The Wave Blog

Blog

This is our journal. Our place for our latest news and updates on The Wave. Whether it’s our big builds, hot surfing topics or help to improve your surfing, our blog contains it all. We also regularly share updates on events we’re attending and news about all our partners and ambassadors, who help make The Wave the great place it is.

Gear

10th June 2019

Rip Curl catches The Wave

We need wetsuits at The Wave. We wanted to make sure we got it right and we are excited to say we will be partnering with Rip Curl to make sure everyone is well suited and booted at The Wave!

Abby Richardson
Wavemaker - Media Team
22nd May 2019

Getting into your wetsuit

As we all know, the wetsuit is a truly marvellous invention. And yet this modern-day wonder-garment does have a flaw, namely that whenever you try to put it on or take it off, it becomes determined to resist your every effort. Tactics and tricks are needed and we share the best ones here.

Nina Whitby
Wavemaker - Content
16th May 2019

Jenny Jones: what surfing means to me

Jenny Jones is a British professional snowboarder and Olympic champion. She's a dab hand on a surfboard too and she met up with us to talk about how surfing has made her a better athlete, being ok with making mistakes and the importance of the social side of surfing.

Nina Whitby
Wavemaker - Content
26th April 2019

Teaming up with Cornish surfboard makers

When we open we'll have over 200 surfboards on site, including beginner and improver boards of different hardness, shape, length, fin set-ups and tail shapes, to name just a few of the variations.

Abby Richardson
Wavemaker - Media Team
6th February 2019

Cold water surfing - can I surf all year round?

The UK is home to a growing tribe of winter warriors who are out catching waves in all weathers and surfing is now most definitely a year-round activity.

Abby Richardson
Wavemaker - Media Team
5th November 2018

Prescription glasses, sunglasses or goggles for surfing?

Here’s a quick practical guide outlining the options for surfing eye-wear to help you make the right decision for you.

Nina Whitby
Wavemaker - Content