The Surfing Sumo Blog 5

Harry De Roth grabbing some air at The Surfing Sumo Clash of the Groms

The Surfing Sumo Clash of the Groms

The first UKPSA under 18s only surf event was always going to be a challenge, especially with almost 100 entrants in 6 different age groups. And as the sun rose and the… Read more
Break the City Lifestyle and Move to the Sea

Break the professional work barrier and move to the coast

It seems pretty appropriate for me to write a post about how to change your life and move to the coast. That’s because a year ago, pretty much to the day, I… Read more
Let the waves take you to far off surf destinations

Let the waves take you on a journey

If the thought of Winter surfing in the UK leaves you feeling cold, it’s time to book a flight and head overseas. Warmer climates and amazing consistent waves are way more appealing… Read more
Buying your first surfboard

Buying your first surfboard: common mistakes and how to avoid them

So, you’ve cut your teeth all summer hiring a big yellow foamie. You’re catching waves, standing up consistently and you’re serious about surfing. Now it’s time to take it to the next… Read more
Surfer at  The UK Pro Surf Tour Surf Snowdonia

Jobe Harris takes home the prize at the Surf Snowdonia Pro Challenge

Yesterday saw the first UK Pro Surf Tour event held at the UK's only inland surf park. With a packed crowd and an unusual competition format featuring sudden death knock out rounds,… Read more
Vote for your favourite surf school

Vote for your favourite Surf School and you could win a GoPro!

We’re stoked to announce that this year, The Surfing Sumo will be sponsoring an award for the Best Surf School in the UK, and we’re giving you the chance to vote for… Read more
Surfing Sumo in Hossegor

Surfing Sumo in Hossegor

When we saw this video on youtube, we just had to share it. For obvious reasons. I mean, how often do you see a headline involving surfing and sumo's associated with such… Read more
Improve your surfing paddle power

Improve your paddling even when you’re not surfing

Getting that noodle arm feeling a bit too often? It’s a definite sign that you need to build strength and endurance in your upper body. Improved paddle power means less time spent… Read more
Overseas surf trip

What to pack for the perfect overseas surf trip

With the days turning cooler and an Autumnal feel to the sea temperature, now’s the perfect time to plan that overseas surf trip. Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or it’s your first… Read more