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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaia surfboard in Lances Left, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Porthleven Beach

UK, Cornwall South

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Just accross from pier and town clock

English (Translate this text in English): Just accross from pier and town clock

English (Translate this text in English): Just accross from pier and town clock

English (Translate this text in English): Just accross from pier and town clock

DistanceDay trip

WalkInstant access (< 5min)

Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

Special accessDon't know

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name Leven Beach Dump

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityNormal

ExperienceExperienced surfers

FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)

Wave

TypeBeach-break

DirectionRight and left

BottomSandy with rock

PowerHollow, Powerful, Ledgey

Normal lengthShort (< 50m)

Good day lengthShort (< 50m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionSouthWest

Good wind directionNorth, NorthWest, SouthEast, East, NorthEast

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 3m+ / 10ft+

Best tide positionMid and high tide

Best tide movementRising and falling tides

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Week crowdEmpty

Week-end crowdEmpty

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Dangers

- Rips / undertow
- Rocks

 Additional Information

Pull in and get barrelled

English (Translate this text in English): Pull in and get barrelled

English (Translate this text in English): Pull in and get barrelled

English (Translate this text in English): Pull in and get barrelled

Atmosphere

empty

English (Translate this text in English): empty

English (Translate this text in English): empty

English (Translate this text in English): empty

General

great fun

English (Translate this text in English): great fun

English (Translate this text in English): great fun

English (Translate this text in English): great fun

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By Anonymous , 15-10-2007

- only the chunky ass shorebreak is the beack the other 2 are the pier and the reef

By janimal , 06-10-2005

goatie - what was that? you pulled a waveski out of your arse here? how did it get there? and how did you fit it up there along with your head?

By www.goatboater.com , 06-04-2005

WHAT??%^$ - I cant believe you think porthleven beach is longboarding wave!! Its the sickest wave ski wave in the south west apart from this secret spot i cant tell you about called "goatboaters". i have had some sick waves here and once pulled an ARS in my wave ski. SICK!!!

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