Creed McTaggart: Occy must be proud of you

West Australian charger Creed McTaggart (Margaret River, WA) today claimed the blue ribbon 16 and Under Boys division at the 2010 Billabong Occy’s Grom Comp.

Timing his form peak perfectly, McTaggart was the standout surfer in the final with the polished natural footer displaying all the spoils of a noticeable growth spurt in the last 12 months as he powerfully attacked the punchy 1m conditions at Duranbah Beach (Queensland, Australia).

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Boscombe surf reef: a dream waiting to come true

The Boscombe artificial surf reef will try to understand why the £3m project is not performing as it should.


On Tuesday, July 13, Bournemouth councillors will ask what should be made to have 100m surf rides of 15 seconds.

A few months ago, the performance of the Boscombe surf reef was studied in detail by the Plymouth University.

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Tom Morey's new Rollo: this man is a genius

Tom Morey, the inventor of bodyboarding, has announced plans for the new "MoreyRollo", a rolling skeg that may revolutionise the future of surfboards, kiteboards, wakeboards and sailboards.

The light rubberized foam wheels are less dangerous and thicker than skegs and could better the flow of surf rides. The "MoreyRollo" might be perfect for the Stand-Up Paddle boards as it works like a flywheel.

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