DO these Kirra caves from the recent swell mean that the Quik Pro could be held here rather than further up the point at Snapper Rocks?
“Surf wise, we’re looking at a nice swell around the time the event starts. The issue is the lack of sand built up at Snapper—it’s basically a hole right now.” That was a quote from 2012, but could easily stand for 2013 as reportedly there’s a massive hole in the sandbank. It seems just about this time of year that those in the ‘know’ engage in the annual game of tapping their nose and saying, “there’s no sand there this year, it’s f**ked mate”.
My intention is to give a digital voice to the obvious and resonating protest in Mentawai.
Jack inhabits a world where a compact format from a long gone analogue age rules supreme.
A tight little edit of California road tripping. Good news for us surf fans.
The world title race has never been so open.
Conor Maguire is The Winter Session champ, as voted for by the panel of 36 shortlisted surfers.