Toby dropping in on Aztec

2017 Loco Paddle Surfing & Kite Action From Tiree, Scotland

2017 Loco Paddle Surfing & Kite Action From Tiree, Scotland The Isle of Tiree – we have been coming here since I was at University teaching windsurfing and stand up paddle boarding to pay my way. It has a very special place in our hearts, it always provides the goods on and off the water. Unfortunately, we havent been back for a few years and this trip was a mad dash to the ferry on a Thursday morning, no forecast checking other than to know that swell...

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Just Another Weekend of Loco SUP Surfing in Scotland

Hey Locos!! Wee Dougie from Scotland has been putting in the miles again. Check out his report from a recent paddle surfing trip up North 'Just another weekend of Loco SUP Surfing in Scotland' Having not been on the SUP for a few weeks it was time to hit the road for a spot of surf. A 3-5ft 12sec swell on Sat and Sun was the forecast with easterly offshore wind on Saturday and nothing on Sunday. The swell direction was...

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Loco on location in Tiree Scotland

Hey Locos!! Many of you may already have seen photographs from some of our Northern Locos' trip to Tiree, Scotland over the last week or so but here's the full report from boss man Joey T. SUP and kite riders Toby and Laura from Aberdeen invited Joe along a few weeks back which he instantly jumped on knowing that September can often be epic on Tiree and could potentially deliver superb content for all of the new 2015 Loco...

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Runners and Rollers – Top UK Downwind SUP Routes

Runners and Rollers - Top UK Downwind SUP Routes Winter in the UK is a great time for the downwind SUP aficionado. With the chances of gales and swell more common during the off season; paddlers who love chasing bumps and rolling along coasts will be salivating at the prospect of the next few months. If you’re thinking of getting stuck into some serious downwind action, or you’re a hardened coastal runner searching for new routes, then check out this selection...

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Loco SUP on Location at Loch Ard in the Scottish Highlands

Loch Ard Paddle No Swell to get excited about… No wind… what on earth do you do? Lorna and I decided to head north of Glasgow in search of some inland paddle spots. We loaded up the trusted 9’5 Loco and the new 7’10 Loco boards into the bus and headed off. We arrived at Loch Ard near Aberfoyle and unloaded the boards. Wetsuits on and set off across the Loch. Im 80kgs and jumped on the 7’10 for the first time and paddled it across...

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Loco Gets Sectioned Island Style in North Uist, Scotland

Credit: www.scottishacommodationguide.co.uk Loco Gets Sectioned Island Style in North Uist, Scotland North Uist 2013 Our first proper trip to the islands was to North Uist in the Outer Hebrides. We had already clocked up some miles in the van driving to the east coast – mainly St Andrews – and the west coast – Machrihanish – in search of any summer swell we could get! We set off, van piled high with windsurf kit, a surfboard and the SUP. We drove through...

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