We’ve made a list with tricks, so you can choose for yourself which maneuver you want to try next time on the waves! BOTTOM TURN This is one of the most important tricks to start with while surfing. The bottom turn sets up every maneuver you want to do on the face. If you can’t … Continue reading Surf Maneuvers
With the hot sun glaring at us every day as long as the clouds don’t obscure it, our skins burn, pleading to be protected, and warning us with the red sunburn we all probably know too well. Although the best protection may be provided by seeking shade between 10 AM and 2 PM and coverage … Continue reading Sunscreen Concerns
It looks so easy from the beach, all those surfers dancing on their surfboards and riding the waves like it’s nothing. But did you ever wonder how that simple-looking piece of foam can float on the water? It’s an exciting process to make the board perfect, and after reading this blog, you know how this … Continue reading How is a surfboard made?
As you might have noticed, surfing requires many different skills from balance and coordination to strength. Surfing is physically very demanding. It is good to add some exercises to your daily routine that support your surfing. These exercises will improve your surfing, while keeping you in good shape when surfing is not available. First and … Continue reading Exercises to Improve Surfing
You’ve just arrived in Bali and you’ve made a list of things you’d like to do on this beautiful island. And without a doubt learning to surf should be, or already is one of those things, but where are you going to learn how to surf? Odysseys Surf School of course! With free pick-up service, … Continue reading Surfing in Bali
Surfing is a blast but it can be a dangerous sport as well, especially when you don’t follow standard surf etiquette and common safety tips. Today’s blog is about surf safety because that’s one of the priorities of Odysseys Surf School. Ride a safe surfboard If you’re a beginner you’ll fall a lot, so with … Continue reading Surfing Safety Tips
If you’re flying to Bali from far away the chances of a jetlag are pretty high, in order to reduce this jetlag we’ve listed a few tips. Set your watch to the new time zone Your transition to the new time zone should begin on the plane so you at least get yourself mentally prepared … Continue reading Jet Lag
When it’s bad weather and the waves are bad or the ocean is just flat. What’s a better idea than to watch a movie? We’ve listed a few great surf movies that will get you stoked to surf! View from a blue moon The first surf film shot in 4K, View From A Blue Moon … Continue reading What Surf Movies to watch?
In Bali there are some necessary apps to make your life on Bali even better, whether you’re staying in Bali for a short holiday or for a longer time you’ll need these apps for sure! Gojek With the Go-Jek app you can do almost everything, If you want a drive by bike or by car … Continue reading Useful apps to use when you are staying in Bali
With an estimate of more than 10.000 temples in Bali, you will not have to walk far to find a temple no matter where in Bali you are staying. The temples listed below are among Bali’s most famous and popular temples and all worth a visit, but there are plenty of other temples to see. … Continue reading Temples worth visiting in Bali