Surfing: In Search of the Perfect Wave

Author: Peter Diel
Paperback: 200 pages
Publisher: Meyer & Meyer Verlag
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1841262412
ISBN-13: 978-1841262413
Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 6.5 x 9.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds

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This stunningly illustrated volume provides readers with a unique insight into this fascinating and increasingly popular past-time as well as expert information and advice on how to become a great surfer.

Divided into three sections for easy reference, "Surfing" begins with an introduction to the origins of surfing and a guide to the equipment, preparation and basic techniques you'll need to get started.

The second part provides readers with more advanced surfing techniques and a number of tips and tricks to improve your skills. This final section presents important information covering everything from weather and travel to "surf talk."

Last but not least it offers a guide to the best surfing locations in and around Europe, the USA and Hawaii, Australia, the South Pacific, and Mexico.