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Intermediate, Surf Trips

Bottom Turn Wisdom with Franco Rivas

Our surf coach, Franco Rivas, shares his wisdom on one of the most necessary surfing maneuvers, the bottom turn. Learn the common mistakes and his advice on advancing your practice.

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Beginner

11 Security Aspects of Surfing

Learn 11 of the most important security aspects to consider before you try surfing for the first time.

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How To Surf

5 Things To Do when you Have 1 Year of Surf Experience

You’ve been surfing for one year. You’ve done a few surf trips, you know how to take-off, stand up and follow a line. You understand more and more how waves break and how to manage your speed.

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How To Surf

5 Things To Know When You Start Surfing

What you MUST know about Surfing before heading out in the Ocean. Surf Ethics, the Proper Equipment, Choosing the Right Surf Spot & more.

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Lifestyle

Don’t Go Out of Shape: 6 Exercises to Keep You Fit Until Your Next Surfing Trip

Being a highly challenging sport, it goes without saying that surfing requires a sustainable fitness level. Prepare for your next surfing trip or foster basic body strength in between with these 6 exercises that you can do with minimal equipment to target strategically the main muscle groups involved in surfing.

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Lifestyle

Meet Ayok

An interview with our Bali surf coach, Ayok. A Canggu native and team rider for Deus Ex Machina Indonesia, Ayok is recognized nationwide for his smooth style, positive vibes and respect for the Classic shapes.

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Lifestyle

Girl From Up North

An interview with film photographer & longboarder, Corina Rose, of Girl From Up North. The details on her love of surfing, good food, the simple life and how her interest in film photography developed.

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Lifestyle

Pre-Surf Session Yoga

The most efficient and effective pre-surf sequence to prepare you for the surf session ahead. Use this quick grounding and moving flow to improve your surf and prevent injuries.

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10 Things To Do in Bali on the Days You’re Not Surfing

A list of the best things to do in Bali when you’re not surfing from the Barefoot Surf Travel Team who call the island home.

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Surf Weekends: What You Need To Pack

A list of things you won’t want to forget on your surf weekend trip! The items that ensure we’re prepared and comfortable for any and all surf conditions.

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Two Nights in a Treehouse

The simple life of AirBnB host, Putu Junaedi, and what it means, for him, to live more.

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Into the Jungle with Morgan Maassen

An interview with Surf Photographer and Filmmaker about his work as a creative, his travels in Nicaragua and Bali and his recent film “Jungle.”