Swing For the Moon | The Tides

Tides are the longest of all waves, with a wavelength that can equal half of the Earth's circumference.  As surfers, we wake up every morning thinking about the tides and how they may affect the quality of the overall surf.  (Will the tide be drained, shallow, causing surfable waves at our reef or beach break... Continue Reading →

The Most Supreme Pleasure

"I could not help concluding this man had the most supreme pleasure while he was driven so fast and so smoothly by the Sea."  - Captain James Cooke, upon witnessing surfing for the first time, Tahiti, 1777. Riding a wave with precision and skill requires a confident, well-concentrated effort.  It can be a major adrenaline rush.... Continue Reading →

Smartfin Project | Surfing for Science

The Smartfin Project is an innovative program helping researchers fill gaps in ocean data so they can learn more about the effects of climate change on our world's coastal ecosystems. The Ocean is the most critical part of Earth's environmental system; a vast, durable resource to humanity, but also a finite and fragile one.  Since... Continue Reading →

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