LOTW Journal

New Creations: Tunnel Vision, Questioning Ethics & Aspergers

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Trousers, all that's been and the rest to come.  All I can call this is a labour of love. Hour upon hour of relentless searching, phone calls, samp...

#myLOTW series 6: Connect with whatever gives you energy

#myLOTW series 6: Connect with whatever gives you energy

Recently the amount of time we were allowed to spend outside was restricted. How could we feel constantly lethargic and unmotivated, just from doing nothing? That weird dichotomy brought a lot of things to light that most people had never considered before: it became more apparent to the world that inaction wasn’t good for our health. This week's #myLOTW hero is the personification of drive and adventure, and advocate of sports for healthy mental wellbeing.

 

#myLOTW series 5: A forgotten face defining a lifetime

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Image by @basesurflodge_nqy We're back. So far, our eyes have been opened to so many stories of passion and sheer joy that comes from our favouri...

#myLOTW series 4: Inspired by a rivalry, fuelled by environment

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A master of many boards, our next team rider up to the plate follows the French seasons, from ocean to mountain and back again, epitomising our own continual search for the best that nature has to offer us. Again, it's an individual close to home that is the inspiration, with a connection to environment that proves to be pivotal.

#myLOTW series 3: Small in height, big in impact

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Not many 14 year olds can pull an air this big. It's that time of the week again. We're coming up with some incredible stories of people who have ...

#myLOTW series 2: Being inspired by whats on your doorstep

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It's time for our next entry in our interviews the characters and personalities who tell us about what has inspired and pushed them to pursue a lif...

#myLOTW series 1: A Platform for the Next Generation

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We are proud to launch our #myLOTW series with someone who has really helped strengthen the community that holds us all together, through our favou...

Celebrating the Communities & Legends of Our Sport

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Everyone has their own legend in their life, an unsung hero or inspiration. Legends of the Wayside stands for recognising the people who don’t ask for gratitude, who are off the radar and do what they do with passion, modesty, and conviction. Whether it’s using board sports for mental health or giving you confidence to push yourself. We want to celebrate these characters. Who is your legend?

Celebrate The Shred Skate Video

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Now this shoot was always about just having fun. We hired out the awesome Mount Hawke Skatepark (Cornwall) one evening, and invited a few friends,...

Go Get Lost! Our Very Own Cornish Surf Edit

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Go Get Lost Born from our endless desire for adventure and whatever that might mean to us as individuals. From the seas to the mountains and every...

We are now proudly a The Plastic Project Partner

We are now proudly a The Plastic Project Partner
From the start, we wanted to have a positive impact. Positive social message, totally traceable eco conscious clothing grounded in our passion for ...

Backyard Surfboard Shaper, MitchClarkShapes, of Newquay Cornwall chats and rides

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Mitch talks through his backyard surfboard shaping world, why he does it, and takes us out for surf on his boards with friends at the near by Fistr...