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.

Health

8th March 2019

Sam Bleakley: what surfing means to me

Sam Bleakley, multiple-award-winning British surfer, travel writer and presenter, met up with us to talk about getting a start in surfing, mindfulness, and the wonders of wetsuits.

Nina Whitby
Wavemaker - Content
16th January 2019

Health benefits of surfing for body and mind

Explore how taking to the waves can benefit the mind and body and discover the benefits of surfing for individuals, groups and even whole communities.

Nina Whitby
Wavemaker - Content
31st December 2018

England takes gold at the World Adaptive Surfing Championship

On my third trip to the ISA World Adaptive Games, I had the enviable opportunity to spend a week in warm Californian sunshine with a group of truly exceptional athletes who are part of a developing movement of serious competition, dedication and stoke.

Nick Hounsfield
Founder
18th December 2018

Is surfing risky in the rain?

Want to surf, whatever the weather? Then The Wave is the place for you. Find out about the risks of surfing in the sea when there's heavy rain and storms about – and why you'll be safe at The Wave.

Nina Whitby
Wavemaker - Content
1st December 2018

Surfing in London

Live in the city? Tired of trekking to the closest beach to London to seek out the surf? Find out why surfing in London's now looking lively for 2020.

Abby Richardson
Wavemaker - Media Team
1st October 2018

Surf etiquette: a fun way to teach your kids some manners

The little codes of honour between surfers can really rub off on your kids, and a few hours learning to surf can teach them good manners without them even realising they're being taught.

Nina Whitby
Wavemaker - Content
11th September 2018

How to prevent surfer's ear?

I’m sat here about to take off on a flight and sweating a little bit. I’m not a nervous traveller, not at all, but in recent years it has become...

Nick Hounsfield
Founder