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Secrets of Take-Off in Surfing in Fuerteventura: A Tutorial for Beginner Surfers at Nomad Surf Camp

Updated: Aug 7, 2023

Our Surf Camp in Fuerteventura, Nomad Surf Camp is dedicated to providing personalized support and exceptional surf camp experiences. Discover the joy of catching waves and ride with confidence at Nomad Surf Camp in Fuerteventura! See you on the next wave!
Uncovering the secrets of successful take-offs in surfing!

Welcome to Nomad Surf Camp in Fuerteventura! Our Surf School is here to guide you on your exciting journey into surfing. Our experienced surf instructors are dedicated to helping you progress and will be with you every step of the way during your surf lessons in Fuerteventura.

In this tutorial, we'll dive into the fundamental technique of take-off. Mastering the art of standing up on your board correctly is the foundation of successful surfing. Here are the simple yet crucial steps to help you conquer the take-off:

Step 1: Paddle with Purpose

  • Position yourself on the board, lying flat with your hands on either side.

  • Paddle smoothly, using your arms to propel yourself forward.

Step 2: Find the Right Timing

  • As you feel the wave pushing you, start paddling with increased energy.

  • Ensure your board is catching the wave's momentum.

Step 3: Push-Up and Position

  • Place your hands flat on the board, directly below your shoulders.

  • Push your upper body up while bringing your knees underneath you.

Step 4: Stand Up with Confidence

  • Push off with your hands and bring your back foot forward in one fluid motion.

  • Keep your weight centered and your eyes on the horizon.

Step 5: Balance and Ride

  • Once standing, bend your knees slightly for stability.

  • Find your balance and ride the wave, adjusting your weight as needed.

Congratulations on uncovering the secrets of successful take-offs in surfing! By following these steps, you'll be well on your way to mastering the take-off and enjoying the thrill of riding the waves. Our goal is to provide you with an exceptional learning experience that will prepare you for your next surf lesson with our dedicated surf instructors at Nomad Surf Camp.

Keep charging, surfer! We look forward to seeing you in the surf soon!

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Surf’s Up!

Your Nomad Surf Camp Team


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