Ripples In The Water | Surf Simply

On ancestral roots and a childhood bond with the ocean and surfing…Water in general is a huge part of who I am. As...

Ocean Literacy & Surfing | Surf Simply

One recurring notion in the study is that surfers are often “intuitively ocean literate”, that they develop ocean literacy unconsciously through the practice...

The Problem of Localism | Surf Simply

This is extreme behaviour, and perhaps we like to think it’s gone from surfing but it hums along in our culture in the...

Surfing Climate Service | Surf Simply

The goal of surfing climate services is to give bespoke climatological/meteorological information to different agents (governments, local administrations, tourist offices, accommodation business, surf...

Over The Edge | Surf Simply

In this context, how do you feel growing up in Cape Town shaped your big-wave experience?Between Dungeons and Sunset is the most incredible...

The Sun Will Always Rise: Dawn Days

“On the first of January, I saw via Instagram Mike and Nick had jumped in the sea for Dawn Days. I always wanted...

Capturing A Cold Water Paradise

Jesús Salazar & The Isla Todos Santos “It’s a cold water Paradise,” says Jesús Salazar, a surf photographer from Baja California, Mexico. He...

Divided: The Surf Dynamics of The Mexico-US Border Zone

“When we want to have a better understanding of the social and cultural processes around border regions, we usually focus on land borders....

Surf Tribes And Surf Tourism

Speaking of the aforementioned region, the chapter you wrote deals with the history and dynamics of the surfing culture in Cape Naturaliste, epitomised...

Trawling For Trash | Surf Simply

But the publication of the paper wasn’t the end of the study. Having collected almost one year’s worth of scientific samples varying in...