Staying safe when surfing is extremely important to ensure you & everyone around you can have the maximum amount of fun in the safest environment possible. With winter on the horizon, the Atlantic ocean and many others will be chucking up large swells left, right and centre. That’s why it’s highly important that you make sure you are familiar with everything mentioned on this page before hitting the water, it could just save your life!
A good warm-up before a surf is essential to stay safe in the water. Get the best warm-up tips from our surf instructors in our online How-to-Series!
We caught up with professional photographer Tim Borrow as he gives us his top five tips for travelling with camera gear. Every time it comes to travelling, I have the gruelling task of packing what pretty much is my life into two bags: one hand luggage full to the brim with cameras, lenses, water housing, laptop etc and one hull luggage with my wetsuit, fins, shoes and clothes.