“If you are watching or listening, Mick, I owe you a beer, thank you very much.”
Denis Andre Dasoul was struck by a bolt of lightning during a rainstorm while surfing in front of the Pantai Batu Bolong Temple on Batu Bolong Beach.
It may be the best sport in the world, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be annoying.
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.
Mitch Milan found himself face-to-face with a 10-foot tiger shark on Monday evening, or as he called it, “any surfer’s worst nightmare.” The Hawaiian surfer was attacked during the encounter, but he’s expected to make a full recovery.
We all cross plenty of these people every day: the “outsiders” who don’t surf. You’re really not sure what they do in life. What’s their direction in life? What are their ambitions? What are their daily habits? You find yourself constantly questioning their every move because…well it’s not like they’re surfing.
A New Zealand surfer discovered first-hand this week that while large whales might appear docile, they do not always appreciate being touched
However, when you actually catch a wave, it’s like crack. It’ll keep you coming back for more, time and again. We were all kooks once. Everyone knows that feeling of awkwardly getting donked on the head by their own board or frustratingly being unable to paddle out back. So, we’ve put together the six mistakes every beginner surfer makes.
Surfing is about fun and about joy. It is about the feel of being in the ocean and riding nature’s own power. Of course the problem with all that is that sometimes humans get in the way. Here is a list of surfing’s seven deadly sins, the perpetrators of any of these deserve to go straight to hell.
When life gets a little stressful, getting into nature and learning something new might be a fun and daring way to let loose. How about learning to surf in an archipelago filled with the world’s best waves? Here are four beginner-friendly surfing spots across Indonesia to get you up and surfing.