Emails from Ecuador #1

  The journey to get the British Team to Ecuador was long, but after over 24hrs on the move we arrived at our destination in Salinas safely and without too many problems. After a fantastic send off at The Kings Arms Georgeham (www.kingsarmsgeorgeham.com), the team loaded up the Surfing GB…

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GB Junior Surf Team Announced

Surfing GB announces Junior Team for 2014 World Championships Largest ever squad to compete up till the last minute for places to represent Great Britain in Ecuador this April Portuguese Training and Selection camp hailed a massive success by Coaches “Sleeping Giant has woken up” –Lloyd Cole, Team GB head…

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British Junior Squad – Portugal Training Blog 6

British Junior – Portugal Training Camp The British Junior Squad’s time in Portugal is coming to an end. It has been an incredible week of training which has seen everyone progress as the week has moved along. At the start of the camp Head Coach Lloyd Cole set an aim…

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British Juniors – Portugal Training Camp Blog 5

British Juniors – Portugal Training Camp Today started off with another casualty to the 24-hour bug that’s been going round camp, the victim being the third leg to the tripod and the man who has been keeping everyone updated with the daily blogs, team manager John Ellis leaving us a…

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British Junior Squad – Portugal Training Blog 4

British Junior Squad – Portugal   The squad was up in the dark this morning for a light breakfast before getting straight into their Wetsuits to surf. With an early high tide, Head Coach Lloyd Cole wanted to take advantage of the more favorable conditions to give the squad the…

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British Junior Squad – Portugal Training Camp Blog 3

British Junior Squad – Portugal Training Camp The first day and a half in camp has been a great start to our training. Settling in to the facility and the beach break on day 1 was our equivalent of getting an early wave in a heat to settle nerves and…

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British Junior Squad – Portugal Training Camp Blog 2

British Junior Squad – Portugal Training Camp After settling in to camp and getting familiar with the waves in front of the High Performance Surfing Centre yesterday (www.surfingviana.com), day two was all about setting benchmarks. Head coach Lloyd Cole and assistant coach Damon Beveridge outlined the running order for the…

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