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Rule Number One: ‘We won’t wear suits and ties.’

Rule Number One: ‘We won’t wear suits and ties.’

We can learn a lot from Hobie Alter. Hobie took a risk going off on his own and taking the road less traveled. Albert Einstein said, “Imagination is greater than reality.” Hobie conceived an entire industry. He imagined a different world for surfing and made it come to pass. He invented inventions, built businesses… executed his vision. Continue reading

December : Just Swell

December : Just Swell

December is the best month ever.   Christmas, my birthday, and winter swells all happen in December.  For me at least, it really is “the most wonderful time of the year.”   San Diego got hit with its first surf-able, real winter swell this past weekend.  I had a late night Friday (i.e. 5 a.m.) … Continue reading

Gobbling Up Some Waves

Gobbling Up Some Waves

“Are you a crow?”  A guy from Australia.  “No, I’m not a crow, I’m a turkey.” “You’re a turkey, okay.  But why?”  “Because it’s Thanksgiving.”  “I know it’s Thanksgiving, but why are you dressed as a turkey?”  Fair enough.  Guy with a stroller crossing the intersection: “What’s the reason?”  Woman in line at Starbucks:  “Why are … Continue reading

No Bathing Suit? No Wetsuit? No Problem.

No Bathing Suit? No Wetsuit? No Problem.

I flew to Boulder and re-visited my college days and ways last weekend.  Ipso facto, my immune system hasn’t been my best friend over the past work week. I’ve been super sick, and thus, I reluctantly resolved to stay out of the water for both Saturday and Sunday.  My friend texted me this morning about paddling … Continue reading