18 Nov

The Realisation of a Dream

by Nick Hounsfield

Founder Nick Hounsfields talks about his dreams for The Wave to be truly accessible for all and how adaptive surfing is at the very core of what we do.
Nick Hounsfield surfing at The Wave in Bristol
Over the years I’ve become aware of thousands of other people using water and surfing to help restore people’s mental and physical health and boost their wellbein...
Nick Hounsfield surfing at The Wave, surfing inland pool in Bristol
When I was a boy, my happiest times were when I was by the water: fishing, sailing, swiming but especially surfing with my dad.
Here's our round-up of some of our favourite family activities in and around Bristol. We hope they'll help you get the whole family outside and connecting to nature this...
Most of us like to add a surf emoji now and then if we’re messaging mates from the beach (or indeed about The Wave). But have you noticed how different companies have...
Asher Clark is the Design Director and Co-Founder at Vivobarefoot. He's also a keen surfer, and we recently talked to him about how he got started, what he loves about it...

1 Nov

Just the beginning…

by The Wave Team

Two surfers riding a wave at the inland surfing lake of The Wave near Bristol
I wanted to share with you some of our first observations after just a week, partly for your information, partly to manage expectations and also so people understand the...

25 Oct

Meet our first riders

by The Wave Team

A month ago we invited the public to nominate people to ride our first wave. This morning the successful nominees will surf that wave, becoming the first surfers on the...

18 Oct

Our first waves are testing

by The Wave Team

We have a full lake of water and we have been testing waves.  It was a very big moment for the team as the first surfing waves rolled down the lake and the dream became a...