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How Can I Surf Better When I Can’t Go Surfing   Check Out Our SurfCoaches PodCast on Surf Training – Also Available On iTunes This is probably the most asked question I get in our YouTube Channel, or as a surf instructor in general.  Most people can’t be at the beach everyday to surf.  In...
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Attaching your surf leash
  In this tutorial we will take a look at the proper method of connecting your leash to your surfboard. The surfboard leash is your tether to your surfboard so when you wipe out or fall you won’t have to swim after your surfboard every time.  Anyone who spends enough time in the water surfing...
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So, before we get started with this list, I just want to say a few words about it.  This list is comprised of the surfers who have and still are greatly inspiring to me as a surfer.  In this list there are world champions, rebels, hell-men, and soul surfers.  Above all, they are legends, people...
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First time i saw myself on film, I was horrified. Until you see yourself on video its impossible to really know what you look like, or even more important what you might be doing wrong. If someone is serious about improving their surfing, video analysis is a must. Here are a few things i immediately...
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Paddling out the back is challenging. Not only is paddling out the back, through the breaking waves going to be one of your first major challenges in surfing, but as you surf in larger and more challenging (and rewarding) surf, you will find that getting out the back is not always a walk in the...
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Introducing our youngest team rider Ki’ili. Our little super star surfer. Yes i admit i am partial cause she is my daughter. I decided to create this blog post so i could collect any YouTube videos we create of our little surfer girl and put them in one place. As we create more videos i...
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What You Need To Know About SurfBoard Designs There is so much lingo associated with surfing.  For someone just getting into surfing (and sometimes for those who have been at it a while), it can be maddening to try and figure out what the hell everyone is talking about!  Surfers pretty much have their own...
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Paddling tutorial
Here at Shaka Surf Camp we deal with complete beginners every week. Guess what skill or part of surfing is the most challenging for brand new surfers? Yep, Paddling. Surprisingly it doesn’t occur to the majority of first time surfers arriving for their one week learn to surf vacation. Almost no-one thinks to prepare. Just...
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Surf Training Exercies
One of the most common questions we get on our Channel and Surf Coaches Membership is, “what kind of exercises or training can i do when i can’t surf?” Or  better yet, “what kind of surf simulation training can i do on dry land to improve my in water surfing?” There are quite a few...
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Picking a surfboard for beginners
Ready to start surfing? Ready to buy your first surfboard? In this blog post we are going to talk about what you should know when choosing your first surfboard. Probably one of the most common mistakes beginners make is trying to learn on a surfboard that is too small or moving down in surfboard size...
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Competitive surfing is a subjective sport. Similar to some other sports such as, Body building, Ice skating or diving, surfing competition winners are determined by a panel of human judges. Change out judges and you could have an entirely different result on any given day. Surf Contest Judgeing Criteria How does it work? There is...
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Learning to surf the right way We created this learn to surf video in order to help our new Youtube subscribers. Use it as a guide to decide what videos to watch in the best order. Brand new surfers looking for a beginner specific guide with free instructional videos, this is for you. Make sure...
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This past week April 16-17 Team Shaka’s Atua & Ki’ili took 1st in their division. This is one of our favorite local events that we do every year. It has been a busy busy high season full of surf camps, surf contests & filming videos for Surf Coaches and our youtube channel. Local Surf Contest...
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Surf Coach Mo’e shows us a great technique for surfing with your sunglasses! A great technique for surf instructors, surfers, or anyone who spends lots of time in the ocean & sun! If you spend a lot of time at the beach and in the ocean doing water sports protecting your only set of eyes...
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Surf Coach Brent shows the proper way to turtle roll a surfboard.
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