Category - Sports

Surf Skateboards – Revolutionising those flat days

Improve your surfing with the new style of surf skateboards  How I pushed past my fear of skateboarding with the new style of surf skateboards with the help of Tiny Whale Surf Lodge in Portugal.   Skateboarding has...

Road Trip Through Mainland Mexico: How to budget

How to Budget For a Road Trip Through Mainland Mexico What things cost in Mainland Mexico and what to expect on your road trip   I left San Diego, CA with a 4×4 SUV, a backpack filled with surf bikinis, three boards...

Rapture Surf Camp Review – Want to surf in Bali?

Rapture Surf Camp Review, Bali A week in May was the perfect time to visit Rapture Surf Camp in Bali. Best suited for beginners or a competent surfer looking for stress-free surf guiding. Rapture Surf camp is a luxurious...

Bethany Hamilton UNSTOPPABLE Movie Trailer

Unstoppable – The fearless life of Bethany Hamilton Bethany Hamilton is rewriting the rules on being a fearless athlete. UNSTOPPABLE is her untold story. Against all odds, she remains one of the leading professional surfers...

Surf Guide Nicaragua : Popoyo and the Rivas Province

Great Waves, Uncrowded, and Affordable: The Rivas Province of Nicaragua is your new favorite place to surf With offshore winds coming across Lake Nicaragua daily, Rivas has some of the most favorable surfing wind conditions in...

Malibu Popoyo Boutique Surf Resort Review

Malibu Popoyo offers the best of both worlds The Dilemma: A luxury all-inclusive vacation – or – a surf trip to a remote location with uncrowded waves? Both please! Use code STILLSTOKED for a discount on your booking...

Snowboard Packlist: What you absolutely cannot forget

Snowboard Packlist Don’t get stuck in the parking lot without your gloves!   It’s the worst feeling ever. Imagine this… you are insanely stoked on a quick weekend getaway to the local mountains. You are so...

Storing your snow gear in the offseason

Storing your snow gear in the offseason   As most of you know, my love for snowboarding takes me to all sorts of places around the globe. I am forever grateful for the amazing opportunities that arise. But, when I’m home in...

Sports Injury Recovery: Ten tips to reduce healing time

How to reduce healing time from sports injuries Sports Injuries suck! There is no way around it. When you are doing what you love and hear that pop, feel that snap, or sense that first shooting pain, it’s hard to know what hurts...

Deep Breathing: Why every athlete should be doing it

Deep breathing has hundreds of proven benefits. That’s why some of the world’s top athletes practice it regularly.    We all know we should take more deep breaths. But doing it is another story. Here are...

Dear Surfing: I Hate You

Dear Surfing, I hate you. I’m so over you. You humiliate me. You make me feel like a worthless piece of shit. And you are right, I’m not good enough for you. It’s true. I suck at this, I suck at life. Just let me go in peace...

The reasons why we surf

The reasons why we surf Guest writer and Cornwall local, Emma Fraser Bell ponders the reason we surf. Why do we return to surfing even when it fills us with so much frustration so much of the time?   One weekend this summer...

How To Repair A Surfboard – DIY ding repair

How to repair a surfboard Doing your own ding repair might sound intimidating. But that is exactly what makes it so satisfying.   There are certain things in life that give you a sense of pride when they are accomplished:...

New Women’s Snowboard Movie – Listen to the eyes

  Woooo HOOOOO!  Winter is just around the corner and three of my favourite female riders just dropped a vid full of the sickest pow slashes, pillow drops, gnarly cliff, and the occasional tree barrel! YES! Now I am totally...

The complete guide to buying skis for women

How to buy skis for women What to look for when buying skis for women   With an increase in women hitting the slopes, it’s hard not to notice that ski companies are developing and manufacturing some great, female...

Surfer Girls Kick Ass – You must read this book!

Surfer Girls Kick Ass This new book called ‘Surfer Girls Kick-Ass’ is the ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ for surfers – well worth a read!   Without a doubt, Surfer Girls Kick Ass this is a must-read book for...

Jolyn Bikini Review – 100% durable and 0% ugly

Jolyn Bikini Review A tie bikini that stays on – A surf bikini review by Billie Gurr   If you’re a female surfer of any level, I’m sure you’ve faced a range of bikini issues in the water. Whether it’s having your...

Learning to snowkite in Alaska at SnowKite Base Camp

Snowkite in Alaska   I’ve never really wanted to kiteboard. In fact until now, I’ve actively avoided it. You see, it’s the idea of being dragged out to sea by a kite, left helpless and bobbing in Australia’s shark...

Travel Insurance

Travel insurance I recommend Sadly travel insurance is one of those things that you just need to get. If the worst case scenario happens, it can get bad REALLY quickly. Like that time I was robbed of all my possessions in Laos...