Jey, surf coach and owner of Newquay surf school Cornish Wave, sent over his guide for how to read waves. Check out this useful infographic.
Surfing is terrifying. This is a good thing.
Fear and panic are two very different things. In surfing fear is healthy. Panic is lethal. Find out how to separate the two.
There are loads of surf festivals in Europe. Boardmasters is the biggest by far. But is it really for surfers?
The answer isn’t simple.
There’s a mythical beast lurking in North Cornwall, silently brooding beneath the surface of the Atlantic.
It waits patiently for summer to pass, ready to fire when the conditions call…
Sri Lanka. Impossible beauty, unreal waves and local soul.
Beginner friendly? Sort of.
A lot of beginners rush to buy smaller boards after only a short time in the water. Some think it’ll allow them make manoeuvres easier. Others think they’ll look cooler. While shorter boards allow pro surfers to make those critical turns and look like water…
Devon rivals some of the best coastline in the world.
With a clear calender and an open mind, the travelling surf adventurer can stumble on hundreds of hidden bays and solitary breaks.
There are a lot of terms specific to just surfing (check out the surf slang page for more), but “goofy” and “regular” are used all over the place. Skating, windsurfing, snowboarding, wake boarding or anything else you come across. Once…
Why should you always keep your feet together when you’re paddling? A huge part of paddling efficiency comes from posture, the easiest route to perfect posture is with focus early on. If you let laziness creep into your paddling, you’ll develop all…