We all know there are sharks in the waters around the Outer Banks, we justs choose to ignore this fact. It’s like worrying about the microscopic bugs that live in your eye lashes. No harm, no foul. But when you … Continued
It’s late October and we made it through the summer with no hurricane events . . . . until now. On the bright side we are usually shut down for business this time of year anyway so everything was already … Continued
I’m a little ashamed I haven’t taken advantage of the swell that TS Leslie started. That’s the price of being a dad. Driving the kids to and from school cuts in to my productivity time, thus, leaving no free time … Continued
One odd trait regarding the Roanoke Sound is that it does not have lunar tides. However, when the wind blows very hard in one direction for a sustained period you’ll find either high or low levels depending upon the direction. … Continued
After taking care of business I wasn’t sure what else could be done in the dark. Just sit and wait? For what? Butch offered me a room at his apartment complex for the night so I could stay nearby and … Continued
The local Surfrider Foundation hosts an annual event at the KDH bath house every year to raise money for scholarships. It was my first time and I had a great time. It’s a one mile race along the shore. Categories … Continued
I made a video of Steve’s paddle-out. Go to youtube and watch it.
Steve and I met by necessity. We both lived on the same street. We both had daughters the same age and in the same class during preschool. And we were both stay-at-home dads. We came to lean on each other … Continued
We had a great time hosting the 2nd Annual Hobie Regatta last weekend. Great fun, food, friends, and weather. Same time/place next year.
I was busy working last weekend but all the surfers were out in full force taking advantage of T.S. Colin’s swell. Fortunately, I got out Monday night right after work at MP 17. Swells were super easy to catch and … Continued