Tracking Hurricane Florence – First Hurricane Swell of 2018

As Florence continues to strengthen as a Major category 4 hurricane & barrels towards the east coast, it leaves many people preparing for the worst, and some of us surfers hoping for the best. Florence Swell Begins to Arrive in Florida This past weekend much of the East Coast began receiving long period forerunner swell […]

How to Remove a Surfboard Traction Pad

Surfboard Traction Pad Removal - When its Time for a New Pad

Signs & Symptoms of an old Surfboard Traction Pad My surfboard traction pad has been on it’s way out for a while now, I’ll be honest. It started out as a little flap on the front corner peeking up, and had been growing larger each surf since. It finally bit the dust on my last […]

Winter Storm Riley – South Florida SCORES

Winter Storm Riley Delivers EPIC SURF Winter Storm Riley delivered a week’s worth of amazing surf to South Florida. We had 4 days of overhead waves, with the best of those days being double overhead. Even after that we still had 3-4 days of residual swell for those who weren’t noodle armed from the best […]

Winter Storm Riley Surf – A Taste of What’s to Come

Will Wake Up for Waves Dawn came early this morning. After a 5 hour rock climbing session yesterday my body was a little tired, but after missing the morning offshore winds yesterday, there’s no way I was missing today. After getting word from a friend that Delray was a little all over the place this […]

Ft. Pierce, Feb 16 & 17th

I’m writing this post a little late, some some of the details are a little blurry in my mind, plus it’s about 1am and I should be asleep! Friday Session The Higher Tides crew decided last minute to do a strike trip up to Fort Pierce Inlet State Park, and boy did we score!Waves were […]

Super Blue Blood Moon & King Tides to follow!

Early tomorrow morning, our half of the globe will be able to witness a rare super blue blood moon. Now what exactly does this mean and why is it a big deal? Super Blue Blood Moon combo This Super Blue Blood Moon is the culmination of many events coming together at once. It will be […]

Refracto Magico Jan 18, 2018

Do the waves ever stop coming this year? Anybody getting surfed out? We surely aren’t after waiting for the past five years for a good winter!!! The Mad Dash for Waves I was able to make it out just before dark today for a 30 minute surf heat. Just enough time to grab a couple […]

Surf Report – Jan 17th South Florida

I had been watching the waves since dawn due to the fact that I had to be up to go be a witness in court by 8am. The higher tide this morning had put a major hurting on any chance of waves while the sun was rising. I believe high tide was right around 8am, […]