Equipment

Product Guide: The Best Surf Hats

Product Guide: The Best Surf Hats

The Best Surf Hats in 2023 Living in Southern Portugal the sun shines for pretty much 300 days out of the year. And while this is great for getting a suntan, its not so good for your skin when you’re out in the surf.  So, I’ve been looking into buying myself a...

What is Neoprene? Everything you need to know

What is Neoprene? Everything you need to know

When you think Surfing, the first things that come to mind for most people are tropical beaches, deep tans, and the hot summer sun. But, with the popularity of surfing on the rise, and more crowds than ever, we’re all looking for those secret spots! To me, this means...

The Best Surf Wax: We Tested Them All!

The Best Surf Wax: We Tested Them All!

8-10 Minute ReadBefore diving into this test, we did a bit of reasearch on the web and couldn't really find a definitive guide to the best surf wax anywhere - at least not an unbiased one.  So, we saved up a few pennies and spent out on all of the major brands of surf...

What is a Twinny? The Ultimate Guide to the Twin Fin Surfboard

What is a Twinny? The Ultimate Guide to the Twin Fin Surfboard

8-10 minute read Originally made popular during the 70's, the twinny or twin fin surfboard is having a bit of a resurgence of late. Don't know where to start, or don't know what a twin fin surfboard is? Read on and find out all about twinny's in our ultimate guide!  ...

The Best Surf Watches for 2022

The Best Surf Watches for 2022

Surfboard? Check. Leash? Check. Wax? Check. Surf watch? ... Eh?  Yes, not many surfers have – or think about having – a watch on their wrists when going out for a surf. After all, if you don’t have to work, study, or meet anyone afterwards, why bother to know the...

How To Choose A Good Skim Board

How To Choose A Good Skim Board

Skimboarding is a pretty straightforward sport: you run along the shoreline of a body of water with a flat board in your hands, you throw the board ahead of you, run after it, jump on it, and glide across the water’s surface, either meeting an incoming wave and riding...

How To Make A Surfboard: Our Ultimate Guide

How To Make A Surfboard: Our Ultimate Guide

LONG ARTICLE! 35 - 45 minute read:Once you really start to get into surfing, or if you love to be creative, making your own surfboard is a really cool idea and one of the things a lot of surfers never get round to doing. The thought of flying across a wave on a craft...

Best Beginner Surfboards | Everything You Need To Know

Best Beginner Surfboards | Everything You Need To Know

10 Minute Read Figuring out what equipment to use is, among other things, one of the main challenges when learning to surf. Leashes, wax, boardshorts and bikinis, rash vests and wetsuits can be considered secondary. Your performance is directly related to what you...

The Ultimate Guide to The Surf Leash

The Ultimate Guide to The Surf Leash

Have you ever surfed without a leash? Did you like the experience, or did you worry too much about losing your board and smashing it on the rocks? Either way, check out our Ultimate Guide to the Surf Leash below. It includes everything you need to know about the...