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RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« on: March 08 2006 11:03:00 »
Greetings all, Im going to be in India around Mid May. Thinking of heading into Goa ( surprise surprise ) if anyones up for a surf or just fancies a beer, let me know.
live the dream
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #1 on: March 13 2006 08:03:00 »
Hey guys, finished with line-up fight now?
Me & my girlfriend are traveling from Apr 17 till May 08 from Cochin amongst the whole coast to Chennai. How difficult is to bring a longboard (+shortboard) with me? Can we put it in a train, bus or on the roof of taxi's?
Any good tips for staying/surfing on this route?
Geert-Jan from Holland
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #2 on: March 22 2006 02:03:00 »
I will be visiting india in dec. next year. are the swells good that time of year in Pondicherry. That auroville place sounds good, do you have the email of the local surfers there that rent their boards?
I have been to the andamans, never been able to get out far enough to surf and not a board in sight there (that was 1997) I am sure there is some incredible, untouched surf. Many of those areas are restricted to foreigners. (my wife is an indian passport holder but that doesn't help me.
any info would be appreciated.
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #3 on: March 24 2006 22:03:00 »
Hello all, I'm in Mumbai right now, headed to goa kerala etc in the next few days. Would appreciate any information on places to go, how to get boards and anything else that would help. Would be great to be able to surf a little in India. Thanks for any advice.
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #4 on: March 26 2006 06:03:00 »
I will be in India from July until mid of August. Where do you think is it possible to surf around this time of a year? Maybe in Kerala? Or do you think Goa is better? I am an intermediate surfer, 2-5 ft of swell would suit me very well.
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #5 on: March 28 2006 02:03:00 »
Hi, I'm heading to India during July and August. I'm flying into Chenni and heading down the east coast toward Pondicherry, Auroville. Is this the best time to be looking for surf on this coast? If so where are some of the better spots? I am an intermediate surfer.
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #6 on: March 31 2006 16:03:00 »
from your posts it seems you know alot about surfing in Pondicherry. I may staying in Injambakkam for a long period of time but not sure yet. I have been there many times but not been out in the surf. Do you know of any good spots close to Injambakkam?? I will be working alot and have a family, and not lots of time for travelling around but looking for some good spots close by. Mamalapuram may be OK.
let me know..thanks
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #7 on: April 05 2006 07:04:00 »
hay im goin with my family on the 7th of july to goa for 5weeks and am a keen bodyboarder and wanted to know if there r any good waves round goa?and where bouts?
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #8 on: May 04 2006 10:05:00 »
Hi! I'm from Barcelona, I have a medium level of surfing (and a low level of english jejej) and this september I will go to India as a volunteer in Ventahal near of Madras, but after I want to do a surf route, but I don't know where I can go to do surfing in the India, Can you give me some counsel?¿
Thanks a lot!!!
RE: LOCAL INDIAN SURFER« Reply #9 on: May 08 2006 05:05:00 »
I´m from Barcelona too and I´m interested in travel to India for surfing and for working in any ONG... Could somebody give me some informartion about both themes?