What happens when 11 times surfing world champ joins forces with a fashion designer and storyteller to create a surfing fashion brand? At first, a wave of criticism falls on the first one. But then…
180 km up north from peaceful Nigran lies the local galician metropolis – A Coruna, the second stop of our surfing trip to Galicia.
It’s not an obvious choice for this series, but Sevilla based brand has a thing for surfing and lifestyle it promotes. And a funny thing: I didn’t know about the brand until my last trip to Spain.
Surfing world is full of passionate men and women. We see some of them fighting for the world title. But there are much more of them out there, in big surfing cities and small coastal towns doing different things than taking part in WSL tour. I’ve learned that their stories can be very interesting and inspiring. I would like to bring those stories to light. I’ll start with Andy, founder of the Oceano Surf School in Conil.
Based on my recent experience I’ve prepared a five steps guide of how to successfully buy a dream surfboard.
7 A.M. just after sunrise. We’re on one of the Jersey shore beaches. Poor surf, but amazing light. Cold. Perfect conditions for this photo shoot. Starring: beanie, sweatshirt and boat shoes – my favourite classics for autumn.
First time ever surfing in NYC. First all alone session. First time completely cold feet. Rockaway beach – still stoked when I think about that day.
When there’s no ocean around a local lake will do. This sunset paddling session was awesome!
No problem with gaining speed and catching a wave but poor balance while paddling and not getting what sea is saying to me – these are the most important conclusions from my Hel peninsula surf trip.
All you need is an idea and a photographer who feels it.