Summer is LIVE and happening in real time! Hope you're in a spot that's got the weather and surf pumping. We've put together a selection of videos and sites to entertain you when the weather turns or the surf's flat, and energize you for when conditions are perfect. Seventhwave, welcome to our world.
To SUP or not to SUP....
Stand Up Paddle boarding is the old & new craze of surf riding around the world. From the original Hawaiian stylers to the modern day boot camp
, you'll get a full appreciation of the sport here. NZers have been a little reluctant up till recently but now we're starting to see them in force at popular surfing breaks.
Celebrities on SUP's
How to SUP
Storming South Carolina
Kiteboarding in Oman... where?
Kiteboarding is a great visual experience and made even more spectacular by different locations. Oman is not your typical holiday destination but seen through the eyes of kiteboarding it might get you to add it to your bucket list.
Also, just out on the magazine scene is the first issue of New Zealand Kiteboarder
, published by Willie Davenport from Marvel Media and full of articles of interest, stories and international and local action. Check your local bookshop or subscribe online
Radical rodents - surfing mice!
Who says mice can't surf? This has to be seen to be believed. Surfing mice. Yep, that's right. Meet... the Radical Rodents!
Waterskiing waves in Hawaii
A year in the making, Mike Douglas and Cody Townsend fulfill a dream of towing into big waves on waterskis in Hawaii. After 4 weeks, 5 broken skis, and 1 big scare, they proved that it is, in fact, possible. Watch it here
Junior Worlds at Piha Jan 20th to 28th
Piha Beach, January 20th, 2010 The worlds best grommets LIVE and competing for the first time in New Zealand. A must see! Watch it LIVE from January 20th here
Mountain bikers heaven
Sick, filthy, unreal riding amongst the wonders of nature. This guy even goes so far as to twist his hand grip like a moto X throttle. Phenomenal riding crossed with epic berms and jumps... Get into it!
Eyeball New Zealand
Some of the most spectacular photography of New Zealand you'll see. This couple flew a light plane around NZ for a year taking photos (over 5,000) of scenes and landmarks around the country. You can plan your next trip, check out different areas
, or just take the complete tour here.
Right, now get off the sofa and into an activity.
See you out the back!
The Seventhwave Team