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Surf Etiquette: Do’s and Don’ts of Surfing

While surfing is a universal sport and the ocean welcomes all levels of skill, it’s especially important for the new surfer to keep in mind the unspoken rules of surfing. Surf...

Surfer Slang Insanity – A List Of Surfing Terms

Are you headed to So Cal to learn how to surf this summer? Don’t make a fool of yourself by talking like a land lover! Part of being a surfer is using the surfer lingo, ...

Surf Like a Pro: How to Pop Up

Now that you know whether you’re a regular or goofy rider, it’s time to learn how to pop up on a surfboard. This is probably the most difficult part of learning how to surf bu...

Learn to Surf Like a Pro: Regular or Goofy?

Close your eyes! Take a deep breath and feel the salt air enter your lungs. Imagine the sound of waves crashing right in front of you. Reach to your right to grab the surfboar...

History of Surfing: The People And Places That Shaped The Sport

From the shores of the Pacific Islands to the coast of Ireland, surfing is a universal and accessible sport for all ages and levels of ability. With origins rooted in traditio...

Surf School LA: 8 Righteous Surf Lessons in Los Angeles

If you’re planning a trip to coastal Los Angeles, taking surf lessons is a must. Sure, you could jump onto Google and find a list of instructors, but that’s a total kook move....

Why We Call It One Watershed

We all exist in a watershed. It means you’re a part of an environmental system where natural boundaries direct drainage towards a large water body, usually the ocean. Before h...

3 Nonprofits That Use Surfing To Empower Youth

As a young boy growing up in Central California, I always fantasized about how awesome it would be to jump on my bike with a surfboard and ride down to the beach to surf. But ...

What the Kids from Newton, California Taught Us

Lots of organizations around the world have this goal. It’s kind of interesting how it’s so popular. But why are we all motivated to do this? For some, it’s giving the kids a ...