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Surfing and Yoga

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In today’s Little Hints and Tips we are talking about yoga. Sveta Osipova revealed the secrets of magic connection between yoga and surfing.

Sveta Osipova: As one of my friends always says, “Keep calm and do a downward dog”. Why? I can think of at least two benefits here. Firstly, your blood goes different direction and who knows? Some bright ideas might come to your mind! Secondly, such a weird pose as this will definitely embarrass and confuse your opponents. Double profit! Read More

Paddling out efficiently

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It is always a wonderful, thrilling moment when you are at the surf spot – you are looking forward to that couple of hours you are going to spend riding the waves. However, reaching the lineup might be not that easy; it is particularly true for those who are only making their first steps in surfing and are not experienced enough. And at such moments your thrill and excitement can turn into frustration and resentment – here they are, beautiful waves, so close to you, but you are unable to reach the lineup! You are paddling, and fighting whitewater – but failing nevertheless, it looks like you are not moving at all and cannot go through the surf zone.  Read More

Your First Surf Lesson

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When planning your surfing holidays, you are obviously wondering about what your first surf class will be like.
And immediately your head is spinning with questions, doubts and worries! It comes as no surprise because you are going to immerse yourself into amazing new world of oceans and waves.
So, let’s talk about your first surf class! We are sure that with this information you will be able to relax, get rid of all your anxiety and nervousness and start looking forward to meeting the ocean! Read More