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RE: Surfing Ontario« on: September 02 2006 10:09:00 »
hey guys, i'm no expert at the lake surfing but I have surfed ashbridges bay near the volley ball courts a couple times. it seems to get real big if the wind howls for 24 hours from the SE. so it would be blowing to the NW. the biggest was around 6 foot, over head at least, and barreling. they were short rides but i didn't have to paddle more than 2 or 3 strokes.
I'm hoping today will pick up with this crap from Ernesto blowin through.
Also, I have had many chats with the lifeguards here in T.O. and the water is safe for most everybody to swim. the restrictions and closures are based on the lowest common denominator. meaning if it is possible for one person to be sick, they'll post signs to stop swimming.
can someone tell me where the hot spot will be today or tomorrow?
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #1 on: September 02 2006 10:09:00 »
k, a-bay is 1 thing. u've obv never fallen in the water in oakville. or hamilton. west u know. don't tell me it's safe for every1 when theres tampons and actual sh*t floatin in the water. u can have fun in sewage and have fun wit ur moowich after. u don't go in lake o on really hot summer dayz unless ur got a good healthcare setup.
u should post pics of these "barreling" 6 fters @ a bay. when was this? katrina?
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #2 on: September 03 2006 21:09:00 »
you lake surfers are all full of it! get a life!
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #3 on: September 04 2006 16:09:00 »
Hey I am really looking for someone to continue lessons for my daughter we live in Southwestern ontario...She had lessons in Florida for a week...but finds it really hard around here.
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #4 on: September 05 2006 05:09:00 »
even better move to nova scotia!
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #5 on: September 05 2006 23:09:00 »
hey cindy, if she already knows how to surf, like u know catchin and riding waves, it ain't bout that then (which is what lessons'll getcha. the basics) pick up "surfing the great lakes". surfin lakes is about knowing when to go out most importantly and what wind/waves'll be best. u wont learn that ina lesson. u gotta learn bout the lakes and winds and shite like that. where to go in the area. that stuffs online and in the book. if she can surf already then she just gotta get out there when its workin. read this site. its got lots of spots to check.
or move to NS yeah. sweet.
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #6 on: September 06 2006 20:09:00 »
also check out originsurf dot ca. It will put you in touch with a lot of local surfers.
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #7 on: September 06 2006 20:09:00 »
Oh yeah were all queer in Nova Scotia EH! 6ft Barreling, dude dont make up so much b.s. Abay does not hold a swell like that. Show some pics and prove it toy boy.
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #8 on: September 07 2006 19:09:00 »
yeah that was the 1000 year storm of the lakes. you wont see that again in youre pathetic life tommy boy we see that every few weeks
RE: Surfing Ontario« Reply #9 on: September 08 2006 19:09:00 »
yes i am trying to discourage as many of you Ontarians from coming as possible because youre not wanted here faggot!