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Three Quick Surfing Tips From Pro Surf Coach Chris Gallagher
Surfing better today is as easy as one, two, three
How To Bury The Rail With Sebastian Zietz
How to surf better with professor Seabass
How To: Spray Paint A Board
A step-by-step breakdown of how to spray paint your new (or used) board.
How To: Stick An Air Drop With Fred Patacchia
The key to getting barreled? Making late drops. Freddy P shows you how...
School Of Hard Knox Training Camp
World Tour veteran and power surfer extraordinaire shares his knowledge with local...
Ask The Expert: How Do I Teach My Dog To Surf?
The amazing surfing service dog Ricochet shares how she became the...
How To Presented By Vitaminwater: Frontside Air Reverse
Ripping San Clemente grom Corey Colapinto walks us through a...
How To: Backside Reverse With Sean Marceron
In this episode of "How To" presented by Vitaminwater, San Diego county pro...
How To: Frontside Carve With Jesse Heilman
Jesse Heilman walks us through a staple in any good surfer's repertoire—a...
How To: Frontside Reverse With Roy Powers
Hawaiian powerhouse Roy Powers walks you through a frontside reverse. From...
How To: Alley Oop With Pat Millin
San Diego hot shot Pat Millin breaks down the intricacies of the alley oop...it's not...
How To: Fix A Ding
Even the smallest of cracks and dings can leak water and lead to the eventual demise of your precious...
Ask the Expert: Order A Custom Board With Rusty
Want to know 10 tips from Rusty Preisendorfer on ordering a custom...
How To: Build An Alaia With Ryan Burch
During a seven hour internet coma, I mistook the flat swell model line for a...
How To: Check Turns With Kelly Slater
There’s probably no one in the history of surfing who’s more fundamentally...
How To: Layback Snap With Taylor Knox
Layback snaps are useful in everything from crumbling beachbreak sections to steep...
How To: Creedle With Gavin Beschen
Not too many people know what “creedling” is. Is it a type of fish bait? A new...
Ask the Expert: Surf in Snowy Winter
I just moved to New Jersey from San Diego. I want to surf in the winter but it...
Ask The Expert – Should I Surf With Contact Lenses?
Should I Surf With Contact Lenses?
Ask the Expert – Beat Jet Lag
Ask The Expert – Making The WCT
I want to be a pro surfer. I surf in the ESA and the NSSA, and do other small...
Ask The Expert – Punch Whitey in the Nose
Someone said you should try to punch it in the nose or jab it in the eye...
Ask The Expert – How do I protect from Staph
I've noticed a lot more people getting sick from staph infections. I...
Stocking, Selecting, And Selling Surfboards
The surfboard retailing game has been raised and is only going higher....