Welcome to the surfing world's most famous coastline. Discover the complete list of waves and surf breaks on Hawaii's North Shore of Oahu. Only 24 miles (38.7 kilometers) separate Turtle Beach from Ka'ena Point on the island of "Town and Country" (North Shore and South Shore). According to Google Maps, if you'd walk nine hours […]
Surfing is largely influenced by wave grouping and the interplay of constructive and destructive interference. Let's understand how they affect the quality of the surf. Waves begin their life with the wind. It's the original and most fundamental principle - without wind, there are no waves. The friction created by wind blowing over the ocean […]
The existence of rogue waves, the colossal and unpredictable oceanic phenomena, has captivated the imagination of sailors for centuries. These waves, often referred to as "monster waves," were once thought to be mere myths until a groundbreaking event in 1995. A towering 26-meter rogue wave crashed into the Draupner oil platform in the North Sea.
Have you ever thought how cool it would be to design and build your own private, custom-made wave pool? Well, you're not alone. Here are a few examples of people who tried it. Imagine you or one of your friends owning a small piece of land with enough space to dig a hole and create […]