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surfin in biarritz« on: June 03 2006 07:06:00 »
was wonderin what the crowds are really like in this region,ive surfed in australia before where the crowds are notorious,is it that bad?and is the localism bad?cos im thinkin of headin here on my own for surf and id prefer if i didnt get dropped in on. also does anyone know if you can manage without a car? cheers.
RE: surfin in biarritz« Reply #1 on: June 03 2006 08:06:00 »
Don't forget you'll end up in the basque country so be respecfull and you'll be respected as any where else! But don't forget that we have 3 major sport activities:
1.surf, 2. Rugby 3. kiking english speaking buts!
ONGI ETTORI ! (Welcom in basque!)
RE: surfin in biarritz« Reply #2 on: June 06 2006 00:06:00 »
Surfing being the No. 1 sport ? When was the last time a French surfer won a world title ? You'll be fine Gerald the rules that apply to surfing are usually universal. However if you prefer not to get dropped in on in France I suggest take up playing rugby.
RE: surfin in biarritz« Reply #3 on: June 06 2006 07:06:00 »
that sounds cool,well looks like im in luck i do play rugby! mickel picon is pretty good surfer i have him on my fantasysurfer team.just worried that i wont go for enough waves cos dont like surfin in crowds and tend to let others have the waves..
RE: surfin in biarritz« Reply #4 on: June 11 2006 15:06:00 »
Really enjoyed Biarritz. Was on a backpacker trip, so didn't have a car and didn't mind walking a little or taking the bus. Though I speak french...
RE: surfin in biarritz« Reply #5 on: June 12 2006 08:06:00 »
"" and tend to let others have the waves""
You can come surfing with me any time you want.
RE: surfin in biarritz« Reply #6 on: June 14 2006 19:06:00 »
there is no problem surfing here at ALL!!! if you make sure you're better than average...you will be fine...most of the brakes are wide and so you can find your own spot! if you meet a maroccan guy (karim) who is quite good (surfs for quicksilver)...make sure you drop in on him, at least twices, and tell him the dutch (Nils, friend of Eddy) says Hi...have fun man...
RE: surfin in biarritz« Reply #7 on: June 15 2006 05:06:00 »
thats cool exactly what i wanted to hear,.ive heard of that moroccan alright. cool look forward to trippin around biarritz!