Tag: wetsuit

Going Pear Shape

One of the things I have had to come to terms with since I started stand up paddle boarding is my love/hate relationship with wetsuits. The LOVE part is easy.  My winter wetsuit is the only thing between my peaches and cream and the  cold Benguela current, which churns it’s way up from Antarctica without any deflection, straight into Cape Town. The…

The Thinking Girl’s Guide to Life with a Surfer (The Kook Diaries Part 1)

It’s an unforgettable day. The morning haze lifts as the sun starts its daily ascent, scattering sequins across the ocean. A creature of splendid proportions emerges from the sea, clad in neoprene, and high on stoke. But he’s not the only one on cloud nine. It’s a sparkling day because you realize That Surfer is into You. Not because you…