MY LIFE IN WATER

by Charl van Rensburg
Cold Comfort

Cold Comfort

The benefits of Cold Water Immersion have been well documented and gained wide acknowledgement, especially due to the the Ice Man himself, Wim Hof. Of all the information and content available on Cold Water immersion and swimming, one of my favourite videos remains...

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Kalani > Goes > BIG!!!

Kalani > Goes > BIG!!!

Over the last few years Kalani Lattanzi has steadily risen to become one of the most respected Watermen in the world. Equally adept at stand-up surfing, bodyboarding and bodysurfing, Kalani seems to be fearless facing mountains of water, always with a grin on his...

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MOTHBALLED!

MOTHBALLED!

Ok, so anybody who has been a regular follower of MYLIFEINWATER would have noticed that things have gone pretty quiet on this side. There are reasons for that, but I'm not going to go into it now... Until further notice then I must advise that MYLIFEINWATER is being...

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Circa 1995

Circa 1995

The annual Pipe Challenge Bodyboarding contest runs from 19 Feb to 1 March. This year marks the event's 30 year anniversary. There's been a bit of a buzz about it on the social networks... so I figured I'd also weigh in with something. Above is a photo of two mates...

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Riverboarding on Discovery Channel Scotland

Riverboarding on Discovery Channel Scotland

Following the Festive Season and holidays I still need to catch up on some post-worthy things that happened over the last month or so... One of these is the fact that Discovery Channel in Scotland showcased the Glenfiddich Challenge in 2012 which sees 6 men compete in...

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Torpedo People >

Torpedo People ><

Keith Malloy's seminal film on bodysurfing and bodysurfers - Come Hell or High Water - has found resonance with anyone who loves spending time in the water. Describing itself as: "about taking a breath and kicking your feet in the big blue sea", the film has not only...

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BHAM! edited…

BHAM! edited…

As it turns out, some evidence has (finally) emerged which seems to show higher waterfalls being run by hydrospeed / riverboard, than the one shown in the image above. Read the full article here >...

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Marin on the Soca

Marin on the Soca

I just recently heard about Marin Medak for the first time. He is a young Slovenian Adventurer who has made a name for himself as a sea kayaker and a rower, counting amongst some of his achievements; paddling the length of the South Korean coastline in 23 days, mostly...

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