In this book, legendary surfers Jay Moriarty and Chris Gallagher explore surfing as a way of life, what it means to them: the romantic ideals of surfing perfect waves in tropical surrounds with golden sunsets. They offer practical advice and tips on how to improve your skills: catching waves, standing up, basic manoeuvres; they examine the physical side, the question of equipment, the spirit of surfing, advanced techniques for big waves, and surf travel.
The book accurately conveys the culture and personality of surfing in a witty, entertaining style. Written by two indisputable experts it is authoritative without being dull, as the authors share their experience and passion for the sport, addressing the reader as a fellow insider.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 09 / 2001
- 222 x 203mm