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...

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...

How To Make A Surfboard: Our Ultimate Guide

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...

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The History Of Surfing | Everything You Need To Know

Today, surfing has become a thriving sport with a huge number of enthusiasts around the world. Some surf professionally, some competitively, while for others it's a way to let loose and have fun. Despite surfing’s free-spirited vibe, it has a richer and deeper history...

How To Surf – The Ultimate Guide

There aren’t many hobbies that combine an adrenaline rush with relaxation, but surfing seems to be an exception. The ocean’s charm and unpredictability offer an experience that no other sport, recreation, or pastime can replicate, let alone rival. If you’re looking to...

What are Tides and How do they affect The Surf

From a human standpoint, we recognize tides as the regular rise and fall of the sea surface. This rise and fall, known as the tide, is caused by the gravitational pull of the moon and sun. Because of this, tides are extremely reliable and predictable. They regularly...

How to Read a Surf Report for Beginners

After taking my first surf lesson, I was hooked. There’s nothing quite like experiencing the ocean in such an intimate, enjoyable, and rewarding way as surfing. I left my first lesson eager to come back for more. Yet, there was one worry in the back of my mind. How do...

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...

Glossary of Surf Slang Terms and Surfer Lingo

Dude? dude! Sick olas yo! Pull in, got spit out, then whooopah!  Many surf slang words start off on the fringes of the English language and (in my experience anyway) end up finding their way into the mainstream over time.  Even though most hardcore surfers despise the...

How To Wax A Surfboard (the best way)

Among surfboards and leashes, wetsuits and fins, surf wax is an often overshadowed and underestimated piece of surf paraphernalia. Even though it has conquered a designated corner in the surf industry, and is present in pretty much every surfboard in the world, it's...