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- 24 May 2018 | Surfing
Surfing at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will take place in the ocean, not in a wave pool. The waiting period runs from July 24 to August 9.
The president of the International Surfing Association (ISA) confirmed that surfers will fight for gold, silver and bronze Olympic medals in a natural environment.
Despite supporting the development of artificial wave technology, Fernando Aguerre ruled the possibility of holding the Olympic surfing program in a surf pool.
- 23 May 2018 | Surfing
The push through, or punch through technique allows surfers to get past a small broken wave and reach the lineup without having to duck dive or turtle roll.
With bigger board, it is often more challenging to get out-the-back. However, sometimes, the turtle roll is not necessary. Sometimes, you don't need to get into the water to survive an incoming wave.
All you need is to paddle hard toward the whitewater, and with the subtle, yet technical push-up skill, you will get over the wave faster and effortlessly.
- 22 May 2018 | Surfing
Take a close look at this simple, yet ingenious surf item. FinsOut is the world's first fin removal tool.
We have all suffered at the hands of the thruster setup. And if you're riding a five-fin system, it's even worse.
Installing and removing FCS II fins can be a painful experience for your fingers and for your favorite beach towel. When you don't do it correctly, you end up with bruised hands.