Latest News & Updates at Secretspot

Emily Reviews the Patagonia Yulex R4

Secret Spot | 18/10/2019 12:03:22

The North Sea gets a little chilly, so a good wetsuit is absolutely essential to make the most of our beautiful, but freezing, winter swells. Last winter I made the rookie error of trying to scrimp on a wetsuit - I ended up surfing the whole thing in a 5/4 comp suit without an attached hood. Needless to say, I.... More

Introducing the Seaside Woolight // Firewire x Machado

Secret Spot | 17/10/2019 11:52:17

What comes to mind when you’re thinking about wool? Other than it’s obvious uses such as housing insulation and winter clothing. You can now throw surfboards into the equation. Firewire are once again pushing boundaries and jumping further into the realm of eco-friendly technology. Now they’re introducing the new Wool-Light Technology in their most sought after.... More

Keep Warm in Winter // A Surfers Guide

Secret Spot | 15/10/2019 14:22:27

As the water temperature begins to drop and the air gets fresh, It’s time to pack away the Tees and get out the woolly hats!!  As the nights draw in and the winter swell starts to hit, you need to make sure you stay warm and stay stoked!  To get you winter ready, we have some great advice to keep.... More

Scarborough Surf Festival // Saturday 5th of October

Secret Spot | 02/10/2019 11:53:09

Come and join Scarborough Surf School on the 5th of October at North Bay Scarborough for an awesome day of beach activities!! Here's what we have going on: 10am // Wave Project // We have been proudly working with Wave Project for a good while now and really want to show how this great.... More

Secret Spot 30th Birthday Weekender // 7th–8th September 2019

Secret Spot | 30/08/2019 14:10:30

Put this one in your diary! Secretspot is 30 years young on the 7th of September 2019, so we are hosting a weekend of fun at our Cayton Beach store, which will include the Patagonia worn wear tour, a surf and swap event, a foamie only surf comp, BBQ, party, overnight camping at Cayton and a.... More

Ben Gravy x Wave Bandit // Performer and E.Z rider

Secret Spot | 02/08/2019 16:24:21

We’ve seen Jamie O’Brien charge Pipeline on his 9ft log, we’ve seen him send it on a 6ft6 Skipper at Waimea shore break and now we have Ben Gravy joining the party with his Wave Bandit range – The Performer  - a High Performance Fish Shape & the E.Z Rider, Fun Egg shape great for beginners and advanced alike .... More

Slater Designs // No Brainer

Secret Spot | 01/08/2019 12:39:46

We are red lining in anticipation as we approach the final days before the newest release by Slater Designs, the No Brainer lands here at HQ. This board has stirred a lot of excitement within the realms of Instagram and social media prior to its release, but for good reason. The shape itself is easy on the eye and as.... More

Scarborough and Cayton Bay Surf Forecast

Secret Spot | 25/07/2019 12:44:00

All times are GMT except Mar 27 - Oct 29 which are British Summer Time This Surf Forecast is for the Scarborough area covering North Bay, South Bay and Cayton Bay and is based entirely on our knowledge of the local area. Forecast   Date                         .... More

The Bosses guide to Surfing the Mentawai's

Secret Spot | 10/06/2019 17:40:45

Planning an Indo Trip? A couple of months back the boss of our humble organisation walked into the office and announced to the staff he would shortly be leaving us to go spend a few weeks in the Mentawai islands in Indonesia in early March. After much delight around the staff at escaping the tyrant.... More

2018 Winter Wetsuits - Secretspot Choices

Secret Spot | 10/06/2019 17:37:45

Winter Wetsuits - Secretspot choices / your choices Here at Secretspot we know a lot about wetsuits and surfing(if we do say so ourselves!). We have been around since 1989 serving firstly the NE surf community before expanding to a distribution network that today stretches all over Europe. From those first beginnings way back we have.... More

Which Fin System Is Right For You???

Secret Spot | 10/06/2019 17:34:55

Which Fin System Is Best For You? Choosing the right fins for your new stick can seem like a mind game at times. The fin system on your board is one of the most important decisions you could make ( Try surfing without any ??? ). With different sizes different materials and different constructions there is surely a lot.... More

Lost V3 Stealth Surfboard Review

Secret Spot | 10/06/2019 17:33:24

ost Surfboards V3 Stealth Review Since 1989, we've seen a hell of a lot of surfboards, but once in a while we get real excited about a new model coming before us. The V3 Stealth from the talented surfboard shaper Matt Biolos and his team at Lost is one such board. We're going to be.... More

Please Welcome The Newest Animal From Firewire Surfboards, The Greedy Beaver!

Secret Spot | 10/06/2019 17:29:51

Firewire Surfboards have created another great model to add to their already amazing roster. Please welcome the beast that is, The Greedy Beaver! The Greedy Beaver Surfboard is the perfect crossover surfboard!  The Greedy Beaver Surfboard has a real shortboard feel with a compressed longboard out-line, a true crossover board with mid.... More

New Lost Surfboards: Puddle Jumper HP, Crowd Killer & Psycho Killer

Secret Spot | 10/06/2019 17:26:23

Secretspot are proud to be Europe's first stockists of 3 awesome new boards from Lost Surfboards: the Puddle Jumper HP, the Psycho Killer and the Crowd Killer. Let's have a run down: P U D D L E   J U M P E R   H P The Puddle Jumper HP is a souped up,.... More

The Lost Puddle Jumper Is Finally Here!!!!

Secret Spot | 10/06/2019 17:23:28

With lost co founder and shaper Matt Biolos claiming it to be "the best small wave shortboard he has ever ridden" as well as it being both the most searched and requested to review board on the Internet we were understandably buzzing with excitement to be getting our grubby little hands on the "Lost Puddle Jumper". .... More