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
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
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
A wipeout is the art of falling of your surfboard when surfing. Most surfers try to avoid wipeouts, but sometimes there is no escape from a bad plunge. During a bad wipeout you have the chance to damage your board, or even worse, face some serious injuries such as broken bones, cuts and gashes. Surfing … Continue reading Bali surfing improvement; How to wipeout like a pro?
If you ever want to call yourself a true surfer, you need to be able to perform a proper duckdive. Duckdiving can be considered as a true art form and you can only master it if you keep on practicing. Luckily for you, Odysseys Surf School provides lessons that include a “ duckdive training”. So … Continue reading Bali surfing improvement; Duckdive #101
Surfing, as you know, basically start from standing on the board. If you cannot stand, then you won’t be able to do anything with the wave. Remember this short explanation that makes easier when you try to stand on the board. When you see the wave is coming 4-5m from you, turn your board heading … Continue reading How to stand on the board – 3 steps!
Charity programs are something that always has kept us busy. We always felt responsible to do something back to the community and give everyone the chance to enjoy surfing. In the past we had project such a Christmas surfing with orphan kids and a Board for a Smile. At the moment, we are working on … Continue reading Give a smile back to the community