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Surfer stretching at Huntington Beach (California)
02 · 10 · 2017By César Álvarez
Not so long ago, experts believed no matter what sport you participated in, you had to perform static stretches to prepare. Walk along any beach and surfers will be bending at the waist, reaching as far as they can or doing any number of surf stretches that keep them stationary to warm up muscles. Of course, the science behind stretching has declared static movements to actually be detrimental to...
The World's Best Surf Destinations
01 · 18 · 2017By César Álvarez
Finding a great surf destination isn't difficult these days, and once someone has surfed an excellent spot, it isn't long before others know about it. Travelling to these destinations may not be the easiest thing to do, but if you have the desire and some serious cash, you can ride the waves. The best surfers in the sport have scoured the Earth looking for the best sites, and here are some of the...
Surfeando en el Eisbach de Munich
09 · 29 · 2016By Juanferpt
It City German of Munich, in the center of Europe, with temperatures low 0 and to 500 kilometers of the coast, is has become in a paradise for them lovers of the Surf end that arrive in any time of the year to the capital of Bavaria looking for the wave perfect in the Eisbach, in Castilian ' River of ice ' , an artificial stream that crosses its popular Englischer Garten (' English garden ') and...
Riviera Nayarit
08 · 25 · 2016By Juanferpt
Nayarit, Northwest of Mexico and with a coastline on the Pacific Ocean, also Marias Islands, Isabel Island, the three Marietas and farallon de la Peña, where has a lot of places to surf, plagued with beautiful coral reefs, which are perfect to start surfing and also for expert surfers. Nayarit, with warm temperatures and tropical beaches, is one of the most popular tourist States of Mexico in...
Ola en el mar
08 · 18 · 2016By Juanferpt
In 1973, surfer and shaper Gordon Merchant and his wife Rena founded the Billabong company in Gold Coast, Queensland (Australia) to make swimsuits for bathers and surfers. Thanks to the success obtained and the tremendous local reputation achieved, in 1977 he began to manufacture also surf-influenced clothing such as t-shirts or pants. In 1983 it broke into the United States market; in 1985 in...
Surfeando en La Manga del Mar Menor | Región de Murcia | España
07 · 28 · 2016By Juanferpt
Murcia, with warm waters and open beaches with calm waves, is a great place to start practicing surfing. Aguilas, with the beaches of El Piojo, La Carolina or La Casica Verde; La Manga, with the beach of Galúa or Calblanque; and Mazarrón, with La Mojonera or Bahía-Playa Grande; are some of the surf spots that already have surf camps and surf schools to get started in this water sport. The Region...
Clases de Surf en la playa | Nivel 1: Surfing Iniciación
07 · 14 · 2016By Juanferpt
Most of the surf camps and schools teach surfing lessons in small groups of students chosen according to their surfing level, because it’s logical that you will not learn the same at a beginner level than in a competition level. That's why it is very important that you know your surfing level when deciding on one or another surf camp. It’s also important that you can inform your surfing level...
lista de reglas para la práctica del surf
06 · 23 · 2016By Juanferpt
Since surfing was proclaimed as an Olympic sport, there have been many detractors to this decision taken by the international committee. Although this fact had a positive effect on the promotion of the practice of this discipline, some passionate about this sports claim that it is not a competitive sport as is the case of others, such as football, basketball or surfing. Surfing was born more than...
Wet Madrid, la proyectada playa de olas artificiales del Campo de las Naciones de Madrid, ya no abrirá en 2016
10 · 16 · 2015By Juanferpt
Aunque no se ha comunicado de manera oficial, el Ayuntamiento de Madrid, presidido por Manuela Carmena, paralizó el proyecto 'Wet Madrid' que se edificaría junto a los pabellones de IFEMA en el Campo de las Naciones sobre una superficie de 110 mil metros cuadrados, creando un entorno natural con 25 mil metros cuadrados de zonas verdes , a 50 thousand cubic meters of capacity around artificial...
Surferas surfeando en las playas españolas
10 · 09 · 2015By Juanferpt
En los últimos tiempos el Surf dejó de ser un deporte de unos pocos privilegiados para convertirse en un deporte de moda practicado por miles de surfistas en toda España, incluso en los pantanos y ríos de las regiones del interior. Hace apenas 4 o 5 años se veía a unos pocos surfistas en las playas y se les miraba como gente diferente practicando un deporte que no estaba al alcance de cualquiera...
Kitesurf: un deporte surgido de surf
07 · 03 · 2015By Juanferpt
Surfing is now the king of aquatic sports and was once the sport of Polynesians kings, practiced since ancient times by the inhabitants of the South Pacific islands, discovered by European sailors in the seventeenth century and relaunched in the early twentieth century by the Beach Boys of Waikiki. From there, surfing traveled from its traditional Polynesian waters to the waters of California's...
125 películas de Surf de la Historia del Cine | A deeper shade of blue
05 · 11 · 2015By Juanferpt
Surfing films have become their own genre, like westerns or film noir, with its supporters and its detractors. Perhaps because of its very nature, the surfing film genre has more documentaries than fiction films: 71 to 54. Famous actors have participated in surfing movies, such as Mel Gibson, whp debuted as an actor in Summer City, by Christopher Fraser, Richard Chamberlain, Dennis Hopper, Thomas...

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