Britt Merrick is Coming to Cornwall

World renowned shaper Britt Merrick of Channel Islands Surfboards will be visiting The Rockpool Café at Gwithian on Friday 5th July. You are welcome to come and join us. Britt will be talking about the history and ethos of Channel Islands. A short film will also be shown, and you’ll have the chance to have a beer with Britt and discuss any surfboard queries you have. We hope to see you there! Friday 5th July – 8PM The Rockpool 1 […]

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Video | Surfline’s Surf Cam Rewind

We all watch the webcams waiting for a decent set that can justify getting in the car and making the trip. Some of us also spend a bit too much time hitting refresh trying to avoid the ads interfering with said set… Every now and again you might get lucky and capture something interesting like a dolphin or a heavy wipeout. The guys at Surfline have made a montage of interesting and unusual things captured on webcams around the world, […]

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JS Industries Welcomes Mateus Herdy to the Team

Mateus Herdy is the current WSL World Junior Champion and the newest addition to the JS Traktor team. He’s one of Brazil’s brightest prospects and at only 18 he is definitely a surfer to watch in the coming decade. Career highlights so far: 2019 – Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast wildcard 2018 – crowned WSL World Junior Champion 2018 – Hawaiian Pro QS 10,000 runner-up to winner Joel Parkinson Here’s a quick edit of Mateus, filmed during a few sessions in […]

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Jim Banks Magic Carpet Now In

Jim Banks; a name renowned for big wave surfing and big wave boards. Back when everyone was riding thrusters, Jim broke the mould by not only shaping, but also ripping on these short Twin Fin Fish. We started stocking Jim’s boards back around 2007 and the things flew, people were suddenly riding something way shorter, way faster and way more fun than ever before. Jim shaped his first board in the early 70’s, when he was just a teenager. In […]

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Best of January & February | Warriors of Winter

This winter is already shaping up as one of the best in recent memory. Down here in Cornwall there has been endless swell and even the fickle “secret” spots have lit up. If it wasn’t for the small problem of holding down a job you could have surfed every day this Winter. We have had tonnes of entries and some amazing shots. Apologies if your photo is not in this slideshow we had too many and the slider stopped working… […]

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