Cowabunga, dudes and dudettes! If you’re here, you’re probably either an adventurous thrill-seeker considering catching some waves or someone who’s heard surfing can be gnarly and wants the lowdown on just how risky it is. Well, hold onto your boards because we’re about to dive headfirst into the world of surfing to find out if […]
Introduction Surfing isn’t just about catching epic waves and riding the tide of adventure; it’s also a fantastic workout that can leave you feeling like a shredded beach god (or goddess). But just how many calories does this salty sport actually burn? Whether you’re a seasoned surfer or a newbie waxing up your first board, […]
Surfing – the exhilarating sport that involves riding the ocean’s waves atop a board – is a global phenomenon that has captured the hearts of millions. With its roots deeply entrenched in the ancient cultures of the Pacific, surfing’s origin story is as rich and diverse as the waves themselves. So, let’s ride the tide […]
When is the Best Time of Day to Surf? “When is the best time to surf?” is a question we get daily. We really feel for these type-A go-getters who are looking to optimize every part of their first time surfing. The bad news is surf is very hard to predict, especially weeks or months […]
At Stoke Drift Surf School, we require all children younger than 13 to take private lessons. On private lessons the student is 1-on-1 with a dedicated instructor. Here’s why we have this rule … Keeping the Lesson Safe & Fun This is not our way to squeeze more money out of you :-). We actually […]
You can find the full episode here: https://radiopublic.com/podcast-surf-mastery-6N9ZNM.
Martin Dunn is widely regarded as one of the best surf coaches in the world. In this video Martin goes over why using your arms while you’re surfing is an under-appreciated key to great surfing. You want to lift your arms at the same time you straighten out your entire body to generate power. You […]
Goals of First Time Surfing What to Remember The goal of your first surfing experience is get a feel for the process. You want to find some success – enough to keep you coming back. Here’s the most important thing to remember about your first time surfing: The outcome of your first surfing experience is […]
Improve your paddling endurance by weightlifting. Use this guide to follow a simple and effective weightlifting routine. You'll build muscle and gain explosiveness.
Build your own balance board to practice balancing at home. No need to pay for an indo board, here are DIY instructions to build your board at home using just plywood and a foam roller.