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A Swiss Adventure

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The central European country of Switzerland is an adventurers dream. The Swiss have enviable sights from calm lakes, villages and the dramatic snowy peaks of the Alps. There is lots to do with many ski resorts and hiking trails to meander around. Switzerland is made for adventure with 208 mountains over 3,000 feet high. There… Read more »

Nalu Featured in Photoshoot with Rupert and Buckley

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Nalu Photo Shoot

Nalu were featured in a Rupert and Buckley photo shoot last spring which took place in the dunes of the award winning North Devon surfing beach of Woolacombe. Rupert and Buckley was started by James Buckley Thorpe with his vision of providing simple and great quality clothing that is contemporary and inspired by colours from Great… Read more »

Nalu at the Roxy Fitness Belgium 2017

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Nalu at Roxy RUN, SUP & YOGA

Roxy pull together some of the best events to attend, getting like-minded women who care about health, fitness and wellbeing to get into new experiences and meeting new people. The #ROXYFITNESS event was launched in 2015 and has become a success over the years with over 16,000 participants taking part globally. This year Nalu were… Read more »

Be Creative With Us! – August Nalu Workshops

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Nalu Workshops

Join us at our Nalu office in Braunton, North Devon this summer and get creative with us! Enjoy our workshops taking place every Wednesday throughout August where we can show you how to make your own unique Nalu jewellery. Update your bracelet with some shiny new beads or a new cord colour for the summer! Kids… Read more »

North Devon Schools Surfing Championships 2017

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North Devon Schools Championships

  The North Devon Schools Surfing Championships held during the Goldcoast Oceanfest kicked off in difficult surfing conditions at Croyde Bay. Six local schools took part with the young surfers having the challenge of dealing with strong onshore winds and solid surf. Nalu supported the event by giving Nalu jewellery as prizes for the Nalu Girls Open…. Read more »

Jessica Pearson – Shimnix Films North Devon Filmmaker

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Jessica Pearson interview

Jessica Pearson is a local girl to us, a North Devon lady who has risen from adversity. During her teenage years ill health affected her dreams to be an actress, but this gorgeous lady has since flourished as a competent filmmaker always keen for her next creative project. Jess loves to support local artisans and… Read more »

The Women & the Waves – Filmmaker Heather Hudson Interview

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Surfer and Filmmaker Heather Hudson

Almost everyday the Californian film producer, Heather Hudson, surfs at her local beach. Heather is a talented and graceful longboarder who set up her own film company, Graciegirl LLC in 2007. Following the achievement of “the Women and the Waves” Heather has been part of the second installment, “the Women and the Waves 2”.  She gained a… Read more »

Shextreme Film Festival – Filmmaker Ruth Farrar

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Film Festival

For all those wild, adventuring types, the Shextreme Film Festival could be the next piece of cinematic inspiration to set you off on your next trip or to encourage your outdoorsy adventures. Director of the Shextreme Film Festival, Ruth Farrar, has brought the world’s first film festival to realization. This film festival is dedicated to… Read more »

Felicity Palmateer – Artist and Surfer

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We discovered the admirable Australian surfer and artist, Felicity Palmateer after watching her surf Cow Bombie in Australia. Her natural beauty, bohemian style and her talent for relentlessly pushing the boundaries in her surfing will hopefully inspire young girls. Her gorgeous art works include marine animals and intricate Mandala pieces which are often applied to surfboards. There’s a… Read more »