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Waxmate's photo of Porthcawl - Coney Beach

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Average rating of 4.52 from 69 votes

Porthcawl - Coney Beach

Spot Location: UK + Ireland > Wales > Porthcawl - Coney Beach

Date Taken: 6th February 2010. 15814 page views since 18th January 2011.

Swell Rating Primary Swell Secondary Swell Wind (+ Gusts) Weather
9ft 15s 248.16°     14
mph
Overcast 42°f
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suzannepadden Jul 22, 2011 Rating: 1

i look at this picture and it says a lot about what tom was, we watched him this day and roared laughing at his antics, this was just a little wave to him, thank you all for your comments all i can say is that i loved him suzanne (mum)

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suzannepadden Jul 22, 2011 Rating: 1

i look at this picture and it says a lot about what tom was, we watched him this day and roared laughing at his antics, this was just a little wave to him, thank you all for your comments all i can say is that i loved him suzanne (mum)

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Slycat bait Jan 25, 2011 Rating: -5

'"ohhh i look so cool taking this huuuge wave on my head!!!! I'm so glad there is a photographer on the beach to capture this precise moment"

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k7buoy Jan 25, 2011 Rating: 0

Perhaps before adding such a knobhead comment you might want to read what others have read and be a touch more respectful.

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swwl Jan 25, 2011 Rating: 1

you'll get your coat....

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Platinumfinz Jan 24, 2011 Rating: 1

Very, Very Sad! 'Rest in Peace'

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Spongerdudette Jan 25, 2011 Rating: 4

Nicknick read this and others links shown below and then show some respect. http://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/4822-welsh-surfer-tom-padden-dies-in-car-accident

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nicknick Jan 25, 2011 Rating: -15

its a closeout...and its not that big...and the guy is not dropping in....and it looks cold.

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jwh Jan 24, 2011 Rating: 0

Praise The Lord!!!

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Baboon Barrels Jan 24, 2011 Rating: 3

Eish, Too sad man! just too sad!

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^*^WALES^*^ Jan 22, 2011 Rating: -1

what happend .................... RIP sad :(((

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Norcal Jan 27, 2011 Rating: 0

oh shit wrong link

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Norcal Jan 25, 2011 Rating: -1

http://www.surfertoday.com/windsurfing/2241-windsurfer-found-dead-near-the-golden-gate-bridge-in-san-francisco

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deano Jan 24, 2011 Rating: -1

so very tragic..r.i.p

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shinsrugby Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 1

Tragic......RIP

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catrock Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 4

My heart goes out to all his family and friends, stay strong.

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burner Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 2

A tragic reminder that it can all be taken away in a split second. Very sad. RIP.

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nelch Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 2

surf around this area regularly, but i dont think i ever met him. from what iv heard, he seemed like a great guy and a real charger. condolences to the family. hopefully his son can live on for him and will be charging just as hard in a few years.

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mookesh griffin Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 5

moose your a bellend

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mookesh griffin Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 1

Tragic story,RIP

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Stu101 Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 0

Really sad news, I guess alot of the insensitive comments come before knowing the story... rip...

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Jim Birtwisle Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 3

What a brave and defiant guy! I would have been turning for the beach convincing myself that I may have left the iron on.

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andsowedrifttogether Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 5

the water is probably frigid...the wind is probably biting...and this guy is still stoked. some people could learn a thing or two from this photo.

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EX-MOOSE-ME WHILE I LIGHT MY SPLIFF Jan 21, 2011 Rating: -24

THIS GUY IS ABOUT TO GET DUMPED ON. JUST LIKE MY WIFE!!!!!!!! I'LL SH*T ON HER CHEST I SWEAR HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHA!!!!!!!!!!!! SHE'D MURDER ME IF SHE KNEW WHAT I WAS SAYING!!!!!!!!!! MURDER I SAY MURDERRRRR!!!!!!!!!!!

