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Cold Water Souls: In Search of Surfing's Cold Wate&hellip by Chris Nelson
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I have just bought this book as a Christmas present for my husband who spent his teens surfing the North Sea. After a quick flick through, and some further reading in this weekends Telegraph Magazine feature, I am excited to be able to give him an original surfing present. He already has a well stocked surfing library including a couple of travel guides written by the same author, but this is a totally different book. It gives a real insight into why these ordinary surfers/lunatics gamble with hypothermia and jump off icebergs to catch the perfect wave. Superbly written anecdotes make for a fascinating read, but do make yourself a nice cup of tea before reading ; I promise it will send… Read more

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