As the UK’s largest online surf shop we always carry an extensive line of beginner surfboards.. The beginner boards currently available are now some of the most advanced shapes ever produced. The starter surfboards are designed to work in a variety of conditions for all ages and abilities. If you are new to the sport of surfing, before you get carried away and click buy on our huge range of surfboards, we recommend you head to the nearest beach and book a surf lesson. By taking a lesson, the instructor can equip you with the necessary skills you need to enjoy your new purchase. However, with the aid of our detailed descriptions, some video footage and our board selector guide you should be able to find the beginner’s surfboard you are looking for.
Choose the right beginner board
Beginner boards are now better than they have ever been and the shapes are designed to aid new riders. Beginner surfboards are often supplied in a package, therefore once your shiny new board arrives, simply plug and play. The wax, fins and leash are all supplied to get you own into the waves.
Starter surfboards are all designed for beginners, however it is important you choose the right board for you, based on your height and weight. If you choose a board that is too small and try and step down too quickly it will affect your ongoing progression. If you are smaller choosing a board that is much bigger then it can make carrying it around more difficult and also harder to manoeuvre in the water.
Buy now, sell later
The advantage of the BIC, Cortez, and Torq models is they have an excellent resale value. We always advise hanging onto your first board as they last forever and you can keep them in your quiver for small wave days. read more