Archive for July, 2015

A man and his horse

Friday, July 31st, 2015

This was filmed in the session after the 2015 Jbay Open final. It features Derek Hynd riding a 11’6″ finless board and Emi Erickson riding a 1973 Bob Cooper single fin. The smaller day is the Monday after the final ,where we thought it’d be bigger . Kelly Slater gets a wave after his semi final heat had ended.

Music:” missgive misstake” by Jane Rademeyer from the album “i think a halo”
Filmed and edited by : David van Rensburg

Travis Grant M2O interview 2015

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Interview with Travis Grant the day before the 2015 Molokai to Oahu Race

Freediving the gullies of Kynance, Cornwall

Friday, July 24th, 2015

Freediving in the beautiful waters of Cornwall. The Cornish coast is full of these fantastic gullies, which make an excellent playground for freedivers.
Learn how to be free in water with Aquacity Freediving
Music is ‘Sea Creatures’ by SOAK
Always dive with a buddy!

Paddleboarding at the Crossfit Games 2015

Monday, July 20th, 2015

Dave Castro discusses the next challenge in the CrossFit Games—paddleboarding. NCP owner and designer Brian Szymanski, a legend in the paddling world, offers tips and advice for using the board.

America’s Cup Winner Jimmy Spithill races the Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

Saturday, July 18th, 2015

Fresh from his legendary America’s Cup comeback – two time America’s Cup winning skipper Jimmy Spithill takes on the Molokai 2 Oahu challenge – the world’s most demanding open ocean paddleboard race.

BLUESMITHS talked with Jimmy to learn what skills he needed to apply to succeed in this challenging stand-up paddling (SUP) environment.

Molokai 2 Oahu ’14:EP3: It’s an Accomplishment

Friday, July 17th, 2015

The racers round the corner of Portlock to finish the 2014 32 mile Championship crossing from the island of Molokai to the island of Oahu. A special moment for all those who accomplish it.

[VIDEO] Buzzy Kerbox – Laird come back to SUP racing

Friday, July 10th, 2015

Buzzy Kerbox and Laird Hamilton go way back. Buzzy’s recently posted this video as a message to his old pal to come back to SUP racing to bring more attention to the sport. “Stand Up Paddling is a sport you popularized and it spread around the world like wildfire, you were the fastest guy in the early days why don’t you come race with us in the upcoming races?” Kerbox continue to tell his good buddy how much he would love to get back on it at the ultimate paddleboard challenge Molokai2Oahu or M20.


“Laird we go way back..bring one of your killer paddles and your Laird designed raceboards and come back to racing! would great for the sport and I would love it! But don’t forget to put your clothes on!” 🙂