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The Foam Surfboard: Are soft surfboards any good?

The Foam Surfboard: Are soft surfboards any good?

The foam surfboard-often referred to as a “foamie”or soft surfboard- offers more than what meets the naked eye.  Beginner surfers and surf schools enjoy the use of foam surfboards as a fun and versatile surfboard for everyone. Catch that? Everyone. Also referred to as soft top surfboards, these boards truly are for everyone, every skill level, and are an obvious...

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What to Expect at Your First Surf Camp

What to Expect at Your First Surf Camp

If you or your child are headed to your first surf camp, you're probably wondering what you've let yourself in for. Although the nerves may be kicking in, you can be sure that there are tons of benefits to attending your first surf camp. So, what are the benefits of going to a camp as opposed to planning the lessons...

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Surfing Equipment 101: The Ultimate List of Surfing Gear Every Surfer Needs

Surfing Equipment 101: The Ultimate List of Surfing Gear Every Surfer Needs

Are you a Barney hoping to someday surf like Bethany Hamilton? That would be gnarly! Catching waves is a multi-billion dollar industry. Who knew that surfing equipment would generate so much revenue? Are you hitting the surf shop about to embark on a journey with this exciting sport? What gear do you need as a surfer? Check out this guide...

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Making the Leap: The Top Tips for Transitioning from Longboard to Shortboard

Making the Leap: The Top Tips for Transitioning from Longboard to Shortboard

You love catching those waves on your longboard, but you are ready for a challenge. You decide to grab a shortboard to get that same feeling, but all you do is knock out. You are about to give up until you decide to figure out some tips to help you ride the waves instead of letting the waves ride you....

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Longboard vs. Shortboard: What's the Difference?

Longboard vs. Shortboard: What's the Difference?

Most beginners face the same question, longboard vs. shortboard, what's the difference? We are going to help you know the difference so you can decide which style of surfing is right for you.

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