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Friday night in Bali at the Quiksilver Boardriders cafe in Kuta / Legian Tom Carroll,

Friday night in Bali at the Quiksilver Boardriders cafe in Kuta / Legian Tom Carroll, Matt Hoy, Simon Anderson & I will be there for a Q&A session with Vaughan Blakey Friday night in Bali at the Quiksilver Boardriders cafe in Kuta / Legian Tom Carroll, Matt Hoy, Simon Anderson & I will be there for a Q&A session with Vaughan Blakey. ( From 6-10pm). The heats will also be drawn for Sunday’s Uluwatu Challenge…

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Up above the “Goldy” with Coolangatta & the “Super Bank” in the distance

Up above the "Goldy" with Coolangatta & the "Super Bank" in the distance Up above the “Goldy” with Coolangatta & the “Super Bank” in the distance. On Virgin Australia flight VA 45 from Newcastle to Brisbane & on to Bali for the 2017 Bali Big Eco Weekend sponsored by Quiksilver. @quiksilver…

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The Quiksilver- Coca Cola Ulu Challenge is on again this Sunday at Uluwatu

The Quiksilver- Coca Cola Ulu Challenge is on again this Sunday at Uluwatu The Quiksilver- Coca Cola Ulu Challenge is on again this Sunday at Uluwatu. If your in Bali & keen to surf in the event to get a couple of sessions with only 6 people in the water go to Uluwatuchallenge@quiksilver.co.id for details. All proceeds from…

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This is the second of the two photo’s Simon Anderson sent me from the “Ulu”

This is the second of the two photo's Simon Anderson sent me from the "Ulu" race track section last Sunday This is the second of the two photo’s Simon Anderson sent me from the “Ulu” race track section last Sunday. He took it during the Quiksilver – Coca Cola Uluwatu Challenge. Simon is in California this weekend at the SIMA waterman’s…

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In the cave at Uluwatu with Hamish Sutherland

In the cave at Uluwatu with Hamish Sutherland In the cave at Uluwatu with Hamish Sutherland. It would be nearly impossible to have two more opposite boards. Mine is a 6’2″ Swallow Tail Twin Fin with a small Stabilizer in the tail, glassed “Not to Last” with a single 4oz bottom…

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The presentation ceremony for the Uluwatu Challenge at Single Fin

The presentation ceremony for the Uluwatu Challenge at Single Fin The presentation ceremony for the Uluwatu Challenge at Single Fin. From left to right, Bruce Waterfield, me, The Trophy, The Winner – Tai “Buddha” Graham, Peter McCabe & Sammy Gosling. The event was held in epic 4-6′ surf…

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Coming in at “Ulu” trying to step on the least sharp sections of the reef

Coming in at "Ulu" trying to step on the least sharp sections of the reef Coming in at “Ulu” trying to step on the least sharp sections of the reef. My board has a fake 3 Stringer look. The extra blue stringer lines are about 1/4″ wide & have been sprayed onto the foam. This was after my last heat in The Quiksilver…

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Walking very slowly & carefully at low tide over the reef at “Ulu” during the

Walking very slowly & carefully at low tide over the reef at "Ulu" during the Uluwatu Challenge Walking very slowly & carefully at low tide over the reef at “Ulu” during the Uluwatu Challenge. The board is one of my “rocket” models, 6’2″, 201/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick. Single to double concave…

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Heading out through the cave at “Ulu” for my heat in Sunday’s Quiksilver / Coca

Heading out through the cave at "Ulu" for my heat in Sunday's Quiksilver / Coca Cola Uluwatu Challenge Heading out through the cave at “Ulu” for my heat in Sunday’s Quiksilver / Coca Cola Uluwatu Challenge. Entry in & out of the water is always a unique experience. Climbing down the near vertical concrete steps into the cave brings…

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A shot Simon Anderson took of me on the racetrack section during Sunday’s Quiksilver- Coca

A shot Simon Anderson took of me on the racetrack section during Sunday's Quiksilver- Coca Cola Uluwatu Challenge A shot Simon Anderson took of me on the racetrack section during Sunday’s Quiksilver- Coca Cola Uluwatu Challenge. I had a total “shocker” in this heat, my wave selection was terrible, I couldn’t find a good scoring wave &…

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