Welcome to the plateau. It's where we gather to watch Yago Dora soar above our heads.
These are the fortunate few. Many epic sessions have fallen by the wayside, victims to our ruthless monthly culls, but the results are wondrous to behold.
SCOTT'S Reef (or the Yeti) is a mutant slab with anger issues. He's Jan 8th's big swell with just the local crew out.
A Surf photography exhibition is taking place in the Freshwater Gallery at Dimbola Lodge, Freshwater Bay, Isle of Wight from the 15th to 31st January 2010. See wightsurfhistory.co.uk for further details. Featuring the work of local photographers and surfers, Jason Swain and Paul Blackley, its the first event of the Wight Surf history Project, which aims to document and celebrate 50 years of surfing on the Isle of Wight.
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.