All posts by Chet Thornberry

Why Are Paddle Boards So Expensive?

We’ve all been there before.. You decide you’re going to try out something you’ve never done before, such as SUP surfing, and you start to look up the necessary gear for your new hobby. Seems simple

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Guide To Surfboard Sizes – Height Chart & Guide

A recent trip with my daughter to the local Ron Jon Surf Shop found us checking out all the soft top surfboards. I posted a video of our trip on Instagram and someone commented: "What's

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Quad Fins vs Thrusters: Which Setup Is Better?!

There’s quite a few questions I get asked on a daily basis, but the one that stands out to me the most is, “do you think it’s best for me to use a thruster or a quad?” Nowadays, with 5 fin boards

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What Size Bodyboard Do I Need & Size Chart

For water sports fans, one of the most enjoyable and popular ways to enjoy the waves is bodyboarding. Bodyboarding, also known as boogie boarding, is a type of water sport that is very similar to surfing

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How To Read Waves When Surfing: 9 Rules & Mistakes To Avoid

So, one of my closest friends is just now picking up surfing and asked me, “how exactly do you time waves when you’re out surfing?”

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How To Wax A Bodyboard For The First Time (The Right Way)

You’re probably thinking, “are you supposed to wax a bodyboard?” and if so how do you do it? I mean, if you want a rough time and zero fun, no. But, if you’re looking to have fun on the waves...

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