Largest Wave Ever Recorded

Largest Wave Ever Recorded

Largest Wave Ever Recorded  The biggest wave that was ever recorded by humans was in Lituya Bay on July 9th, 1958. Lituya Bay sits on the Southeast side of Alaska. A massive earthquake during the time would trigger a megatsunami and the tallest tsunami in modern times. Continue Reading

Shaka Hand Signs

Shaka Hand Signs

Shaka Hand Signs  Whether you are a surfer, stand-up-paddleboarder, bodyboarder, or scuba diver, you’ve likely seen a shaka sign thrown up before. The Shaka sign, otherwise known as the “Hang Loose” sign, is used by ocean lovers across the globe. The question is, How did this little gesture that was once a sign used exclusively by the…

5 Fin Surfboard

5 Fin Surfboard

5 Fin Surfboard  If you grew up in the 90s, there was the cartoon Rocket Power that hypothesized putting twenty fins on a surfboard would make it ride better. Although fins don’t quite work like that, there are a lot of benefits to having more fin options. Enter the 5 fin surfboard. Having the option for…

How To Buy A Surfboard

How To Buy A Surfboard

How To Buy A Surfboard  It doesn’t matter if it’s your first surfboard or your hundredth, buying a new surfboard is always an exciting, yet scary, undertaking. It’s exciting to get a new surfboard that might help you surf better and rip harder. But, there’s always a nagging fear that maybe you’re getting the wrong board…

How To Choose A Surfboard

How To Choose A Surfboard

How To Choose A Surfboard  When looking for your first, or your next, surfboard, there can be a lot of factors to take into account. There are so many options from so many surfboard shapers when you browse any surf shop. Making sure that you choose the right surfboard for your skill level is essential…

Surfer Health

Surfer Health

Having good health as a surfer is extremely important, as it will help you to perform really well when in the ocean. This means sticking to the proper diet, having a solid warm-up prior to getting out, sleeping enough at night, and training on a regular basis to maker sure that your body stays in…

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…

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…

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…