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WOW, what an amazing America’s Cup! Congratulations Team NZ, you have made us very proud! Armie Armstrong (pictured above) has been in the thick of it all working with Team NZ’s skippers and designers to develop his latest range of Armstrong gear. Here is all the need to know information – we’ll do our best to […]
Wetsuits are created for specific sports and activities. The correct wetsuit will protect you against water and weather conditions to keep you warm, comfortable, and safe in the water. Read this article to learn how to buy a wetsuit that suits your needs. Billabong Wetsuit Sizing Guide For MenBillabong Wetsuit Sizing Guide For WomenBillabong Wetsuit […]
NOW FULL: Free Surf Lessons at Orewa Beach Underground’s free surf lessons are back for the 2020 season and we’re pumped to get back in the water! Read on for details on dates, how to sign-up, what you need to bring and how you can hire a board. Surf Lesson Times & Dates For This […]
We get this question a lot and, unfortunately, there’s no quick answer. So get comfy, settle in, chuck another log on that fire and get ready to learn everything you need to know about surfboard volumes. What is Volume? Let’s start at the beginning. The volume of your surfboard is a measurement of the total […]
Foils, foils, foils! Check out these amazing foils.
So it’s decided – today’s the day – you’re going to start surfing. Go you! Now all that’s left to do is work out which surfboard to choose. As you already know, there are lots of different shapes and sizes – and even big differences in construction, like whether the surfboard is a soft top […]
So, you’ve had a few lessons or borrowed your mate’s board enough times to know you want to buy your very own surfboard. Heck yeah, exciting times! But where to start? With so many shapes and sizes it’s hard to know which surfboard is best when you’re starting out. Don’t worry, we’re here to help. […]
Skateboarding can be harder than it looks. Pro-skaters make rolling up a concrete ramp, effortlessly flipping the board in various directions at the top and then landing back onto it look frustratingly easy. The truth is, however, we humans aren’t designed to stand on top of a moving piece of wood with four wheels attached. […]
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Nike SB kicked off in March 2002, in an effort to tackle the rapidly growing skateboarding market after Nike’s previous two ventures at the skate market died out. Today, Nike Skateboarding has become one of Nike’s hottest properties with a full line of shoes, pro skate team, and epic following of sneaker heads and skaters. Nike SB […]