Do Pro Surfers Pay for Boards? (& Other Perks Only the Best Get)

Do Pro Surfers Pay for Boards

Most surfers dream of the pro lifestyle. Traveling around and surfing the world’s most pristine locations, making bank, getting free clothing, and a choice of all the surfboards that you want. But is this really the pro-surfer lifestyle? Most professional surfers do not get their boards for free, and even fewer of them are sponsored …

How Do Surfer’s Feet Stay on the Board? (+5 Tips for Beginners)

How Do Surfer's Feet Stay on the Board

Have you ever spent time watching surfers carve the waves and perform aerials while remaining glued to their board? Water makes smooth surfaces slippery, so how do they do this? Keeping your feet on your surfboard comes down to adding friction to the board’s surface through wax or trackpads, and a few simple rules of …