Thanks to Dave Jones for these superb surfing images and look forward to seeing more from his surf travels. If you are looking for decent surf shots of yourself and you are based in the Swansea/ Gower region then Dave is your man.
From September onwards it is time to pack your bags and visit the South West coast of Portugal. We run Live Surf Travel breaks and long weekends for intermediate and upwards surfers.
On Friday the 4th of August a small ground swell pushed on to Gower, part of the welsh surfing coastline. There to greet these perfect waves were the wave hungry junior surfing academy armed with their INT wave riding vehicles. Parents/guardians and spectators stood on the becah and cheered the surfers on. Yeeehhhaaaaa !
All pictures are the personal property of Fluidshotz.com and Chris Vaughan.
Chris is as passionate about his photography as his surfing and aspires to be one of Wales' most exciting photographers.Chris is a surf coach for GSD surf school and a crewman on the Mumbles Lifeboat. Be sure to check out his site at www.fluidshotz.com
3rd of August at Caswell beach, Gower. A group of young people from all over the Uk hit the Welsh surf. The surf was perfect, with offshore winds and sun shining the group rode these perfect small waves with style. GSD welcomes them all to the surfing family.
Ideal for an introduction to surfing, a two hour session to get the voucher holder up and riding. We provide all the equipment needed. The voucher once purchased is valid for one year. Once you have paid online simply print out the email receipt that you will receive from us and pop into a card.
Our Christmas Surfing gift vouchers are valid for one year from purchase and available for use on Gower, Wales and include use of all equipment, buy online, print out the voucher and simply place in your Christmas card a great stocking filler > Surfing vouchers for Christmas
Give the gift of surfing to someone special this Christmas, no going to the shops simply click on to www.shopgsd.com then hit the surfing gift vouchers link, you will have a few options to choose from.
Once decided how much you want to spend on a gift simply pay online via our secure shopping server. After completing the transaction you will receive an email receipt from us which you simply print out and pop into a card. The voucher is valid for one year from purchase and we provide all the equipment! Easy > www.shopgsd.com
Yesterday we went to the winter wonderland in Swansea next to the LC building. The sun was blazing and despite the cold air the girls had great fun on the ice rink followed by the rides at the surrounding fun fair. This is an excellent, well run provision for added fun at Christmas well done Swansea Council!
Then first thing this morning we headed up to Oystermouth Castle to enjoy the sprinkle of snow we had over night, here is Izzy flying past on one of her numerous sled rides. I had a go and crashed and burned much to her amusement!
20 days to go, don't panic! We have the following available via our surf shop
Surfing gift vouchers ideal for those that have everything, once purchased they last for a year and all you need to do is contact us a week prior to book your surfing lesson in Newquay or Gower up to you, prices start from £35 click here for more options 'surfing gift vouchers'
Surf books for young people full of surf safety and each individually signed all are imported from California click here 'surfing books for young people'
The key pod, ideal for locking your key in whilst surfing safe in the knowledge that your electronic key is not going to get found on your wheel arch or in the exhaust pipe! Simply place your key in the pod, set the combination lock the pod to your tow hitch and then go surfing click here to buy 'key pod car key security for surfers'
The moonbag, a simple design but fantastc for keeping your wetsuit in good shape and the back of your car for that matter, just step on the bag like a mat and get changed, when done leave the wet gear in the bag and throw in the car, no mess, tidy!! click here to buy 'moonbags for beach users and surfers'
From £159.00 These Rhino winter suits are available in all sizes as used by the surf school, bullet proof and warm, nice! click here to order and give your wetsuit size
Here are just a few of Richards surf shots, how good would it be to have your logo on his boards! Well now here is your chance, he needs a sponsor for the forthcoming years to help him compete on the BPSA and travel the world surfing radical waves.
These cool campers are now available from the guys at www.surfseekers.co.uk the M.D has surfed for 30 plus years and travelled extensively in various types of surfer vehicles and came up with these beauties.
At the Eisteddfod Swansea 2006 our Welsh speaking surfing coaches held a Picture contest. Fun was had by all including some as young as three years old. Local Welsh artist Rhys Mason was on hand to pick the top pictures and they have been selected for our surf blog.
Four of the artists will be recieve a phone call over the next week to claim their free surf day at Caswell with us.
Thank you to all the young people that entered and had fun at the Eisteddfod
GSD surfing staff are available for events and exhibitions around the UK. If you would like us to visit your show please contact us. We offer a surfing lesson, surf contests and offer great prizes. We have worked on stands including the Welsh Tourist Board and Welsh Assembly.