Glad you liked the pictures. I actually grabbed those from the photographer's site- he just sent me the real-deal ones, a little bigger and higher resolution. I think the mat one captures something of the idiosyncratic long line the mat can offer.
Photos by Jwan Milek.
Surf's gone to custard here- day 6 of gale-force onshores. Spring seems to be the same wherever you go (sucky)!