Category Archives: Surfing

Liberia – May 2012 update

I was back in Liberia in May of this year for a short visit. Below are my thoughts and observations ACE Cable What trip to Liberia would be complete with out talking about the ACE Cable. Since my last trip … Continue reading

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Back to Liberia

I had the privileged of being a part of the New Tech at Work: Planning for Liberia’s Election and Beyond workshop, so I got to go back to Liberia. Which was awesome. It was so much fun to go back. I’ve written … Continue reading

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The Surfer's Journal – Journal Entry

A while back Keith Chapman, Kent Bubbs, and I were surfing at Kenedja  when President Sirleaf was there. Ellen brought along her all female Indian peace keepers to maintain law and order. They were taking pictures of us surfing, so … Continue reading

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Harper

In lieu of an expensive out of country vacation for the holidays myself, Mathew Cramer, Debbie Dezutter, Elena Pellizzaris, Brenda Pigeon, Will Traynor, and Andrew Tyler drove down to Harper, Liberia. Harper is the capital city of Maryland County. It’s … Continue reading

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Mamba Point Back for '09

Just a quick surf post to let all interested parties know that Mamba Point went off today. For the first time since the end of rainy season last year, Mamba Point was rideable, and then some. Myself and others enjoyed … Continue reading

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V-day, Beaches, Boxes, and Tickets

For valentines Leah Kaplan and I planned a fundraiser 80’s slow dance party. The funds were to go to a orphanage in Kakata, about an hour or so north of Monrovia. Anyway, it was obviously a lot of fun. We … Continue reading

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General Updates

So first of all let’s talk about the surfing. It’s been getting good lately. This picture to the left was taken at Kendeja, 30 minutes from where I live. And yes, that is me on that lovely little wave. It’s … Continue reading

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Surfing and the weather

I just wanted to make a quick post saying that the surf has picked up noticeably in these last couple of weeks. We went from really small, disorganized and choppy waves to really small, organized, nicely shaped and consistent waves. … Continue reading

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Trying to catch-up

So yup, still way behind on the blog. One of the notable things that has happened recently was the full moon party at Nana’s Lodge in Robertsport. Back in October Leah and I were talking about the lack of beach … Continue reading

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Freetown

A couple weeks ago Jeff Austin(left) and I went to Sierra Leone to check out Freetown. Jeff had been to Bo in Sierra Leone, but this was my first time in Sierra Leone. Jeff and I both really liked it. … Continue reading

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