Classifieds 50% off, use promo code FBkpkPromo The Phuket News Kata Rocks The Phuket News Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort
The Phuket News Phuket Sport
The Phuket News Phuket | Thailand | World  | Surf Report  | Predictions XML, RSS, Feed
The Phuket News The Phuket News
The Phuket News

At long last, we’re seeing bigger swells

SURFING: Hey ocean lovers, Phuket’s September swells have been typical with plenty of waves both clean and windy. We have seen some larger overhead days which separates the boys from the men but it was great to see a lot more of you get the courage and paddle out.


Tim Campbell

Sunday 25 September 2016, 03:00PM


Nothing beats the feeling on riding that first ever wave.
Nothing beats the feeling on riding that first ever wave.

Even if you don’t catch a wave at first, the experience of battling the swell to get out the back, and just being in the water while you feel the sensation of the waves’ power as they roll through, builds your confidence.

That might seem strange, but trust me, the more you can get used to the ocean the easier it will get to bring yourself to that moment of dropping into the face of a bigger wave, not to mention how your fitness improves rapidly.

I think we have the best swells of the year still to come, so there will be plenty more chances to get amongst them, and once you take that first big wave you will realise that it wasn’t that difficult or scary after all. So go on, push yourself and take the drop, it’s only water after all.

MY STORAGE - Secure, Clean and Cost Effective Self Storage at Jungceylon, Phuket, Thailand

For all you competitive types, the famous and must attended surf contest at Khao Lak in Phang Nga Province is happening from October 1 to 2. For more info check out their Facebook page: facebook.com/khaolaksurfingcontest

Tim’s Tip: When taking off on a bigger wave you must commit 100 per cent without hesitation. Paddle strong, keep your eyes looking forward and enjoy the ride.

See you in the water!

 

 

The Phuket News
The Phuket News
Comment on this story
* Please login to comment. If you do not have an account please register below by simply entering a username, password and email address. You can still leave your comment below at the same time.
Comments Here:
Username:
Password:
E-mail:
Security:
    Forget your password?

Be the first to comment.

The Phuket News
The Phuket News The Phuket News The Phuket News
The Phuket News
Share this
The Phuket News
Have a news tip-off? Click here
The Phuket News
Related stories
The Phuket News
Phuket community

Recent Comments


Street sweeper run over by car, left seriously injured

A car crashed with high speed into the poor lady on a footpath. What is this? Was the car driver having a heart attack?...(Read More)


Street sweeper run over by car, left seriously injured

Street cleaner from Burma v Thai driver. Police investigating how much fine? slap on wrist + medical expenses? In UK 3/5 years licence lost + 50000 ba...(Read More)


Blazing Saddles: Racha islands offer great bike trails and wildlife spotting

Racha Noi/Racha Yai and Raya Noi/Raya Yai.And this is confusing?Wondering why this writer still lives in Phuket,if he needs to mention in every articl...(Read More)


New parking restrictions on Phuket Town’s Thalang Rd

Phuket could make a big step ahead and declare the Thalang Rd an other roads in the old Town strictly as Pedestrian Zone. This would give a big boost ...(Read More)


Phuket’s Chalong Underpass flamed for slow construction

Like many people wrighting before. Build a bridge over the roundabout 70% cheaper and finish for 6 mount ago. And what comes to happen with the tunnel...(Read More)


Phuket’s Chalong Underpass flamed for slow construction

I want to be the first <I TOLD YOU SO>.Bravo !I hope it will take 10 Years and will kost some 100 Million or more and all the Locals who voted f...(Read More)


Phuket police raid massage parlors, find 5 illegal workers, no evidence of prostitution

100 police raid 16 massage shops and find five illegal migrant workers out of how many? And, no sign of sex or drugs. What was the real purpose of...(Read More)


Street sweeper run over by car, left seriously injured

In the hands of most Thais, an automobile is either (or both) a toy and/or a weapon. How utterly incompetent this person is...to hit a person on the ...(Read More)


Phuket burglary victim calls for help

Soi Suksan 2! 1/ For one week now increased traffic of young people on motorbikes going to the old top house meeting together 2/ Police car see...(Read More)


Phuket police raid massage parlors, find 5 illegal workers, no evidence of prostitution

Photos 1,2,3,4, sitting staircase and light bar are not of a 'traditional' (including the sign, don't make photos) massage shop. What ...(Read More)

The Phuket News
The Phuket News
Bangkok Hospital Phuket
PHUKET NEWS
Phuket
Thailand
World
Business
Q A
Weird World
ARCHIVE
POLL
CURRENCY
WEATHER
PHUKET TIDE TABLE
The Phuket News PHUKET LIFE
Phuket Arts
Phuket Community
Phuket Culture
Phuket Dining
Phuket Education
Phuket Entertainment
Phuket Environment
Phuket Health
Phuket People
Phuket Technology
Phuket Travel
Photo Galleries
COLOURING BOOK
The Phuket News PHUKET SPORT
Phuket
Thailand
World
SURF REPORT
PREDICTIONS
The Phuket News PHUKET CLASSIFIEDS
Phuket Buy and Sell
Phuket Jobs
Phuket Property
Phuket Cars and Boats
Phuket Community
Phuket Services
SEARCH CLASSIFIEDS
POST CLASSIFIED
The Phuket News The Phuket News PHUKET EVENTS
Phuket Event listings
Phuket Event calendar
Buy Tickets
POST EVENT
The Phuket News PHUKET DIRECTORY
Phuket Bars, pubs and clubs
Phuket Hotels and villas
Phuket Restaurants
Phuket Yellow Pages
POST LISTING
The Phuket News BARGAINS
The Phuket News ABOUT US
The Company
Distribution points
Subscribe
Advertise with us
Pay for advert
Contact us
CONTESTS
Content Google Map
Site map
Australian Visa Services
 
Currency - The Phuket News   Weather Report - The Phuket News   Surf Report - The Phuket News
LinkedIn - The Phuket News   Twitter - The Phuket News   YouTube - The Phuket News   Facebook - The Phuket News
Copyright © 2017 Class Act Media. All rights reserved. | Website usage terms and conditions | Privacy and Confidentiality Statement.