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Summer Reading Challenge #2- who knew Marilyn Monroe was a surfer chick?

So my new favourite book is actually a Teen ‘coming-of-age’ paperback.

I have no shame in this.


Lisa Glass

Paperback; 373 pages

Date opened: … 288 more words


Battle of the ‘Gate’ – BSUPA National SUP Surf Champs review

BSUPA’s National SUP Champs hit the golden sandy beaches of Watergate Bay, Cornwall, a few weekends ago with Battle Royales across all categories. With solid swell, onshore wind and testing conditions Saturday proved difficult for all paddlers. 239 more words



Intelligence could not influence me,

The real world,

Was the solid walls against the sand.


Went in and out with the tides.

The sun, 213 more words


Recipease Notting Hill

Our bread making class began with a free cup of tea, much needed considering the 9am Sunday morning start! Anything Jamie Oliver has a hand in, I normally like….Fifteen at Watergate Bay, his recipe books, TV shows and restaurants, so I was expecting to enjoy this. 358 more words


Kelly says surf...

11 time world champion surfer Kelly Slater once said that to improve at surfing, you have to surf no matter what the conditions. So last week, during my trip to Cornwall, when the surf gods decided to throw a curve ball, I decided to test Mr Slater’s theory. 774 more words

Thoughts & Musings

Back on the world wide web......

Hey folks, WOW it’s been a long time since I last posted on my blog…..sorry!!

The past year passed by in bit of a whirlwind for me and surfing took a little bit of a back seat for a while. 375 more words

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The Watergate Bay sunset walk

Can there be a better place to stay for a British sea-side break than Watergate Bay in Cornwall? With two miles of sandy dog-friendly beach, it’s excellent for storm and sunset watching, surfing and fine-dining and provides a perfect base for cliff-top walks. 609 more words