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...
Classic mistakes of beginner surfers

Classic mistakes of beginner surfers

Surfing is an addictive sport, no doubt about it. Once you get the feeling of riding your first waves, you’ll want more and more. The problem is that it’s not an easy sport to learn. So many things are involved besides the simple act of surfing. We all depend on...
How to stay on top of the surfboard

How to stay on top of the surfboard

For most of the people how want to learn how to surf waves, the turning point in the learning curve is standing up and staying on top of the surfboard for a few seconds (did you know that sandiegosurflesson.com guarantee you to do that in one surf lesson?). That is...