Surf Wax Guide

Surf Wax Guide

Surfboards are slippery when wet. It is almost impossible to stand up on a wet surfboard. That’s why there is surf wax. It helps you stop from sliding off your surfboard and provides grip while you are lying on your board paddling out to the lineup. Surf wax is essential so make sure you always … Read more

Types of Surfboard Leashes

Types of Surfboard Leashes

There are many different surfboard leashes of varying lengths and thicknesses. Generally they fall into these five categories: 1 REGULAR Designed for the every-day surfer and is typically 6 feet long and ¼ inch thick. You can also get longer and thicker ones depending on the length of your board and preference. Good brands are Dakine, Ocean&Earth, FCS … Read more

Common Types of Surfboards

There are many types of surfboards, all shaped to suit a specific type of wave or ability of a surfer. From longboard to shortboard, from fish to semi-gun, the possibilities are endless. Here’s a guide to the most common types of surfboards: SHORTBOARD Shortboards are highly maneuverable and suitable for fast, steep waves. They range from … Read more