All posts by papersurfer

In the Mist
In the Mist
February 8, 2012, No Comments

…it’s been several weeks since I made it into the sea. My last visit to the Peniche peninsula was somewhat hampered ...

snail
Portugal surf report, Cabedelo…
May 8, 2011, 2 Comments

…I haven’t surfed at Cabedelo (Figueira de Foz) in a while. My lack of inertia since the winter months has been toug ...

future of surfing
The future of surfing…
April 16, 2011, No Comments

I demand freedom. Society has smeared its smog covered and weighty hand across the canvas of surfing and created a bruta ...

the real portugal
A glimpse of the real Portugal…
April 1, 2011, 1 Comment

…is still visible if you know where to look for it. Progress has been marching through western Iberia like a premenstr ...

snowboarder
Hell finally froze over…
March 24, 2011, No Comments

…over a decade ago a good friend gave me a snowboard. He was upgrading from intermediate to advanced in the sport of ...

candlelight
Strictly by candle light…
March 16, 2011, No Comments

A million years ago when I had hair and Ronald Reagan was having a career change we used to sit around an open fire, pla ...

circus_came_to_town
The day the circus came to town…
March 4, 2011, 2 Comments

I’ve not been a huge fan of competition surfing – excessively talented athletes floundering around in crap waves try ...

papersurfer
A tough choice…
March 2, 2011, 1 Comment

It’s been a somewhat disheartening week in Surfugal. Five months out of the sea has left me very unfit – not so much ...