Peel-Apart Peelers: The Polaroid Photography of Matt Smith

The fast action of surfing is not best suited to polaroid photography. But, where many would find the challenge of peel-apart film and...

To The Fullest – Surf Simply

Whether accompanied or not, one thing Aitor has to rely on is his wave riding skills. And like all surfers striving to improve,...

Heke Ngaru – Surf Simply

You cite data from Sport NZ which suggests that Maori constituted less than 6% of the total number of New Zealanders that surfed...

The Sandman – Surf Simply

Nowadays, replicating the natural flow of sand that the rock walls on either side of the Tweed River interrupt guides Bowra’s decision-making.“When we...

Surf Therapy for People with Acquired Brain Injury

A proposed conceptual model for the benefits of surf therapy in people living with acquired brain injury, illustrating potential relationships between the six...

Seaing Waves – Surf Simply

As for the case of 360-degree video helping to maximise a surfer’s psychological readiness, the likelihood of harm increases for surfers who are...

Surf and Rescue – Surf Simply

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 3 – A Waterman in Los Angeles of Surf and Rescue: George Freeth and the Birth...

Raking The Surface – Surf Simply

On the first steps to experimenting with fins…You can dive deep into all the design aspects if you’ve been surfing for a while...

Creating Safe Spaces For Women to Enjoy The Ocean and Surfing

All-Female EnvironmentThe creation of a female-only space is perhaps the most impactful – as well as multifaceted – factor to consider. On the...

Predicting Drowning From Metocean Forecasts

 Unless taking on waves of the likes of Nazaré, drowning is not something many surfers tend to give thought to. Yet drowning remains...