Devon Surfers Awarded by the PM

A husband and wife team from West Down in North Devon who volunteer hundreds of hours to help young people learn to surf and improve their mental health have been named Points of Light by Prime Minister David Cameron. Helen and Joel Blackman are passionate surfers and lead the North…

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2013 NORTH DEVON SCHOOLS PRESENTED BY THE ILFRACOMBE ACADEMY AT GOLDCOAST OCEANFEST

The annual North Devon Schools Surfing Championships continues in fine fashion as the 2012 champions retain the title. Surfing GB and The Ilfracombe Academy teamed up for the 2013 event and invited seven schools from North Devon to compete in this well renowned inter-school and grass roots Surf event. The…

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2013 NORTH DEVON SCHOOLS SURF CHAMPIONSHIPS

NORTH DEVON SCHOOLS SURF CHAMPIONSHIPS presented by The Ilfracombe Academy at GOLDCOAST OCEANFEST 2013 For the 9th year running, young surfers from schools throughout North Devon will descend upon Croyde Bay to take part in this entertaining and passionate surf contest, held as part of the schools day at Goldcoast…

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RIP CURL Grom Search at GOLDCOAST OCEANFEST

RIP CURL Grom Search presented by POSCA at GOLDCOAST OCEANFEST 2013 If the concept of the UK’s best junior surfers tearing up one of Europe’s finest beach breaks in electrifying competition wasn’t a tasty enough recipe for you, then how about all of that and more at one of the…

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Exhibition: Sixties SURFER!

A major new exhibition at the award-winning Museum of British Surfing will look at the decade when modern surfing culture first washed ashore on the UK’s beaches in the 1960s. Exactly 50 years after the Britain’s first surf shop opened it s doors, ‘Sixties SURFER!’ will tap into the source…

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