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NMD Bodyboards

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The NMD brand is one of the newer brands on the bodyboarding scene, but is rapidly establishing its reputation as one of the best.Nomad bodyboards are quickly gaining respect for having quality, well engineered boards. NMD provides a strait forward gimmick free design that both holds up and stands out. The NMD boards that have…

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VS Bodyboards

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The VS bodyboarding brand was introduced to the marketing only two short years ago, and is already one of the most popular bodyboard brands in Australia. You only need to look at the groms at your local beach and notice the abundance of the VS logo emblazoned across their boards, to know that VS boards…

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Science Bodyboards

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Mike Stewart is arguably the father of modern wave riding. Stewart has proven himself to be one of the most versatile wave masters as a tow-in surfer, bodyboarder, and bodysurfer. He is one of the few to earn the title of Mr. Pipeline at North Shore. Stewart is a pioneer and partially responsible in the…

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Morey Bodyboards

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The Morey brand is iconic in the bodyboarding industry – it is the brand that made body boarding popular globally way back when it first started producing boards in the 80′s, and the Morey bodyboards are still a force to reckon with today. Tom Morey made his first splash with his Morey Boogie ‘Boogie Boards’…

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Turbo Bodyboards

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10 or 15 years ago, if you weren’t riding a Morey bodyboard, it’s because you were riding Turbo boards. Turbo Body boards were the only competition against Morey in the 80′s and are still going strong today. The brand itself has rich and colourful history that started out as Turbo Surf Designs. These dudes were…

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ID Bodyboards

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Body boarding in Australia is growing a larger following every day and the competition is getting fierce. Not just among riders but among brands that are forced to innovate and provide a unique product. ID Bodyboards are one of the newer companies in the water and they’re off to a great start. ID boards are…

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Pride Bodyboards

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Pride bodyboards are quickly becoming one of the biggest names in the global bodyboard market. A Pride Bodyboard will offer you a unique ride that is equally matched by their unique design history. As one of the few European brands to really make it to the larger market their premium boards stand up to their…

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Why do I need swim fins for bodyboarding?

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Bodyboarding fins (or ‘flippers’) are the second most important weapon in your arsenal, if you plan on taking your bodyboarding seriously. A good set of fins is absolutely essential, and will be the difference between scoring decent waves, or not scoring at all. Fins flippers, they go by many names, but they all have one goal….

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BZ Bodyboards

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BZ bodyboards have been in the game since bodyboarding started to emerge as a sport back in the 1980′s, so it goes without saying that these dudes know the future of the sport Jeff Hubbard is by far the most high profile rider of the bodyboards BZ produces.  As an IBA Winning rider, and all round freak when…

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Paddling

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Knowing how to paddle correctly on your bodyboard is energy saver and provides the necessary speed to reach the takeoff zone quickly. In theory there are two different bodyboarding paddling stroke actions you can use, depending on the situation. The first, is the alternative arm stroke, similar to good ol’ fashioned freestyle, is the smoothest, fastest…

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