Longboard – South Coast Surfing Championships

Longboard – South Coast Surfing Championships

When the longboard heats started the heavens open and visibility was really poor, but the standard of surfing certainly wasn’t. The recently crowned British Longboard Masters Champion Al Reed was up against some excelent surfing from Adrian Howell, Pete Symms,...
IOW Rule at South Coast

IOW Rule at South Coast

Congratulations to the Isle of Wigt Surf Club for winning 4 of the 5 divisions and the overall club trophy at the 2011 South Coast Surfing Championships. Well done to Matt Harwood and all the IOW Surf Club team for putting on a fantastic event. Also a huge thank you...
France 1993

France 1993

By 1993 I had a newer VW Camper, it was better equipped and I had surfing a lot. The previous year I had done a trip out to New Zealand surfing at Raglan and Piha and stopping on Oahu, Hawaii on the way home. I was very excited about this trip to France as it was the...
The Early Days – by Keith Williams

The Early Days – by Keith Williams

The following is part 1 of a collection of memories garnered from well over 50 years of enjoyment of the sea & surfing and the people connected with it. The exact sequence or timing of events may not be entirely accurate, but the events themselves are broadly as I...
Iow Surf Scene through the Seventies

Iow Surf Scene through the Seventies

Were you surfing on the Island during the 1970’s? Tell us your stories and send us your images and movies, so we can tell your story here. We also want to know about your surf trips too. Was there rivalry between the Isle of Wight, Shore and Wessex Surf Clubs?...