Latest bodysurfing conditions
The map above shows up-to-date bodysurfing conditions for beaches around the world. Zoom in to select good bodysurfing areas, then compare nearby beaches (full 5 day forecasts are also available from here for nearly 900 locations).
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Bodysurfing in Nicaragua
Have you ever fancied a bodysurfing holiday to Nicaragua?
It may not be the obvious choice for going on a bodysurfing holiday, but as you can see here it has proved to be a very interesting location to this crew for many reasons. Take a look at this groups fantastic home video which includes photos, video shorts, and the odd joke thrown in for good measure. It's a real hoot.
Their trip was to..
Wedge Slyde Handboard Review
Facts about the Wedge from Slyde Handboards
Slyde Handboards are different. The Handboards are nearly like real Surfboards,with a foam core and fiberglass, but just a little bit smaller. The Wedge Handboard is 19.8inch long and 10.1inch wide and the weight is about 650 gram. All the Wedge Handboards from Slyde are provided with an goPro-Plug in front of the nose and a leash plug on the tail. The price is...
Piha Beach New Zealand January 2016
It's taken me nearly 60 years to get to New Zealand but wow did I have a good 3 month trip there. I attempted to swim the Cook Strait in a 2 man relay with my buddy Danny Hanlon under the control and guidance of Philip Rush the legendary world record holder open water swimmer and we swam 35 k in 9 hours with only 3.9 k to go, the swim got abandoned due to a storm and we missed a world swimming record by a whisker.
So what did I do next with all that fitness in me, as one does go straight to the top Auckland beach 'Piha' for 2 weeks of bodysurfing. Piha has a weekly TV show 'Piha Rescue' and every NZ person said it was the most dangerous beach in NZ, so needless to say I...