August 2013

 

August 2013

Carve – the Wavegarden of Eden

30 Aug 2013 Posted by Admin in Media

Perranporth surfer Ben Skinner has just returned from filming a new video where he tests out the Wavegarden facility in Spain for a feature in top UK surfing magazine, Carve. Ben said: “It’s a technical wave and the facility an amazing experience altogether. “I’m not really sure if someone has taken a…

X-Games – Surfing’s Man-Made Future

30 Aug 2013 Posted by Admin in Media

The chlorinated race is on. In July, when the Roxy Pro France, held in Biarritz, got pushed to September because of lack of surf, a number of the women — including Sally Fitzgibbons, Stephanie Gilmore and contest director Lisa Andersen — made the drive into the Spanish Basque country to check out…

USA Today – Built to Thrill

27 Aug 2013 Posted by Admin in Media

Best wave pool — Wavegarden, Basque, Spain Wavegarden uses a revolutionary wing-like sled, which, when towed beneath the water, creates glassy curls, tubes and rolls that build in height and muscle as they accumulate. Unlike other artificial waves, it generates real moving waves instead of standing waves, making it the closest and…

Jeremy Flores Trains in Wavegarden

22 Aug 2013 Posted by Admin in Media

After suffering an injury at the Oakley Pro in Bali in late June which put him out of the water for a month, current world No.14 ranked surfer, Jeremy Flores decided to head to the Wavegarden for some recovery training. “The Wavegarden feels amazing.” Flores told said, “It feels like it looks –…