Updated: Jan 15
"The Hand of God Technique"
Favored by Traditionalists
And in this case, David Dillon, a California surf guy who resides in Puerto Escondido and surfs Zicatela.
"Both times I got hurt here I hit the bottom. Shoulder and knee," said Dave. He was talking about surfing in bigger stuff but the concept applies. Always. I'd learn.
Busted up his knee thirty years ago between surfing Zicatela and playing Tennis.
He's in Rehab now and developing his own relationship with the water.
He brought a ball.
We had a ball.
And he practiced his strokes.
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It's all in the elbow.
The mechanics of the Front Crawl, Freestyle.
And the mechanics of the Butterfly.
Elbows up and out and make yer hands as big as possible.
Invert Project in the water.
Gadiel Vazquez, bodyboarder.
Two years running Bodyboard Competitions and supporting Local Kids in the water.
Big Respect Gadiel and Invert!
David Dillon was the last Cabron in the water.
Dave and his wife are cordially invited to the PXM Bodysurf ClubHouse for coffee, tea (or something stronger).
PXM Bodysurf Club supports the Junior Lifeguards, The Lifeguards and the Pioneers of Surf... all of Puerto Escondido, Mexico. One of the 10 heaviest Waves in the World.
Nos vemos en el agua.