Surfing Resources & Links

  • Anyone interested in surfing will love The Billabong Odyssey – This is a film which chronicles a three year mission undertaken by a small group of the most dedicated big wave surfers in the world, who devoted themselves to finding a 100 foot wave, riding it, and surviving to tell the tale.
  • The Riptionary – An online lexicon of surfing vocabulary.
  • Mavericks Competition Official Website – Includes information about the competition; photos and video footage; information about previous winners and an online store selling Maverick’s merchandise.
  • Waimea Official Website – Offers video footage, photos and current rankings.
  • ASP World Tour Website – Contains current world rankings; the schedule for the men’s and women’s ASP World Tour; news; profiles of professional surfers; and the ASP newsletter.
  • BBC’s Surf Report – A vital resource for surfers in the UK. Surf reports can also be found on Ceefax.
  • Freakfish – A U.K. based surf shop. You can buy goods online or call +44 (0)845 2608448 to place an order.
  • The British Surfing Association – The national governing body of surfing in Britain and the Channel Islands.
  • The Welsh Surfing Federation – An organisation affiliated to the BSA which oversees surfing in Wales.
  • The Irish Surfing Association – An organisation which supports surfers in Ireland