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FireWire Potatonator Review

Front Shore Surf brings you a first look at FireWires new board in this FireWire Potatonator Review.
If you have ever seen FireWires Sweet Potato surfboard you have probable thought, “Dang that looks like a fun board to ride!”

Ive seen people shredding it up on the Sweet Potato and having a lot of fun with it. Ive personally considered picking one up for myself, however even though i don’t mind somewhat “unconventional”  surfboard designs, this one was a little to unconventional for my liking.
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Hurricane Katia Surfing

Heres a quick video of the swell caused by hurricane Katia in 2011 in Surf City / Topsail Island, NC.

Surfing Tasmania, Australia

Came across this video of the ‘Edge of the World: Surfing Tasmania’ released in 2008. I, myself having grown up in Tasmania found this very interesting. So i figured I would share it with you all. Let us know what you think!

The video is a cut down 10 min version – To give credit im including the link to where you can purchase the DVD for yourself if you wish to.

www.hutchtv.com.au/edge-of-the-world-surfing-tasmania-state-titles-dvd/

Enjoy!

What Wax Makes You Shred? | Best Wax For Surfing

Ever since I started surfing I have always wondered which is the best wax for surfing . I would walk into a surf shop and see baskets of wax and wonder what the difference is. After trying different waxes I have figured what kind does what.

 


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Shark Jumps Over a Surfer

Check this video os a Spinner Shark jumping a surfer!

Orlando Sentinel photographer Jacob Langston was shooting with a GoPRo camera off New Smyrna Beach, Fla., in June 2011 when a surfer asked him “Dude! Did you see that? A four-foot spinner shark just jumped over a surfer.” After reviewing the video, this is what he got.

Buying a Wetsuit – It’s That Time of Year Again.

What’s better than having a nice strip of beach to yourself with no other surfers to your spot, or any tourist swimming in the best breaking areas? Surfing in the wintertime can make that all possible, but to make wintertime surfing possible, you need to keep warm while in the water. Wetsuits are the one and only way to surf in cold waters and cold air temperatures.  They keep you warm and insulated enough without sacrificing too much mobility and comfort. When selecting a wetsuit its extremely important to know what time of year you want to surf, the temperatures of your chosen times, and find the right fit for your body shape. To know these three factors will help you select the right wetsuit for you. Read more

How to Choose a Surfboard

 

So you have decided to pick up surfing!

Thats great! Surfing is a great way to stay in shape and is a lot of fun. You will be standing up and riding a wave in no time but first things first… You need a surfboard.

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