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The Beginning

It all started whilst I was shooting my book Numb, myself and buddy Ian Battrick spent six years living rough in Scotland, Norway, Iceland and Canada. Having full on wilderness adventures, getting caught in volcanic eruptions, dealing with extreme weather, finding epic waves and going to places of astounding natural beauty. It was epic, but […]

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Where are we going and how you can follow?

It’s all about the whole of the North Atlantic and up into The Arctic, over the next 12 months or going to cover the whole lot from Newfoundland to Russia down to Northern Spain and everywhere in between, no point in doing something by halves. The project is about bringing awareness of the problem through […]

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How you can get involved

This is a personal project, with the mission to try and help educate the planet on this problem. Organisations like Surfers Against Sewage are doing an incredible job, and beach cleaning is essential but I want to bring this problem to the masses, in the same way to the Midway Project has highlighted it in […]

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Sponsors

This whole project is mostly begin done off my own back, but I’m lucky enough to have had some companies come on board to give me a helping hand with gear and travel expenses. Check them all out below, you’ll be able to follow the adventures through their social media and blogs as well as […]

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North Atlantic Currents

Northern Europe, and by that I mean from the Bay of Biscay northwards receives so much marine pollution for three main reasons. One we are producing it ourselves, finding it hard to dispose of and allow a lot to enter our water systems. Secondly prevailing winds are from the west and south west so anything […]

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The problem

Few images sum up the problem we face better than this one front he Marine Conservation Society, the legacy of especially plastic is going to outlive even our great great grand kids, it has the potential to literally choke the sea if we don’t do anything about it.

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Inspiration – The Midway Project

I remember first seeing this trailer sat in a coffee shop in Iceland whilst shooting my book Numb. It can’t help but rock you to the core, it’s possibly the saddest and most important piece of work going on in the world right now. Marine litter is something that we all have the power to […]

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Lunasurf

Stoked that the boys at Lunasurf are backing The Plastic Project, a lot of the initial missions were in conjunction with shooting their wetsuits, so it’s only natural that they have backed this mission around the North Atlantic. Looking forward to keeping warm in Greenland and Northern Russia in their suits, check them out here […]

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