The Cleanest Line
Belinda Baggs

Belinda Baggs

A seeker of wild places and pristine pointbreaks, Belinda’s heart has always been set on the ocean. A passionate all-around surfer and bodysurfer, she’s best known for her graceful and technically accomplished longboard style. Bindy has a wandering spirit, but her roots are on Australia’s Surf Coast. “Time in the ocean,” she says, “is like returning home.” She recently added the role of mom to her resume, and delights in sharing the beauty of this world with her son.

Articles

Photo: Jarrah Lynch

A Return to Serendip

Apr 6, 2017 April 6, 2017

Almost a decade ago, I’d heard stories of mystical right points peeling forever without another soul in sight. What surfer addicted to logging wouldn’t crave to check it out, even though it meant ignoring travel warnings and venturing into a region suffering from civil unrest? Young, naive and most probably… Read More

Above: The second Rayson first opened his eyes to see the daylight of Chiba, Japan. It's always the best thing to wake up with a happy baby and get a morning hug.

Things Unsaid

Oct 25, 2013 October 25, 2013

There are moments when words don’t seem to be enough, when we’re afraid they won’t do justice or that they might even scare the moment away. So instead we stay silent, keeping our thoughts and feelings to ourselves, and just hope that others feel the same. Sharing a sunrise, or… Read More

Led By The Winds & Sea

Led By The Winds & Sea

Nov 28, 2012 November 28, 2012

This was a slide show titled “Led By The Winds and Sea” presented on a tour of Japan in August 2012. We were honoured that people enjoyed a little insight into our family’s adventures. Read More

My Dad’s My Hero

My Dad’s My Hero

Nov 17, 2007 November 17, 2007

Plummeting through the air, I am suspended by the feet. Slap! Landing face first, my cheek is pressed hard against a sweaty back. “That’s for lighter weight people. If they are too heavy for ya to pick up find something you can drag em’ on like a chair, and if… Read More

Is Global Warming Affecting the Surf?

Is Global Warming Affecting the Surf?

Aug 23, 2007 August 23, 2007

Global warming may be a mainstream issue now, but it’s far from being cut and dry. Some people think it’s a myth (read the comments), some think it’s the end of the world and the rest see it as something in between. The scope and complexity of the… Read More