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How To Safely Wipeout When Surfing

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🕓   4 min read Intro ‘Wiping out’ whilst surfing can be mega sketchy, especially if you’re a beginner. In this ‘How To Safely Wipeout When Surfing’ post, we’ll be going through it all. I’ll discuss all the aspects of ‘wiping out’ including what to do before, during and after your wipeout. I’ve also thrown …

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International Surfing Day 2020

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🕓   3 min read Intro If you didn’t already know, June 20th 2020 is ‘International Surfing Day’. Although this year may be the strangest one yet, this post will answer the most common questions about the celebration. It’s only a short read, so let’s get started!   What is International Surfing Day? International Surfing …

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How To Read a Surf Report

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🕓   13 min read Intro So guys, one of the things I struggled with when I started surfing was understanding how to read a surf report. In this post, I’ll be going through how everything within a surf report works in the hope it will help you guys too. Some snippets from this ‘How To …

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7 Rules of Surfing Etiquette

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🕓   5 min read Intro In this post I’ll be taking you guys through the ‘7 Rules of Surfing Etiquette’. Before you ask, yes I have done the drawings below and no I’m not a professional artist. But, I’m hoping they help bring to life some of the important rules that are not always …

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Types of Surfboard Noses and Tails

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🕓   5 min read Intro So guys, we’ve discussed the different surfboard types, now it’s time to go through the different types of surfboard noses and tails. We’ll also go through the impacts each surfboard nose and tail types have to give you a full understanding of why each one is shaped the way …

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Types of Surfboards

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🕓   8 min read Intro Understanding the different types of surfboards can help decide which surfboard fits best. In this article I’ll be going through each surfboard type as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each one. If you’re still confused after reading through this post, my ‘What Surfboard Should I Get Quiz’ …