Everyone who’s ever tried surfing before knows: surfing is fun! Once you’ve ridden that first wave chances are you will want to stay in the water all day long. However, apart from really fun surfing unfortunately also is very tiring. From our years of teaching experience, we have learned that especially if you are new … Continue reading Surf power and energy
The World Surf League tour is about to start again! Each year the best surfers in the world compete for the world title by surfing famous surf spots all over the world. In total there are 11 events for men, and 10 events for women. The man and woman who collects most points during … Continue reading The game is on! WSL championship tour 2017
Surfer’s ear is a common problem for people who surf a lot, especially in colder or polluted waters. Another word for surfer’s ear is exotosis, which is Greek for ‘new bone’. New bone is exactly the problem with surfer’s ear: it is believed that as a result of frequent exposure to (cold) seawater the bones … Continue reading Prevent surfer’s ear with Surfears® when you are surfing in Bali
Last Sunday an island wide beach cleanup called One Island One voice was organized (more information in our previous post below). One Island Once Voice Beach Clean-Up We are very happy that almost 2000 people made the effort to come to the beach and show that they care about Bali! We … Continue reading Biggest Beach Clean-up in Bali!
Even though it is always warm in Bali, it is very important to warm up your muscles before starting any type of workout. Because surfing is such an intense workout for your body, we want to give you some tips for the ultimate surf warm-up! First of all we recommend you to take a … Continue reading Let’s do warm-up before you get wet and surf in Bali
Anyone currently in Bali will have noticed that we are in the middle of the rainy season. Not only does this mean the occasional shower will be pouring from the sky, it also means that a huge chunk of Balis waste washes back up on the shore resulting in the beaches getting lined with litter. … Continue reading One Island Once Voice Beach Clean-Up
Now that we are in the midst of the rainy season, you will inevitably have to deal with some days rimmed by dark clouds and plagued by what seems like never-ending showers during your stay in Bali. The good news, however, is that usually the rain in Bali does end soon! It is very rare … Continue reading Activities during wet season in Bali
If you are in Bali, it is very important to enjoy every little second that you have on this Island of Gods. Sleeping on the beach, cruising your moped through the rice paddies, indulging in all that delicious food And of course, lets not forget about stunning sunsets on the beach whilst enjoying an ice-cold … Continue reading Bali surfing health benefits and surfstoke
Most of us have experienced this moment, you paddle out towards the line-up and you are caught in the impact zone, you see this enormous wall of white water rolling towards you. You look around, and you see everyone on the short board duckdiving underneath the wave. The problem is, you are stuck on a … Continue reading Bali surfing improvement; Eskimo roll #101
The year of 2016 is coming to an end and 2017 is just around the corner. Time for a little recap of all the major things that happened in Odysseys Surf School during this last year! Before we continue, the staff of Odysseys wants to thank everyone who made 2016 amazing! We wish everyone all … Continue reading What happened at Odysseys Surf School in 2016?