Almanac Surfing – Bells Beach: Women’s Final

For those interested in the water arts, here are some pics I took at Bells Beach on Friday.

Sally Fitzgibbons and Courtney Conlogue surfed brilliantly in the final with, according to the commentator, point one of a point separating them at the end. But Courtney rang the bell.

 

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Photos: Paul Spinks

About Paul Spinks

I have writing published and performed in various mediums, but usually not enough of it to pay the rent. Had many jobs, travelled a lot, so I think this experience allows a broad perception of society. I'm not an academic, though did complete a BA as a mature-age student. Below are links to some published written pieces. https://newmatilda.com/2017/07/30/its-time-for-our-baby-democracy-to-walk/ https://meanjin.com.au/blog/the-elephant-in-the-chamber/ https://overland.org.au/2017/11/australias-workplace-laws-a-narrative-tragedy/ https://newmatilda.com/2019/05/16/the-green-blind-spot-on-australias-expanding-population/ https://www.smh.com.au/sport/tennis/is-ashleigh-barty-the-saviour-australian-tennis-has-been-waiting-for-20200108-p53prl.html https://spinksytravelworld.com/pirate-of-padstow/ https://overland.org.au/2020/10/the-slow-death-of-a-public-institution/ https://overland.org.au/previous-issues/false-documents/fiction-paul-spinks/

Comments

  1. These surfers are incredible athletes. Great snaps.

  2. E.regnans says

    Love it.

  3. Paul Spinks says

    Thanks, Dips & E.
    Yes, amazing balance, Dips. The men also appeared for a cameo – think that’s Nat Young in the red vest, upside down.

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