Big Sunday at Freshwater Bay.

Big Sunday at Freshwater Bay.

Big swell at Freshwater bay, Isle of Wight, with only the most committed surfers making it out back in testing conditions, with some super deep take-offs as the sets were breaking outside the rock-boil at times! The Saturday night wave bouy readings (channel...
20/20 vision at Freshwater Bay

20/20 vision at Freshwater Bay

It’s been over a year since the last surfing photo blog, not because i don’t love surfing or taking photos, but there’s just not usually time for both. Great light and great waves persuaded me to get the camera out again. The pics might make it look a bit tame at...
Dawn Patrol Photo Blog from Freshwater Bay.

Dawn Patrol Photo Blog from Freshwater Bay.

It’s been a solid week of swell on the Isle of Wight with strong easterlies making for some “interesting” days on the SW facing coastline. Here’s a few photos from an early morning session at Freshwater Bay on Friday 14th December. Good test...
The 2018 winter surfing season has begun…

The 2018 winter surfing season has begun…

Because of time constraints (from being busy at work and also surfing every chance i get) these blogs are getting further apart, and i’ve not got too much to say this morning, but i’m back with a bumper batch of photos from the last two days of a solid week of swell...
Big Wednesday – Talking a good game.

Big Wednesday – Talking a good game.

(I could have gone with the alternative title = How a dislocated thumb probably saved me from snapping a longboard and/or having a near-death drowning experience 🙂 Photos from the morning of Wednesday the 18th April at Freshwater Bay from Charlie Cripwell and Paul...