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8 edition of Surfing Britain (Footprint Surfing Britian) found in the catalog.

Surfing Britain (Footprint Surfing Britian)

by Chris Nelson

  • 325 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Footprint Handbooks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing,
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Water Sports,
  • Sports & Recreation / Water Sports,
  • Travel / Europe / Great Britain,
  • Special Interest - Adventure

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8773492M
    ISBN 101904777406
    ISBN 109781904777403
    OCLC/WorldCa57430662

    I’ve always believed surfing is an amazing tool for a mindfulness practice. It’s very much about mindfulness-in-movement. If I truly get into why I surf, it’s because we can enter this heightened state of awareness – a flow state where, if even just for a moment, there’s complete focus and immersion in . Surfing and Great Britain go way back. It was Captain James Cook who was the first European to report on the art of Hawaiian surfing back in the 18th Century. In , Prince Edward, later King Edward VIII, was pictured ruling the rollers of Waikiki. And in s the legendary Tom Blake sent a foot gun from Hawaii to a Birmingham dentist.

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Surf writer/photographer team Chris Nelson and Demi Taylor have been back on the road to bring you the only comprehensive guide to surfing in Britain and Ireland. Fully revised and updated, this guide includes all the essential break information, plus tips from Britain’s top surfers and local experts, board advice from the UK’s best shapers /5(6).

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Previous edition: published as Surfing Britain. Includes index. Description: pages: color illustrations, color maps, color portraits ; 18 cm: Contents: 1) Britain 2) England 3) Scotland 4) Wales 5) Ireland: Responsibility: Chris Nelson and Demi Taylor.

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