Surf Blog

Sep
09

Breakfasts for Surfing: Fuel Your Session Well

Breakfasts for Surfing: Fuel Your Session with These Recipes Surfing is a very physical sport. You can burn a ton of calories during a good surf session! Not only do

Sep
02

3 Pop-Up Mistakes (and how to fix them)

Common Pop-Up Mistakes in Surfing (and how to fix them) Popping up, or the act of going from laying down on your surfboard to standing up and riding the wave,

Aug
26

Ocean-Safe Sun Protection Products

Ocean-Safe Sun Protection Products The life of a surfer calls for some hefty sun protection. As surf instructors, we’re in the water and the sun all day long and it’s

Aug
12

5 Marine Animals at Your Local Surf Break

Of course, we think that the beach is the best place on earth… not that we’re biased or anything haha 😅. However, when we’re soaking up the sand and riding

Jul
28

Eight Exercises to Improve Your Paddle Strength

Feeling like you need to improve your paddle strength? Summer is finally here and for many of us that means more time to surf! However, after a winter of surfing

Jul
20

Our 4 Favorite Beaches for Kids

The kids are out of school for the summer and it’s time to head to the beach!   But which beach is best? Parking, bathrooms, overall vibe? It’s a lot

Jul
15

Our Favorite Beaches For Teaching Lessons

How do you decide which beach is best? The waves, the tide, the vibe, the crowds… so many factors! If you’re going to book a lesson you want it to

Jul
06

Keeping Our Marine Life Healthy

Did you know that for every surf lesson purchased through Wavehuggers, we donate the price of 1 pound of fish to the Marine Mammal Care Center?   Here at Wavehuggers,

Jul
06

3 Reasons Why Kids are Awesome Surfers

3 Reasons Why Kids are Awesome Surfers “He’s at that age where he’s good at anything athletic that he tries. Are all kids such effortless surfers?” his father asked in

Jan
04

Learning to Surf – A New Year’s Resolution

Learning to Surf – A New Year’s Resolution Stuck on which New Year’s resolution to focus on this year? The best New Year’s Resolution is definitely learning to surf! Not

May
05

Evidence-Based Ways That Surfing Decreases Mental Health Issues

Did You Know Surfing Can Help Your Mental Health? Most people think of surfing as a hobby, a passion, or even a career, but did you know that it can

Mar
26

5 Easy Ways to Go Carbon Neutral this Earth Day

Protecting our Planet Doesn’t Have to be Hard   As surfers, doing what we can to protect our planet is essential to making sure we have a life full of