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The Best Activity Holidays in Cornwall

Cornwall activity holidays

Cornwall is one of the best destinations for activity holidays in the UK. With its mixed terrain of beach, cliff, forest, rugged moor and surrounded by sea, it is the ultimate adventure playground for visitors who want to get active during their time away. But where do you start when planning your adventure in Cornwall? We would advise choosing your destination first

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UK Pro Surf Tour 2009

Alan Stokes

Newquay’s Alan Stokes won the 2009 UK Pro Surf Tour in a dramatic day of surfing at the Animal Newquay Open. Six surfers went into the contest with a chance to take the title. But Stokesy did enough with his second place finish. The Women’s tour was won by Swansea surfer, Gwen Spurlock after a remarkable year of surfing. Last year Gwen had a serious life-threatening

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Jesus Longboard Classic 2009

Jesus Surf Classic

Great weekend of Surfing sees the third Jesus Longboard classic end in style. With a great swell forecast and a full line up of competitors including some of the best longboarders in the country the third ‘Jesus Longboard Classic’, run by Christian Surfers UK, was all set to be the most exciting and competitive to date. Surfers had travelled from a far afield as

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UKSRL VB Summer Series – Round 3 Watergate Bay

Surfboat

More rain for Round 3 of the UKSRL VB Summer Series at Watergate Bay held on the 11th July with a 6ft clean but building swell. Everyone knows the deal with the VB Summer Series: it's about consistency and in surf making the right decisions at the right time and some luck.   The ability to row well is just one of the skill sets needed to successfully row a surfboat

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Surfers & Lifesavers Battle The Elements At The Surf Relief Festival,

Tom Butler

Two days of stormy weather couldn’t dent the enthusiasm of over 1,000 schoolchildren, surfers, lifesavers and beach-goers who took part in the Surf Relief Festival last weekend (17 & 18 July). Braving the stormy waves on the first day of the event were surfers competing in the opening rounds of the UK Pro Surf Tour. The 4-6ft surf was torn apart by strong

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The Surf Relief Festival, Ocean and Beach Day a Success.

Surf Relief Festival Iron Man Competition

Two days of stormy weather couldn’t dent the enthusiasm of over 1,000 schoolchildren, surfers, lifesavers and beach-goers who took part in the Surf Relief Festival last weekend (17 & 18 July). The two-day event, held at Cornwall’s Watergate Bay, raised over £4,000 for the charity Surf Relief UK to fund their ongoing ‘SurfAble’

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The Queen of Surf Day, Newquay in Cornwall

Queen of Surf

Newquay in Cornwall, the laid-back and beach drenched capital of the British surf scene, will for the fifth year be hosting The Queen of the Surf - an all women's surf day on Sunday 19th July in aid of Cancer Research UK. With the stunning backdrop of Newquay's famous surf spot, Fistral beach, the day will be a chance for women to learn the basics or improve their

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Surf Relief Comes to Watergate Bay, Cornwall

Alan Stokes

The third event on the UK Pro Surf Tour will be the Surf Relief Contest to be held at Watergate Bay, Newquay 17th  July 09:00 – 17:30, 18th  July 09:00 – 20:00. An event which has grown from strength to strength over the past five years and is now included as the third leg of the UK Pro Surf Tour. The current leader of the UK Pro Surf Tour, Alan

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SAS Making Beaches Barefoot Friendly Campaign Kicks Off

barefoot friendly

Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) has once again teamed up with Barefoot wine for their nationwide beach clean-up tour this summer. The SAS team will visit 6 beaches around the UK and everyone’s welcome to help. Whether you’re a part of the local community or you just fancy rolling up your sleeves and getting involved, SAS and Barefoot need your help make our

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Launch of the Joe Way Paddle for Life

Joe Way Appeal

The Joe Way Paddle for Life is a charity event focused on raising awareness of Joe Way’s story and inspiring people to raise money for any registered charity they want. The event will be held on the 3rd of September from Newquay harbor and is aimed at all levels and ages you can enter a team or as an individual. The original Paddle for Life started after

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