Association of Surfing Doctors (EASD) is proud to present the 2nd Surfing Medicine International Community Global Outreach Report....

Rips and stuff!

“Rip Currents … What Every Water User Needs to Know” by Tim Jones Rips are, to most of us, a fantastic aid to our surfing when understood. They help us pass out through waves to the takeoff area and often they define the “peak” and create...

Safety in the Surf

“Preparation is key to staying safe” by Peter Conroy Developing robust ‘in-the-surf’ safety procedures, like those we employ for fighting fires and tackling other emergencies, has long been a personal goal of mine. Surfing safety is quite new to Ireland,...

Papa-he-nalu

Papa-he-nalu, planches de surf, surfbretter, サーフボード, tablas de surf; call them what you will, it really doesn’t matter: WE LOVE SURFBOARDS. What’s more, wave riding is our passion. So, no matter whether it’s on a mat, your belly, or with a hand...