Surfer Jimmy Yoshio Shibata and his family moved away from Japan due to the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011. Having relatives and a background in Sweden, he decided to settle in coastal town of Härnösand in the countrys northern parts.
If you are in the amazing city of Berlin next week check out the Nord/Nordost Surf film Fest. We’re proud partner of the festival this year too and also thrilled to present you the No Palm Trees Surf Night
NSM went to Iceland last week to test the new Patagonia Yulex coming this fall. A new plant-based material, FSC certified. Bad habits change aint easy but let’s face it, we need to adapt our behaviour. In 1972, when clean climbing became an issue in the US, Yvon Chouinard began manufacturing removable chocks… 2016 might be the beginning of the end of neopren.