We were greeted by 5 energetic 8 year olds at Big Bay on Saturday. My assistant coach, Sarah-Jayne with the help of another friend tried very hard to calm the little guys down for a brief moment to...
We were greeted by 5 energetic 8 year olds at Big Bay on Saturday. My assistant coach, Sarah-Jayne with the help of another friend tried very hard to calm the little guys down for a brief moment to put on their wetsuits. They only way we could convince them to concentrate was by telling them they would look like a super hero once the wetsuit was on. Moments later we were on the sand going over the basics of how to lie on the board. Most of the boys were rolling around or  drawing in the...
We were greeted by 5 energetic 8 year olds at Big Bay on Saturday. My assistant coach, Sarah-Jayne with the help of another friend tried very hard to calm the little guys down for a brief moment to put on their wetsuits. They only way we could convince them to concentrate was by telling them they would look like a super hero once the wetsuit was on. Moments later we were on the sand going over the basics of how to lie on the board. Most of the boys were rolling around or  drawing in the sand during this time but amazingly when we ventured into the water, everything we had told them on land they put into practice! The little guys were awesome in the water and so only minutes later we had progressed to the standing up phase of the lesson. ...

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Stoked Groms | 26 Feb 2011
Jenny, Frances and Ed met me at Big Bay yesterday 12pm with smiles of anticipation. All in their 50's and 60's they were keen to give this 'surfing thing' a go. ...
Jenny, Frances and Ed met me at Big Bay yesterday 12pm with smiles of anticipation. All in their 50's and 60's they were keen to give this 'surfing thing' a go. ...
Jenny, Frances and Ed met me at Big Bay yesterday 12pm with smiles of anticipation. All in their 50's and 60's they were keen to give this 'surfing thing' a go. ...

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Inspired by my Students | 31 Jan 2011