How to wash, dry and hang a wetsuit

After an epic surf session, the last thing you want to do is rinse or wash your wetsuit.

However, if you don't do it quickly, your second skin will start losing its properties, and the neoprene will begin to deteriorate.

Taking care of your wetsuit is protecting it against salt water, sand, dirt, grass, and urine, and prolonging the life of a fundamental piece of equipment by a couple of years.

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How to carry a surfboard

A surfboard is not an ironing board or a ladder. We'll tell you the best way of transporting a surfboard toward the water without making a fool of yourself.

It's not the most important thing in surfing, but if you're a first-timer or a beginner surfer, you will want to act discreetly, and not behave like a complete kook.

So, getting to the beach and knowing how carrying a surfboard from the car to the shore is something you should not neglect. It's part of surfing's so-called etiquette.

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Quiksilver CEO Pierre Agnès is lost at sea

The 11-meter long boat belonging to French executive Pierre Agnès, CEO of Boardriders, was found stranded north of La Gravière beach, in Soorts-Hossegor, southwest of France.

According to local witnesses, Agnès went fishing Tuesday, January 30, on his motorboat Mascaret III. He left the port of Capbreton at 7:30 am, but never made back to the shore.

The early reports also indicate that the 54-year-old executive sent a message to the local maritime authorities explaining that he was going to postpone his return due to the fog.

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Are you on a week-long beach holiday? Have you bought bodyboard for your kid? Smart move. Get ready to introduce your offspring to the waves easily and safely. It is going to be fun.

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Brad Domke calls Cylinders his home. He's been riding it for more than a decade. But you've never seen him in board transfers like these.

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