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...

An Average Surfer in Costa Rica

There is a variable plethora of travelers and explorers roaming the earth these days. I meet all types of folk while on surf trips around...

Water

Editor’s Note: The following is an edited excerpt from the soon to be released“The Average Surfer’s Guide,” a book about forgetting the...

The Average Surfer's Guide

The release date has been set, November 19th.  You can get on the pre order list by dropping your name and email into the form on the...

About Last Night...

As an average surfer, every now and then you have one of those sessions.  You know, the one where you walk back in after surfing and feel...

GoPro + Average Surfer= Good Times

Ever since I was young I've been called a dreamer. I was always dreaming and thinking up ways to get out there, and do what I wanted to...

An Average Surfer in England

I’m an average surfer. I have my good days and my bad days. I try to surf as much as possible but sometimes I make excuses to avoid going...