We Cheated... We Went to Mexico - Day 5 and 6

Days five and six of our ten day surfing guide saw us head to Baja, California, Mexico. I know what you're thinking. You thought this was...

Two Fins Changed My Life

I recently heard Kelly Slater say, “If you're an intermediate level surfer you should surf a big wide board and surf comfortable waves”. ...

It's always worth it, right?

The opening lines of 'The Average Surfer's Guide' lament that, as a young lad of 15, my friends and I would venture out into any surf...

Surfing, Depression and Identity

Like many, I started surfing because it looked fun and cool. The whole lifestyle was inviting. The secret language, the adventure, the...

An Average Surfer in Sayulita, Mexico

One of my goal is to surf around the world and report back to all the other average surfers out there, offering a more relatable view of...

What my first real wipeout taught me.

The following is an exerpt from the author’s new book, The Average Surfer’s Guide to Travel, Waves and Progression... I was about...

The Style Trap

It goes without saying the lineup can be an intimidating setting. Whether you’re braving the outside for the first time on your brand new...

Fitzroy is Family

S I am stoked to announce that I am now part of the Fitzroy Surfbooards family. I will be contributing content and articles to the brand...

Core Surfing

This article was taken from the blog at www.fitzroysurfboards.com I am not talking about your fitness.  I am talking about you, me and...

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