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16 October 2014
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Geraint Evans

Geraint Evans

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Name: Geraint Evans
Age: 27yrs
Job: marketing & web consultant
Years Surfing: 3 too many
Habitat: Bazza Island
Boards: 2
Quiver: Custom 78 Mc Coy Nugget and a genith special silver ironing board
Local Break: Jacksons Bay, Barry Island (right, that will be Southerndown then)
Places Surfed: Wales, Ireland, Oz, Cardiff-by-the-sea & rest of Cali, NZ, Spain
Favourite Surf Films: Point Break
Worst Wipeout: Getting run over in Pacific Palms by a 14year old French kid who was better than me within a day, despite my years of endless toil. Then crashing out on a reefy floor and missing a school of Whales coming up for air about 2ft from the group. Everyone was crying with life changing-awe, I was sucking lemons!
Favourite Manoeuvre: Standing upAt my best...
Worst Surfing Habit: Falling off my board when sitting out back!
Best Surfing Experience: Pacific Palms again, walking down to an empty beach, 5ft and glassy, surfing a left all along the beach with the sun coming out from behind a cloud and a single dolphin leaping out of a wave. Tears to your eyes. Surfed for hours in boardies (not a pretty sight), had a steak sandwich and checked my phone messages to see we had beaten Finland 2-0!
Weirdest Surfing Experience: Appearing in Surfing Life Mag in OZ wearing black socks and white daps.erm yeah.
Other Interests: Wales, footy, photography, music, snowboarding, boozing, tennis, surf trips, reading, having a laugh.
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