The World Surf League is pleased to announce the multi-year partnership with Hydro Flask, the award-winning leader in high-performance, insulated stainless steel flasks, as the official water bottle and drinkware sponsor of the WSL Championship Tour and Big Wave Awards in North America. A post shared by Hydro Flask (@hydroflask) on Apr 21, 2017 at 1:26pm … [Read more...] about World Surf League Partners with the Award-Winning Hydro Flask!
Unless you live right in front of the ocean, knowing how the waves are at your nearest surf break means reading the surf report or checking out a surf cam. Before surf cameras one option to get a local report was phoning premium rate ‘surf forecast hotlines’, but thankfully those days are well and truly over. Now you can check out what the waves are doing at your local spot or … [Read more...] about Get Your Eyes on the Waves with The Surfers View
Now here’s something we’ve been waiting for too long already, it’s the 2017 Catch Surf Beater Bash! Taking place at a little place called Knights Beach in South Australia, it was absolute softop shore break carnage with bone-crushingly heavy waves. With just as many savage wipeouts as actual rides, this contest was a spectators dream! Watch the contenders battle it out for the … [Read more...] about The Catch Surf Beater Bash!
Before last year seems like a distant memory let’s step back and spend a moment to remember the near-death experiences many a surfer went through while pursuing their passion, in the gnarliest wipeouts of 2016! There’s something about watching nasty wipeouts that never really gets old, and no matter how many times you replay a clip the flinching never stops. A photo … [Read more...] about The Gnarliest Wipeouts of 2016!
We always hear about how good surfing is for you, how healthy it can make you, how fit your body will be, but we don’t always hear about the surfing injuries you can sustain. Just like any other sport, surfing can be dangerous and there are already a few health conditions that are getting named after the sport (surfers ear is one, we’ll come on to that later). Being aware of … [Read more...] about Surfing Injuries – How to Avoid the Health Risks of Wave Riding