Category Archives: Education

How to Set-up and Weight Your Boat for Wakesurfing by Chris Bank

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Surfer: Chris Bank | Photo: Tim Walker How to Set-up and Weight Your Boat for Wakesurfing March 2, 2017 How to Set-up and Weight Your Boat for Wakesurfing Article By: Chris Bank OK, it’s official – you made the plunge and cashed in your hard earned coins for a sweet wake-making surf machine!!!  Now, it’s time […]

The incredible science of surfing and waves | BBC article

Mick Fanning surfs during Round 4 of the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast in Australia.   By Jeremy Coles 20 July 2017   “I’m not sure if I have surfed the perfect wave yet. I’m still searching,” says Jamie Mitchell, World Surf League Big Wave Tour surfer. From highly skilled professional athletes to hobbyists after the […]

How Fin Design Affects Board Performance | By Doomswell

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Many details go into making a wakesurf board perform. Believe it or not, fins are one of the most important of those details. Below we tap into some reasons fins play such a big role in how your wakesurf board rides. Template: A template basically consists of 3 parts: the  base the height the rake. Base: The […]

Surfboard Design Guide

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Here is the basic level nuts and bolts of surf board design from an article that appeared on In this article they cover three things. 1. The components of what makes up a surfboard. 2. The different types of surfboards and 3. The materials used in making a surfboard. Click here for a link […]

Duncan Lee Films | The History of Wakesurfing

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This is one of the best videos out there on the history of our sport. Lee interviewed people who were instrumental in the shaping and influencing of wakesurfing including Clint Preisendorfer, Rick Lee, Tim Lopes, Jeff Page, Mark Sher, and Todd Gaughan. This is definitely worth your time whether you have only heard of wakesurfing, […]

How to Choose the Proper Wakesurf Board

Surf? Skim? Hybrid? Wondering what style is right for you? Check out this article from Wakeboarding Magazine. It has a ton of good information so you can make an informed choice when buying your next wakesurf board.