APB accuses Frontón King organizers of planning a "rebel tour"

The Association of Professional Bodyboarders (APB) accused the promoters of the Frontón King of planning a "rebel tour."

In a long and detailed statement, the organization led by Alex León explained the reasons why this year's Frontón King was not included in the official APB World Tour schedule.

León and his team talk about "lengthy negotiations" and a nine-month delay in payments to bodyboarders and staff.

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The ideal ocean conditions for learning to bodyboard

The first steps into bodyboarding must be taken carefully and should be supervised by an experienced expert, coach or instructor.

First of all, if you are getting into bodyboard, you must start off by choosing a sandy beach or a beach break. This type of surf spot is easier to ride and provides easy access to the waves, whether you're paddling out or exiting the water.

Depending on your expertise, the ideal conditions may vary. Nevertheless, you will always need to read the ocean before adventuring yourself into the waves.

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How can a coach improve your bodyboarding skills?

One of the best ways to achieve success in water sports is through coach orientation. And that is extremely valid in bodyboarding.

As we all know, a coach, an instructor, a teacher or a personal trainer is a specialist who can support you in many ways - technically, physically, and mentally.

And, sometimes, it's all about simple advice. For example, he or she can give you the feedback that you need to hear at a given stage of your development.

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