Derek Hynd

“Surfing is the perfect meditation – external chaos and internal stillness occasionally connecting to achieve a moment of near perfection. It only takes one wave.”

Who said that? A very wise and soulful man who has written one of the most revolutionary and inspiring insights into the world of surfing. Yes, it was me. Me, me all about me.

This video however has nothing to do with me and it is good…

Tip 2 Tip – Turning Back – Episode 8.2 The New Breed

No offence to my dearest father, he has many fine qualities – he has nearly all his hair, he doesn’t kick tramps and he has never (as far as I know) been inappropriate in front of any member of the Royal Family. But (and I say this with a tiny amount of hesitation due to the inherent loyalty instilled into my psyche by his guiding hand) I wish Tom Curren was my Dad…

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A short antidote to the stresses of Western life with Belinda Peterson-Baggs and friends surfing in Sri Lanka and West Sumatra…