Tag Archives: Van

Dawn at Vazon

Guernsey, Point-7, Starboard, James Briggs, GBR-91, jamesbriggs.me, VW Transporter, Van, Grass, Road, Rocks, Windsurfing

Attempting to make the most of the last of the stronger southerly breezes we have been seeing here in Guernsey over the past few days, made my way over to Vazon Bay on the west coast looking for some cross shore fun. Unfortunately, not much surf around however the long shadows were already hinting that […]


Sweden, Göteborg, Bird, Seagull

As the ferry was closing in on Göteborg, I had my first encounters with ‘The SWEgull’. Overall, seemed much more polite that those back on The Rock as they didn’t try to steal my breakfast! Regardless of these first impressions, it didn’t stop me guarding my food vigilantly. Safeguarding duty complete, looked a little further […]

Departing Guernsey

Castle Cornet, St Peter Port, Guernsey

The time passed quickly on Guernsey with last minute preparations keeping me occupied until the ferry was due to leave. Once I hit France, amazed by the change in temperature and the fact that it instantly felt like summer. Found a calm spot to park up for the evening before the drive down to Italy […]

Back to the North

Car Park, VW, Volkswagen, Transporter, Sportline, Black, Road Signs

After some more fun and games with excess luggage and Qantas, the rest of the journey back to the UK was very smooth on the Airbus A380. How peculiar, that’s not where I left you… Apparently they were doing some work on the car park and had to move my van a number of times […]

Heat 6 NSW

Rigging Area, Formula, Windsurfing, Newcastle, Australia

I grabbed a lift with Chris Ting to Heat 6 of the Storm Riders NSW Series. This was my first time back on Formula kit since the crash last month when competing at the Downunder Pro Formula Windsurfing Championships. It’s fair to say that I had to take things a little easy and survived the […]

Heading South

Airport, Formula, Windsurfing, Formula Windsurfing, Equipment

It was quite a mission to get to Heathrow with Formula Windsurfing equipment from Guernsey. Best approach seemed to be taking the ferry to Jersey, then onwards to Portsmouth before driving to the airport. Now the travel really begins as I head south…