Category Archives: Helpful Stuff

Surf products, etc.

Noise to Note! #143

I was thinking to myself the other day…What have I not listened to in a long time? Then I thought that it had been a while since I turned some people on to what I like to listen to. Let … Continue reading

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The Update – Work Edition

I was like so many people. Working extra hours, taking care of big tasks, and coming to work with shoes that worn through. Working nights, holidays, weekends. There was always promise. The new GM would be better. The new position … Continue reading

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Overview of the Past Few Weeks

My wife and I have been going through the very challenging process of obtaining her Permanent Resident Visa for a very long time. Due to some speed bumps on the road of life, it put the breaks on the process … Continue reading

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How to End Kookdom

Hello Kook! As a surf coach and a former contest guy, I had the joys of analyzing a lot of surfers. The good ones had a solid base so it was matter of making tiny changes. For surfers on the … Continue reading

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The Bridge

  The SideWedge has a few people that comment regularly but mainly most of it now seems to be on Instagram. However, this site will always be my first-born baby for so many reasons. Mainly because it serves as my … Continue reading

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Pivoting

So the past few weeks have been somewhat interesting. We were hit with a large swell and as my luck has been lately, I could only surf when the swell was far from good. I managed to find myself out … Continue reading

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Welcome Back

    I am back! I read posts from another blogger I know who was lamenting about the battle to write when you are down. I knew that I had to stop and write. Write something! So today I came … Continue reading

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