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Algarve Surf Spots

Best Beginner Surf Spots in Algarve, Portugal

There are many surf spots in the Algarve, ranging from fun beach breaks to heavy point breaks. However, some spots stand out as the best beginner surf spots in the Algarve. We will try to explain why from the perspective of our surf coaches from their own experiences of teaching. Below, a list of some […]

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Surf Coaching

5 Pre-Surf Stretches and Yoga Exercises

If you are a yoga lover, the key to your pre-surf stretches is having flow like a vinyasa yoga flow. Scientific studies have shown that static stretching leads to decreased performance and power from muscles where dynamic stretching increases performance. If you are doing sustained holds of poses it will not benefit your surfing. It […]

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Surf Coaching

Zavial Surf Spot Guide

Zavial is a famous surf spot in the Algarve and home to a wave that deserves a great deal of respect, as do the locals at this beach. Surfers occasionally snapped boards here at 1-2 feet as it is a really heavy and powerful wave. We have also seen many inexperienced surfers paddle out on […]

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Surfing Algarve

Surfing in Algarve, Portugal in Spring: What’s it like?

As surfers, we love Spring for surfing in the Algarve as, like the Autumn, it has the most optimal conditions with favorable winds and plenty of swells. This is due to the land not getting so hot and creating the trade winds that can make the surf choppy. In spring in the Algarve, we have […]

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Surfing Algarve

Top 5 Algarve Paddleboarding Spots

As paddleboarding pioneers here in the Algarve, it’s fair to say that we know some of the best Algarve paddleboarding spots. Our team spent many days paddling around the waterways and coastlines. That’s why we’d like to sum up our top 5 Algarve paddleboarding spots with you. We hope you’ll get a chance to enjoy […]