Back where it all began. Zambales has been part of my surfing life since day one. My surfing roots was cultivated in Crystal Beach San Narciso, Zambales where I learned to surf and caught my first wave with the help of Virgel my surf instructor.

DSCF8203In this episode we featured our good friend Balong Fernandez owner of Malong Surf Shop in Brgy. Pundaquit, San Antonio Zambales. This surf spot dubbed as “Magic Left” crafted my surfing skills and honed me in to what I am in and out of the water.DSCF8187DSCF8655DSCF8298Friendly local and mellow provincial vibe made Pundaquit as one of the most popular surf spots in the Philippines.

“Beyond Boarders” is a 6-part mini web series that features Michael Eijansantos’ travelogue on the culture of boardsports in Asia. This will feature local movers in each discipline, creating an avenue of wide spectrum that showcases our pursuit of a unified passion. Whether surfing, downhill longboarding, skateboarding, wake or kiteboarding, Mike will take viewers to different parts of the Philippines and Asia, sharing with them the growing boardsports community.

WATCH: Beyond Boarders Episode 4: Different Folks, Different Strokes

This episode is dedicate to all the locals of Zambales.
Presented by GoPro Philippines and Dan’s. Directed by Alwyn Uytingco.

A My Life on Board Original Mini Series

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