Surfer Equipment

Surfer Equipment

Surfer Equipment Guide  If you are just starting out in the world of surfing, you have a lot to learn.  First, you must start your surfing journey by making sure you have the right pieces of surf gear. Of course, you don’t need to buy ALL of your surfing equipment at once, unless you’re willing to…

How to catch a wave

How To Catch A Wave

How To Catch A Wave  You’ve finally made it to your first surfing lesson! You have your board, your wax, your wetsuit, and your wave conquering attitude.  When it comes to catching waves, it is important to know that there are many different approaches one can take. Before you even get in the water, we highly…

GoPro Surfing

GoPro Surfing

GoPro Surfing  There’s nothing quite as exciting as shooting out the end of a huge barrel, though it can feel pretty lame when nobody was there to see you do it. Instead of talking to your friends about your “insane session yesterday”, why not just show them some sweet surfing footage? This is where the GoPro camera…

Beach warning flags

Beach Warning Flags

Beach Warning Flags  Learning how to read beach warning flags means learning how to stay safe when in the water. Though the salt, sand, and sun, might seem fun, there are underlying, hazardous conditions that all surfers and beachgoers must look out for.  From large waves to strong currents to sharks to lightning, the beach presents…

7ft Surfboard

7ft Surfboard

7ft Surfboard  There are so many types of surfboards out there that shopping for one can be overwhelming. Several hundred dollars are on the line depending on what you buy, and if you are just starting out this is probably going to be the only board in your quiver.  The key to surfing is having fun,…

Twin Fin Surfboard

Best Twin Fin Surfboard

Best Twin Fin Surfboard  When Mark Richards pioneered the Twin Fin design in the 1970s, the surfing world was very different. Trunks were shorter. Major brands were just starting. And, single fins were pretty much all that surfers knew how to ride. Four world titles later, the surfing world started changing.  Though a lot has changed…

How To Repair A Surfboard

How To Repair A Surfboard

How To Repair A Surfboard  There’s no worse feeling than that which shoots through your spine following the sickening sound of cracking fiberglass, besides that of perhaps a leash breaking while just beyond the impact zone of an offshore rocky point break; regardless we would like to assure you that with the proper mix of…

6ft Surfboard

6ft Surfboard

6ft Surfboard  You’ve probably been riding a longboard or a beginner soft top and want to make the leap into more performance orientated boards. You know you want something shorter, but it can be hard to know how much shorter to go. Do you get a beater or a twin or something else entirely? Or, maybe…

Quad Fin Surfboard

Quad Fin Surfboard

Quad Fin Surfboard  Alternative shapes have become all the rage in surfing lately. And for good reason. Riding the same boring shapes and thrusters can become stale and what better way to mix it up than by adding a quad setup to your quiver. When even top shapers start talking about how much fun quad fins…

Surfboard Racks

Surfboard Racks

Best Surfboard Racks  In-between surf sessions, you’re going to need a good place for your surfboard storage. This is where solid surfboard racks come in handy. The post-surf session excitement is a great feeling, especially if you’ve had a great day in the water. The last thing you want to do when you get home is to…