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# surfs-up - Thursday 19 April, 2018

A whitewater kayaking course is planned for Dublin's financial centre

A whitewater kayaking course is planned for Dublin's financial centre

Apr 19th 2018, 11:02 AM 11,341 Views 53 Comments

An outdoor pool is also possible under the €15 million development.

# surfs-up - Saturday 4 March, 2017

A stunning new Irish film looks at why Co Clare is a Mecca for the world's top surfers
# Between Land And Sea
# Between Land And Sea

A stunning new Irish film looks at why Co Clare is a Mecca for the world's top surfers

Mar 4th 2017, 8:30 PM 35,798 Views 21 Comments

And how its fulltime surfers dedicate their lives to their craft.

# surfs-up - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Watch: Donegal surfer in the mix for global award after tackling this huge wave in Sligo
# Barrel Of Laughs
From The42
# Barrel Of Laughs

Watch: Donegal surfer in the mix for global award after tackling this huge wave in Sligo

Feb 28th 2017, 5:32 PM 10,063 Views 5 Comments

It’s the second time Conor Maguire has been nominated.

# surfs-up - Thursday 5 May, 2016

A day in the life of an Irish pro surfer
# Ripped
From The42
# Ripped

A day in the life of an Irish pro surfer

May 5th 2016, 9:00 PM 7,719 Views 7 Comments

We spoke to Lahinch-based Ollie O’Flaherty about his training regime.

# surfs-up - Thursday 7 January, 2016

The Greens are banking on this bearded pro surfer to get them back into the Dáil
# Cowabunga
# Cowabunga

The Greens are banking on this bearded pro surfer to get them back into the Dáil

Jan 7th 2016, 5:00 PM 17,435 Views 56 Comments

Fergal Smith used to surf the waves across the southern hemisphere but now he’s giving politics a go.

# surfs-up - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Imagine travelling 100kph on a board in the ocean... that's kitesurfing
# From The Web To Waves
From The42
# From The Web To Waves

Imagine travelling 100kph on a board in the ocean... that's kitesurfing

May 23rd 2015, 6:00 AM 1,527 Views 1 Comment

Dublin plays host to the Battle Of The Bay this weekend, so we asked one of the world’s leading kiteboarders to give us a unique insight into the sport.

# surfs-up - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Waves off the Donegal coast yesterday were higher than three double deckers
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# Surfs Up

Waves off the Donegal coast yesterday were higher than three double deckers

Dec 11th 2014, 10:56 AM 18,706 Views 49 Comments

An individual wave height of 21.5 metres was recorded by a Met Éireann buoy.

Footage of huge 'weatherbomb' waves captured in Donegal
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From The Daily Edge
# Surfs Up

Footage of huge 'weatherbomb' waves captured in Donegal

Dec 11th 2014, 9:47 AM 4,823 Views 2 Comments

Fancy a dip?

# surfs-up - Friday 15 August, 2014

Are you over 50? Using the internet could help you fight off dementia
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# Surfs Up

Are you over 50? Using the internet could help you fight off dementia

Aug 15th 2014, 6:00 AM 9,795 Views 22 Comments

So keep reading…

# surfs-up - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Highest wave ever recorded off Kinsale coast
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# Surfs Up

Highest wave ever recorded off Kinsale coast

Feb 12th 2014, 10:45 PM 74,632 Views 52 Comments

The wave height reached 25 metres, far surpassing the previous record of 23.4.