How to Surf

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Surfing is very good for you, this is why : Why would you not want to practice the same sport the Kings of the Pacific did over the centuries? Surfing is the…

– of surf

Surfing has its negative side…… It’s super physical. It is necessary to have a musculature adapted for it and maintain it, or be happy to surf smaller waves …

Lexicon

Backwash : water from  broken wave that’s going back out to sea. Beach Break : spot where the waves break on a sandy bottom, more random than the reef break.…

Overview

The perfection is in the Surf.   Girls are crazy about Surfing.   More powerful sessions will open up to you.   We …

Rules

To simplify everyone’s life, we’ve brought together some information concerning the security and attitudes on the water. At GONG, we defend the access to our…

Basics

We advise to test the Surfboard out a few times on an almost flat sea, without wind or current, in order to acquire a good rowing technique before going into se…

Carrying your gear

In surfing, nothing is easier than carrying a short board. But make note that it's quite simple to ding it or hit a Fin. So even if there are many ways of ho…

Choose your gear

In our humble opinion: 1 / Listen to those who know: Talk to people who know about Surfing, quality advice is at your fingertips. How to recognize a charlata…

Choose your board

How to choose a Board? The Length : It facilitates paddling while increasing the glide and the inertia in surfing. Below 7’0, starting is more complex bec…

What’s a shitty shape ?

How do you recognize a mediocre shape? Trust those who have experience. As a General rule, Shapers offer Shapes that are harmonious and performant. In …

Choose your fins

Nothing better than reading our topic about this on the GONG Forum. link In summary, the Fins are 50% of the performance of your board. But it's not the same…

Choose your leash

Cord Length : The lengths announced by the manufacturers are, in general, directly related to the length of the cord. When you add the plug attachment (with …

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