Sam Bleakley

Surfer, Writer, Explorer

About Sam

From Gwenver near Sennen Cove, Cornwall, UK
Favourite trick The soul arch noseride (five or ten toes over the tip of the board, back arched) is the ultimate for me on a longboard
Can't live without Surfing with my family – daughter Lola, son Ruben, wife Sandy and old man Alan ‘Fuz’ Bleakley (who at 70 is still styling)
Sponsors Cab9 Eyewear, Ambassador for Finisterre, Inner Visions surfboards shaped by Bro Diplock, Koalition Surf fins and hardware
Career Highlights

Winning Cornish, English, British and European titles back in the day and competing on the World Longboard Tour. Producing a presenter led surf travel show called Brilliant Corners and writing about surfing. 


Having competed extensively both nationally and internationally and with multiple European and British Longboard Champion titles to his name, Sam now combines his passion for exploring coastlines and cultures with publishing travel features, books and producing films. Sam is a regular commentator on the live broadcast of the World Longboard Tour events and frequently makes appearances in mainstream newspapers as well as television programmes about surfing and travel.

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