Meet the creators: Bing Surfboards

October 12, 2017The Creators

Our absolute favorite surfboards to slide on here in Ceylon, and anywhere else in the world for that matter, is made by our good friends over at Bing surfboards in California, a  legendary company founded back in 1959. Each end every board is hand shaped, painted and polished to perfection in their little factory on the hill in … Read More

Off season is a myth!

August 5, 2017surf

Off season is the new on season from Ceylon Sliders on Vimeo. Here’s a short edit with som clips from yesterday morning’s surf. “Off season” on south of Sri Lanka is a myth and we prefer to call it summer season. Waves out front of us this morning.

Onde nostre x Ceylon Sliders

July 23, 2017surf

For years we’ve been admiring the work of Onde Nostre, the Italian film collective that is the creators behind classics like Deep islands, Girls, Girls, Girls, SEALONE and their Abay trip with Andrea Ponzanelli from six years ago that have inspired us so much. Onde Nostre came to the island to shoot Sealone with Seea while staying at Sunshinestories. … Read More

GIRLS TRIP TO CEYLON SLIDERS

June 7, 2017Art Collaboration, guest post

Ceylon Sliders in Weligama from Ceylon Sliders on Vimeo. Blog takeover by Rubias Collective: It all started when half of Rubias Collective, Bree, got an email from a cute boutique hotel on the other side of the world. The team at Ceylon Sliders had reached out hoping to collaborate with Bree and her resin art … Read More

Heavy rains in Sri Lanka

June 1, 2017Community

Thank you to everyone who has reached out to us to ask if we’re ok, we are. Sri Lanka have been affected by heavy rains the last week. The rains has led to heavy floods and landsides in certain areas. We are lucky to not have been affected at all here in Weligama, except for big rains. … Read More

Art Exhibition with Bree Port

April 22, 2017Art Collaboration

We had the pleasure of hosting a group of creatives, designers, surfers, artist all the way from Hawaii a few weeks ago. One of them was Bree Port, an artist hailing from California that captures the essence of the sea in her resin paintings. It was really cool to see some of her paintings come to … Read More

Yoga & Breakfast event with Bélen

January 22, 2017yoga & breakfast

We were extremely excited when healthy food guru and stylist Bélen from In the Making by Bélen got in touch, saying she would be in Sri Lanka and wanted to swing by Ceylon Sliders. Bélen is one of those inspiring souls who exudes endless positive energy and is incredibly passionate about what she does- and she does … Read More

Coffee & Vinyasa no 2

January 9, 2017yoga & breakfast

Early morning last Tuesday some early birdy souls came for our coffee & vinyasa event. Strong espressos and a beautiful sunrise welcomed everybody on our roof top. After a sweaty, caffeinated and beautiful vinyasa session with Nik Robson we all headed down the stairs to our little café where everyone got to choose what they wanted for breakfast … Read More

The story behind our name

December 14, 2016Ceylon Slider stories
There is a Swedish saying that goes: "Kärt barn har många namn" - which translates to "A dear child has many names" or less freaky: "We find many names for those we love." Sri Lanka has truly been loved by many. "The name Ceylon has a history going back to antiquity. Deriving from the Old-Tamil [...]