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Topic: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

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RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« on: February 12 2007 00:02:00 »

Will someone start this club, all it takes is one person sith some leadership skills.

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you can surf on a lake...

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #1 on: February 12 2007 10:02:00 »

You can surf on the lake.... Where/WHEN oh yeah,.... I have just moved here the warm of Canda..(yeah right this place is cold..fook)... and all but given up on seeing any waves until I can take a flight to someplace far and hot... then I was told you can surf the lake.. time to unpack the boards... wax them up and head to the LAKE (sounds so odd saying that.. you can surf on a lake... wow no salt.. that is wrong.. going to have to poor salt into my mouth before I head in...to make it feel like surfing)...!

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you can surf on the lake

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #2 on: February 12 2007 10:02:00 »

part 2..

So how often can get waves? where and when is the best time of year... (sorry to ask but I have no idea about the lake...) How do you predict? Wind I guess but directions, what do I need to check for? hopefully see some of you in the water... I will be the surfer falling off the board a lot.. .rusty it has been months...!

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Lucifer

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #3 on: February 12 2007 14:02:00 »

The lakes usually go off beginning in October and calm down in May.  The only problem with surfing the Lakes , is that the swells aren't consistant, and stay for hr. periods instead of day periods.  Wave conditions are usually wind blown mush, but , can on occasion smooth out. wear the heaviest wetsuit you own and prepare to freeze. But It's all worth it for a stokey delicious knarley ride.  Just ask Tom from Rochester !!!!  He's surfed  Ontario at 15 ft. plus and does it all the time.   Or is it Riff,........Or Riptide, Or.......?

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Ty Hardastle

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #4 on: February 23 2007 19:02:00 »

Im in... i surfed a couple times when i was in hawaii, wanna start up... add me tylertbone@hotmail.com ...

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Matt M

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #5 on: March 11 2007 15:03:00 »

I can’t believe after all of the responses submitted in the past months nobody has initiated any movement.  

If all it will take is one person with leadership skills to step forward I am willing to be this person.

Anyone who is actually serious can e-mail me at matthewmartin@rogers.com. I have been surfing the Great Lakes for 5 years and have a well rounded knowledge of surfing. I also know where to get equipment and find good spots to ride. Reply only if you want to surf new spots with other riders who are serious, as I don’t have time for bullshit about who is a kook and who isn’t.

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Zach

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #6 on: April 06 2007 09:04:00 »

Matt you seem to be the one too talk too....I damn keen/desperate for a wave....I dont know if this group is gonna work...im just lookin for peeps to give eachother the heads up when its wortht he drive...im in the GTA but not on the water front...I know of a spot on huron north of sauble that Goes off in the right conditions....but none in the GTA...Im also in desperate need of a repair kit for my board!!   If you could help me out mate it be much appreciated....Hcaz54@hotmail.com

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lash

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #7 on: April 06 2007 22:04:00 »

im totally in live in waterloo planning trip to costa rica in june ne one in im looking for a camp w instruction i was in kauai last year and got addicted bought a 9'2 t&c very stoked lets do yhis

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victor

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #8 on: April 07 2007 18:04:00 »

Hello. I’m from Peru, right now living in Toronto for a few months more. I’m a Surf guide in Peru and I can help you up with any plan to travel to Peru.
I hear you can surf here on the lakes. I want to try to surf here before I go back home. It would be wonderful if I can meet you guys.
You can get some surf classes from me too I have been surfing since I was 13 years old.
Please feel free to contact me

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shaun-na-na

RE: Anyone want to Start a Toronto-based surf Club?

« Reply #9 on: May 07 2007 12:05:00 »

completely addicted to surfing since my trip to costa in '05.  i try to get a surf trip in every 3 months or so.  but would love to get some riding time in up here...!


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