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STAND UP PADDLE BARBADOS

STAND UP PADDLE BARBADOS

Great weather for a stand up paddle , wether you want to take an easy going cruise through Carlisle Bay , Tackle some waves. Or just learn some basics , at dread or dead we can take care of you . The shop carries first class equipment and we have been paddleboarding for 5 years […]
SURF SCHOOL: BARBADOS

SURF SCHOOL: BARBADOS

Not so much surf school this week as the waves on the east coast have been pumping. All the crew Matthew ,Hyper ,Axe and myself have taken some time out to surf the Soup Bowl. Epic 4-6 ft waves Barreling . almost every day for the past 4 days. yep a few broken boards . […]
7 years ago Comments Off on SURF SCHOOL: BARBADOS
SURF SCHOOL: BARBADOS

SURF SCHOOL: BARBADOS

The dreadordead surf instructors have been consistantly on the water this summer . The waves have been great for beginners, due to a constant north swell pushing up allowing us to use pebbels the best beginners break on the island. The instructor line up for the summer is Matthew , Kane , Adan and myself. […]
7 years, 2 months ago Comments Off on SURF SCHOOL: BARBADOS
SURF TOURS :BARBADOS

SURF TOURS :BARBADOS

The waves in Barbados have been consistant on the south coast this year so i have had to travel a lot less and the options of locations have been narrowed considerably for our surf tours. The choice has been simple Soup Bowl Or Brandon’s this at first glance may seem a bit boring but to […]
7 years, 5 months ago Comments Off on SURF TOURS :BARBADOS
SURFBOARD REPAIRS : Barbados

SURFBOARD REPAIRS : Barbados

Surfboard repair is probably the worse part of surfing , a ding or broken fin, crack on the rail or totally broken in half board can just about spoil your whole day. The guy that fixes your board is the man. first of all he has all the materials and spare parts you need under […]
7 years, 6 months ago Comments Off on SURFBOARD REPAIRS : Barbados
SURFBOARD RENTALS: BARBADOS

SURFBOARD RENTALS: BARBADOS

Just a quick up date on our current rental equipment. SURFBOARDS:(longboards) Walden 9/0 Magic. Shaper 9/1 Bonga Perkins. Meyhoffer 9/1 comp. NSP 11ft epoxy,NSP 10/2 epoxy,NSP 9/2 epoxy, NSP 8/0 epoxy,NSP 7/6 epoxy.NSP 7/4epoxy,NSP 7/2 epoxy, NSP 6/8 epoxy. Shaper 6/6 Bonga Perkins. NSP 6/4 performance board. SURFBOARD RENTALS (short boards)  performance Rusty 6/1 , […]
SURF LESSONS: BARBADOS

SURF LESSONS: BARBADOS

The month of Febuary has been crazy buisy with the surf lessons daily ,some days Matthew and myself have been in the water all day . we now have a new  Surf instructor / surf board repair man. Adam Edghil ( Hyper) He has been a breath of fresh air creating stencils for new graphics […]
SURFING: BARBADOS

SURFING: BARBADOS

Brandon’s goes off. 3 days of epic surf at Brandon’s this week end and it is still on for Monday all be it a bit smaller.The vibe was a bit intense as this time of year there is a few more surfers around . Mainly Tourist some fairly experienced surfers that hold their side and […]
SURF SCHOOL: BARBADOS

SURF SCHOOL: BARBADOS

The surf school has been moving around a bit lately as the swell has gone off. 4-5 ft Brandon’s then 6-8 ft Brandon’s , Soup Bowl could be re – named  Whirl pool 10-11 ft +. West coast small , until you get to Maycocks.20-28 kilometer winds . So where have we been taking the […]
SURF : BARBADOS

SURF : BARBADOS

Yes ,all action on the south coast ,South point not bad 2-3 ft some 4ft sets quite clean. Brandon’s still a bit lazy 2-3 ft the evening got a bit better. The trade winds are kicking 25+ knots tomorrow so we should get at least 3 good days on the south coast unfortunately the best […]