I have always loved waves. As a grommet I was searching over the headland to see what waves were on the next beach, I took road trips up and down the coast searching, always searching for the next wave. A few years later and I’m travelling the world riding the best waves in the world and competing in them. In professional retirement, getting good waves has become even more important to me and I just have to ride as many ...Continue Reading →
Holly, Lion and I arrived in Hawaii just a week after the completion of the 12th annual Hurley BL’s Blast Off presented by Beecraft. It was another incredible event and a pretty full on year jam-packed with adventures, great waves and good vibes. We were on the fly and it was really busy at times, especially after I decided to jump in with the WSL commentary. So, it’s great to be back in Hawaii.
I came across this shot by my ...Continue Reading →
Right now Holly, Lion and I are in the Maldives thanks to The Perfect Wave and have just spent over a week on the Carpe Vita cruising the atolls with some amazing surf and great crew. Now we’ve settled into the Kandooma Resort where we can access waves from the island with guides and the lucky guests on our trip.
I’m often asked what gear I take on these surf trips, so I’ve put together what I’ve brought with me this ...Continue Reading →
How quickly does time fly?
In 2017 we’re stoked to announce that we have shifted our traditional dates to allow all groms the opportunity to participate in the Grom Search events in Victoria and Maroubra as well as Blast Off without the overlap. We have decided to change the dates of Blast Off 2017 by a day so instead of running Monday to Thursday as we have always done, this year we will run from Tuesday 26th to ...Continue Reading →
Wow! Another great Sports Camps Australia Barton Lynch surf camp has wrapped up. We had such an epic time with this group of groms and can’t wait to get back on the beach with you guys. Check out some of the shots from Whale Beach.
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Great news, we’ve booked in another two-day camp for the 5th and 6th January 2017 at Whale Beach in Sydney. The camp is for both boys and girls 8 years and older and is jam packed with specialised surf development, fitness and fun for groms of all levels and abilities.
We believe that through perfect practice, fitness and a positive mental approach, champions are built not born and we have a holistic approach to coaching and training. We believe that actions and decisions made in the formative ...Continue Reading →
Did you miss out on the Sports Camps Australia Barton Lynch Ultimate Surf Camp in the Christmas holiday? Great news, we’ve booked in another two-day camp for the 12th and 13th March at North Palm Beach in Sydney. The camp is for both boys and girls 8 years and older and is jam packed with specialised surf development, fitness and fun for groms of all levels and abilities.
We believe that through perfect practice, fitness and a positive mental approach, champions are ...Continue Reading →
One of the best surfer’s skateboards, Streetboardz has just come up with one of the most revolutionary designs since the invention of the skatie 80 years ago. It’s time to throw your support behind an Aussie innovation and help make the prototype of the world first board-braking system a reality.
The crew at Streetboardz have come up with the Boarder Kontrol system which converts a standard cruiser skateboard into to a board with a brake. There’s ...Continue Reading →
Trip #2 for the season and our first land based trip will enable families to come. Everyone can have a wonderful holiday with great waves, plus a stunning environment for all! Holly will be putting together a scheduled yoga classes each day, along with an optional fitness sessions.This land based trip will allow us to have a greater focus on these areas for those keen to participate!
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For quite some time I’ve wanted to create school holiday surf camps for kids, but have never been able to get it done. Sports Camps Australia do exactly that, and now together we are launching the Barton Lynch Ultimate Surfing Camp.
Open to 30 kids aged between 8 and 16 who have the minimum ability of getting to their feet on the board through to advanced surfers.
If we get more interest and fill the first camp we will put ...Continue Reading →