Surfer's Start-Up: A Beginner's Guide to Surfing (Start-Up Sports series) (Paperback)

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Recommended by the United States Surfing Federation as a book that every beginning surfer should read, this instructional guide details the basics of surfing gear, conditions, safety, etiquette, and history. Written by someone who went through the learning process, topics are covered with just enough detail to get the reader riding the waves quickly and safely. It teaches the beginner surfer the fundamentals of the sport; what to expect in the first days of learning; and how to cope with waves, learning frustrations, and crowds. This edition has been updated with the latest information on equipment, technique, and resources.

About the Author

Doug Werner has been a surfer for over 25 years. He is the author of all nine books in the Start-Up series. He lives in San Diego, California.

Praise For…

“Start-Up Sports tackles the hottest sports. These inexpensive titles are forthright and simple, with good illustrations and social pointers.”  —Library Journal

Product Details
ISBN: 9781884654121
ISBN-10: 1884654126
Publisher: Tracks Publishing
Publication Date: June 1st, 1999
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: Start-Up Sports series