Surfboards, a bit like cars, lose value as soon as they leave the showroom. What that means is that in when you buy a used surfboard you can pick up a real bargain, just by it having been waxed up and having a couple of footmarks in the deck.
Surfing is one of those sports with a steep learning curve. That’s especially true for those of us who adopted it at a later stage in life.
Ever been surfing in Bali? You’ll definitely have encountered these characters..
Rip Curl are pleased to announce that World Surf League (WSL) Sportscaster and former Top-17 WSL competitor Rosy Hodge has officially joined the Rip Curl crew on The Search.
Dana Brown had a dream that one day he’d be able to drive the van he lived in on the other side of the country to Huntington Beach to surf.
Any supposedly “excess” weight will become a blessing, not a burden. For the larger wave-rider, good things come in buckets. And when they don’t come in buckets, they come in barrels. You will notice that most of the surfers featured herein have a (narcissistic?) preference for waves that resemble themselves (big, round, heavy). Other patterns also emerge.
Ahead of the competition the little legend took part in a side-splitting interview in which she called her dad ‘fat’ and said she would spend her winnings on doughnuts, leaving Today Show team in stitches during a hilarious interview.
Boat Charter: This category’s where you truly get your bang for your buck on a boat. In a place like, say, the Mentawai or Telos Islands in Indonesia, waves can be quite inaccessible by land and/or far apart from each other by motorbike when on said-island.
The dad-of-two was due to have an operation to stitch the puncture wound on his arm. The Manly lawyer said at first he was amazed the creature was swimming so close on Sunday afternoon – until it turned aggressive.
A man has checked himself in to hospital in Byron Bay after being bitten by a shark and it occurred less than 24 hours after a protest against a controversial plan to use shark nets in the Byron Bay-Ballina area.