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Wavesgiving

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Decisions, Decisions… With a few different friends traveling North and South for a Thanksgiving weekend getaway, a choice had to be made on which way to pack up and point the van. After a rather short deliberation which included some homework with a AAA map, weather reports, swell models, and current sea surface temperature chart […]

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La Policía Nacional de Panamá

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Travel in a third world country can easily put you on edge. Roads without signs, 6’ wide potholes, and ever-lingering policia are all contributing factors. Having 12 surfboards stacked on the roof doesn’t exactly lend a low profile either. We found ourselves on day one heading from Panama City to a lava rock right hand […]

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Local Surf Trips: IB

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San Diego Surf Trips Living in a place like San Diego we are constantly reminded of how blessed we are to be able to enjoy this environment of great weather and ample surf. When the South Swell pumps in the summer we like to drive South of the big Bay and find empty tee-pees scattered […]

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Surfing Vicariously: Nicaragua – III

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This is the last installment of Surfing Vicariously: Nicaragua…for now. The crew here at localshapers.com booked tickets to Panama and will be provide the next episode of Surfing Vicariously. For now, check out the last round from our friend Ricky. Enjoy!

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Surfing Vicariously: Nicaragua – Part II

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The waves have been pretty mellow the last few days here in San Diego, leading us to wanderlust and planning trips abroad. To ease our woes, we can enjoy some more frothy glory shots from our buddy Ricky down in Nica.                   Offshores and hefty air sections? […]

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Punta San Miguel

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A look back at Winter 2012 – Punta San Miguel This past winter I was lucky enough to sneak down to northern Baja on a few different occasions.  I took this picture after surfing from sun up on my 7′ 2″ Stu Kenson diamond tail single fin.  It was perfect for threading the long walls […]

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