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evanisthebest Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 0

would u mind if i took a shit on her chest to?

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evanisthebest Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 0

would you mind if i took a shit on her chest to?

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nelch Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 0

please read up on the situation and consider removing your post moose.

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nelch Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 0

please read up on the situation and consider removing your post.

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nelch Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 0

please read up on the situation and consider removing your post.

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Spongerdudette Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 0

Please Moose not on this photo because people have lost their lives and it's not funny. So show respect and delete your comment.

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Spongerdudette Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 0

Please Moose not on this photo because people have lost their lives and it's not funny. So show respect and delete your comment.

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yak Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 1

Please read these two articles and then reassess your poet: http://news.sky.com/skynews/Home/UK-News/Baby-Left-Orphaned-In-M4-Car-Crash-In-South-Wales-Is-Named-As-Logan-Padden-Grandmother-Survives/Article/201101315898904?lpos=UK_News_First_UK_News_Article_Teaser_Region_0&lid=ARTICLE_15898904_Baby_Left_Orphaned_In_M4_Car_Crash_In_South_Wales_Is_Named_As_Logan_Padden%2C_Grandmother_Survives http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/south-wales-news/bridgend-maesteg/2011/01/20/surfers-pay-their-own-tribute-to-popular-tom-91466-28017403/

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I love beef curtains me !! Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 2

Beefy would like to take this opertunity to apoligise for my comments this morning. I seen a picture and added a comment without knowing the of the tragic event. Sorry for the loss to the family and friends. Regards Beefy

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VW Brad Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 2

RIP.....such a horrid thing to happen.

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Gogmagog Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 2

Love the combination of resignation and defiance. was at rest on monday, was fairly big, but nothing like this

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Nurno Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 1

Truly, truly awful. A good tribute photo and good to see some community camaraderie. Always good to see Welsh waves making the home page too.

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Gogmagog Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 2

“take your best shot funboy”

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swwl Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 2

nice tribute sorry about the rubbish joke!

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swwl Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 1

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Spongerdudette Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 1

I've just read about the terrible, terrible accident that has happened. My deepest condolences to the family. RIP.

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Rich Perkins Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 3

This break will never be the same again, without the mighty Tom Padden charging it! R.I.P. Bud.

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Young gun Jan 20, 2011 Rating: -1

forget the wave, sick hair bro!

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Young gun Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 2

having said that, i now see it's a hood. sh*t.

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david puddy Jan 20, 2011 Rating: -20

def photoshopped

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suzannepadden Jun 29, 2011 Rating: 0

no it wasmt

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nelch Jan 21, 2011 Rating: 1

please read up on the situation and consider removing your post snitch.

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jon terry Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 0

Snitch your a prick

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Lerry Gopez Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 3

Definitely an insensitive arse.

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mans Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 6

photoshopped What a neck and do yourself a favour, put a t-shirt on

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mans Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 0

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Nick Hawling Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 1

might as well, nothing good was ever going to come from this situation.

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swwl Jan 19, 2011 Rating: 0

some people just cant get enough of that movie The poseidon Adventure

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I love beef curtains me !! Jan 19, 2011 Rating: -5

At the last minute Moses realised he had lost his miracle ability to part the ocean :-o

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I love beef curtains me !! Jan 20, 2011 Rating: 0

Note to self ' no more bible comments!

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Joe 90 Jan 19, 2011 Rating: 6

This is how he Would want us to remember him people, We love you all now and forever, Tom Lou and Steve. Be with us in the water always xxx

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JAYSURFER69 Jan 19, 2011 Rating: 4

Very, very tragic accident. Thoughts go to family at this sad time. R.I.P

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UP IN SMOKE Jan 19, 2011 Rating: 4

A terrible tragedy, I'm sure all our thoughts go out to their families.

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chineseyes....(who you calling a muppet!!!) Jan 19, 2011 Rating: 0

RIP....

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