The British surfer's greatest obstacle has long been been the cold. But with waves like these, it's worth enduring an ice-cream headache or two!
Mitch and Egor head to the North East of England to surf Britain's coldest waves. While there they meet with local surfer Nick Noble and gain an insight into how surfers of all eras have tackled the elements - from home made wet-suits to woolly jumpers and rubber gloves.
Featuring: Nick Noble, Paul 'The Gill' Gill, Chris 'Guts' Griffiths, Robyn Davies, Malcolm Findlay, Jock Patterson, John Adams, Gordon Burgis and Andy Bennetts.
Surfers: Mark Harris, Mitch Corbett, Nick Noble, Sam Lamiroy, Oli Adams, Eugene Tollemarche, Ben Howard, Richie Mullins, Jesse Davies, Garry Rogers, Nico Von Rupp and Gabe Davies.
Music: 'Matty Groves' by Fairpoint Convention.
Archive courtesy of: Pete Bounds, Andy Bennetts, Malcolm Findlay and Grant Coghill.