the extreme equestrian water sport

It's definitely a different equestrian experience and surely an unusual way of riding a board across the water. Here's everything you need to know about horse surfing. Horse surfing is a sport that involves...

Surfing in the days of the Olympics and reality show dramas

"I would sacrifice a world title for a gold medal." The heartfelt words are from seven times world surfing champion Stephanie Gilmore. The purists will always be purists. For them, surfing doesn't belong in...

the world capital of landlocked surfing

Switzerland is a landlocked country. However, the European nation has one of the most active surfing communities in the world. Today, you can ride a wave in the most unusual and unexpected places. Surfing...

The best stretching and strengthening exercises for surfers

Surfers can enhance their riding abilities by maintaining a healthy body and mind through fitness and exercises. Whether you are an athlete or simply want to improve your skills and ride better and avoid...

Surfing and nose riding explained by Newtonian physics

The physics of surfing is an enigma. In particular, it is unproven how a surfboard can grip the water with sufficient force to allow a surfer to stand at the tip of a surfboard...

How can surfers become ocean protection leaders?

"Having steadily surfed since the days of gremlins, ho-dads, and baggies, the author is well aware that surfers are hardly a politically oriented fraternity." "Nevertheless, there are hundreds of thousands of beach lovers, and...

What is Dudeism?

Dudeism is a religion and philosophy founded in 2005 by journalist Oliver Benjamin. Its belief system is inspired by the 1998 movie "The Big Lebowski." The cult classic film stars Jeff Bridges as "The...

Company Profile: Ocean & Earth

Ocean & Earth are one of surfing’s heritage brands. They never grew as big as Rip Curl and Billabong but the Aussie...

Oura Ring: the best wearable for action sports

When I first read about a wearable device that fits on your finger I struggled to believe that it would be...

Company Profile: Globe International | Surfd

Globe is a surf and skate brand that manufactures a range of shoes and apparel. From a surfing perspective, Globe has enjoyed...

Company Profile: Quiksilver | Surfd

Quiksilver are one of the original surf brands. Plastered across pages of surf magazines from the early eighties you’ll see the wave...

A guide to the most important surf moves and tricks

Following the fundamentals of surfing such as popping up, duck diving, and paddling the real fun of smashing lips and getting tubed...