Field Notes

  • John John x Pipeline

  • Thurso, 2005, with Andrew Cotton, Gabe Davies, George Watt and Chris Noble

    The trouble with Thurso is it's actually quite tucked away. Although It faces west, it has a blocking headland and being on a coast that is gener...
  • Arc Of Darkness

    Pre pandemic, I met two fellows who had been making an undercover surf film for the past four years, provisionally titled Arc Of Darkness. Back the...
  • TSP Update

    Rather than email the world, just a quick update, issue 105 is just shipping out, it took a little longer thanks to transport issues. Issue 106 wil...
  • Ten Shots from Ben Selway

    Alex Baker Indonesia Jobe Harriss Cornwall Reubyn Ash England Gabe Davies Andrew Cotton WA Dan Joel Porthleven Scotland The Canaries   if...
  • Behind The Scenes In Iceland

    In Issue 101 - available here - we went on a mid winter trip, and it really was mid winter just before Christmas, to Iceland. We ended up stuck in ...
  • Adriano de Souza

    Love or hate, Adriano has an incredible story, and is an inspiration to thousands of Brazilians. He broke down doors for the country, is ultra comp...
  • Sneak Peak - 105

    Issue 105 is landing on matts and will be available digitally tomorrow (sat 6th) here's a sneak peak at what is inside... 'discovery' in Scotland ...
  • Your Stories

    The beautiful thing about The Surfer's Path from day one has been the combination of established surf journalists work existing beside those of jus...
  • Slow....Very Slow

    Slow motion is at times way overused in surfing flicks, it is great for two things, dreamy slow wide angled water fly by excellence or for really a...
  • Winter Schedule

    Thanks for all the feedback on the survey both on here and on our newsletter. As I said we want to make a magazine for you guys and that fits in wi...
  • The Surfer's Path Issues 005-008

    Issue 4-8  Back in 1997 Caithness was still an absolute frontier. Hardly any surfers lived in Thurso, it was still well surfed, but the surround...