Giant wave surfing: why beginners can’t do it.

Giant wave surfing: why beginners can’t do it.

Every now and then we see breaking news about huge waves being surfed around the world. Places like Half Moon Bay (Mavericks), Puerto Escondido, Peahi (Jaws), Waimea Bay and Nazare have been on the map of the big wave surfing for a long time. Year after year, big...
Surfing history, a long story cut short.

Surfing history, a long story cut short.

Surfing history: why don’t we learn it in school? Surfing is an old sport with an amazing history. The exact origins of surfing are not certain, but some say it was first observed by Europeans on a ship in French Polynesia back around 1760. Research suggests...
Surfing Accessories and Security

Surfing Accessories and Security

To be able to surf you only need a surfboard and some waves, right? Yeah, this is somewhat right, but the reality is that you will need come accessories to be safe in the water, as well as the other people around you. Leashes and fins are necessary, while nose guards...