Tina walking SUP over Cornish Rocks

Paddle Surfing for Girls

Paddle Surfing for Girls This article is the result of speaking to a variety of female paddlers over the summer. After getting the basics on flat water it seems girls are increasingly interested in getting into paddle surfing and why wouldn't they with similar thrills to traditional surfing but it being much easier to master. Although it is definitely possible to catch a wave on an iSUP or large wide style board (32-34'') these options are more compromise rather than...

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Loco at BoardMasters

Loco at Board Masters 2015

After much deliberation about the forecast Joe decided to pop down for the second half of the Board Masters with a view to supporting Loco team riders Tina, Luke and Finn and maybe catching a few Atlantic bumps himself. After a thankless 8hr mission he arrived early doors to be met with 2-3' clean waves at Fistral so it was SUP time. After a power hour the waves were dropping and water had become really busy with tourists so Joe...

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Tina Beresford tests our new 2015 7’9” Loco SUP

Hey Locos! It's been a busy week at The Asylum with the first of the 2015 surf sticks going out to our Loco SUP inmates. Meds consumed & gear packed Tina Beresford was up with the larks over the weekend to test drive her new 7'9'' x 27.5'' @ 91L Loco SUP. The location was Godrevy Beach where she met up with Sarah Clark from Checkered Photography. Boss man Joey T caught up with Tina to her initial thoughts...

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