Hey guys its Will again. So the swell has arrived and the waves are looking great for the weekend. All the reports are showing 4-6 FT waves with plus size sets always rolling through for the next couple of days. The wind will be offshore like always and the surf is going to be perfect. …Continue Reading »
Hey guys, my names Will and I recently started working at Giants Foot Surf as the social media and marketing intern. I got to Playa Gigante last Friday and it has been a blast! The scenery in Nicaragua is amazing with beaches and mountains littered all over the coast. Coming from Florida in the summer …Continue Reading »
The lake effect of southern Nicaragua is surely one of the largest advantages to surfing in this region of Central America. With consistent swell, these strong off-shore winds groom the surf all day long, giving you the ability to surf multiple sessions and choose ideal tides without being compromised by afternoon on-shores. The Lake effect …Continue Reading »
Playa Colorado is by far one of the most famous spots in Nicaragua and rightly so. The name itself conjures images of deep cavernous Nicaraguan barrels and broken boards. This beast of a wave breaks over a shallow sandbar, left and right, depending on the condition of the sandbar. To really score it the river …Continue Reading »
The guys are coming this week! We have a group of more than 5 time returning guests! Hoping to get some solid swell within the next few days because these guys are dead serious about surfing. We’re sure to be surfed out by the end of the week. Vale is definitely going to get a …Continue Reading »
It’s finally here! The beginning of our 2015 season has arrived!
The last few weeks have been busy to say the least but hard work pays off and we’re stoked on the adventures to come! Our head surf guide Conrad is currently putting the final touches Vale La Pena (our boat) and we’re sure she’ll …Continue Reading »
GFS is looking for a Social Media and Marketing Intern for the 2015 season! If you or someone you know has the chops and wants to spend a few months living on the beach and getting barreled, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
I know, life is pretty rough for us down here. But our short break of over-rich american food, TV shows about famous people whose soul source of fame is that one same show, and explaining to family that ebola isn’t a ‘thing’ in Nicaragua has come to an end.
But… There’s a lot you can learn from video review. Ever wonder why your frontside turns just aren’t making tight arcs like the pros? Look at your arm placement. Now look at the pros. See the difference?