Wave Arcade Fins & Such Available at Culture Brewing – Encinitas

wave arcade product display

I’m happy to announce that you can find your favorite Wave Arcade products at Culture Brewing Marketplace in Encinitas, CA at 633 South Coast Highway 101. Definitely open Saturdays and Sundays 12-5, but also open other days too. There you’ll find a selection of handcrafted, wood fins (hemp glassed and no-glassed), t-shirts, koozies, wax combs,…

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Bodysurfing – Improve Your Surfing & Ride More Waves

bodysurfing

Bodysurfing is a great way to not only enjoy more ways, but to improve your surfing too. It’s one of the purest forms of wave riding, that really requires you to develop a good eye and sense for waves if you want to get the most out of it – that’s probably the biggest benefit…

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Big Wave Surf Spots

big wave surf spots

Big wave surfing is a class of its own. Consequences are high, risk is huge, and the reward is something else entirely. Big wave surfing can be classified as either tow-in or paddle surfing waves that are 20 feet and larger. Where are the Biggest Waves in the World? Big waves typically occur when the…

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Surfing Championships & Competition

Surfing competitions have a big hand in both the progression and popularization of the sport. Here’s a look at the history of the modern surf competition and some of the past surfing champs, as well as the future of surf competition with its debut in the Olympics in 2020. History of Modern Surf Competition Surf…

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Surf Museums

Here is a list of some surf museums to check out around the United States. California Huntington Beach International Surfing Museum Location: 411 Olive Ave, Huntington Beach, CaliforniaHours: 12 pm to 5 pmCost: FreePhone: (714) 465-4350Website: https://www.facebook.com/InternationalSurfingMuseum Outdoor Surfboard Exhibit Location: Palm Ave between Seacoast Drive & 3rd Street, Imperial Beach, CaliforniaHours: NACost: FreePhone: (619)…

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Surfing Rules & Etiqutte

surf rules and etiquette

You can find all sorts of lists that go on and on about surfing rules, but at its core it really just boils down to 3 things: Be aware.Be respectful.Use common sense. That’s it – if you can do those 3 things, chances are you’re going to have a good time in the water no…

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How to Sell Your Surfboard

Selling old surfboards is all part of the search for the perfect quiver. If you’ve outgrown a board, don’t get much use out of it, or are looking for an upgrade, you can use these quick tips to sell your old surfboard with ease. First, you’ll need to prep the board for sale: Make sure…

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The Pig Surfboard

the pig

The Pig holds a special place in the evolution of surfboard designs and classic longboarding in general. In the 1950s, surfboards were long, heavy and relatively difficult to control. Dale Velzy decided to try something different with The Pig. What is The Pig Surfboard? The Pig is essentially a classic Malibu longboard flipped upside down.…

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The Mini Simmons

mini simmons

Most of the design elements of the planing hulls that Bob Simmons was developing in the 40s and 50s were pretty radical for the popular thinking about surfboards at the time. Many of those design elements carry through to today and give us what we consider to be “the modern surfboard.” However, it really wasn’t…

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Surfing Waves – Big & Small

surfing big small waves

If you want to maximize the number of days you can surf and you want to progress your surfing, you’ll need to learn how to adapt to both small waves and big waves. Your exact scale of small to big is going to vary on some of your own personal factors, but there are some…

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