MY FAVOURITE THING ABOUT OFFSHORE SURF AND YOGA CAMP

My favourite thing about Offshore is not a thing, but a mix of feelings, people and moments. I’m gonna try to explain what I mean by creating a list. Here I go. About my experience working at Offshore, these are the things that I liked the most: I liked waking up early in the morning […]

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LEARN TO SURF IN MOROCCO

SURF IN MOROCCO Why learn to surf in Morocco? Read on for our lowdown on everything surf in Morocco! For beginners, Morocco is a year round surf destination. The North Atlantic swell reaches us in clean lines and the changing shoreline offers options for all levels, whatever the conditions. Beach, point and reef breaks scatter […]

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SURF ETIQUETTE: THE UNWRITTEN RULES OF SURFING

These ‘rules’ are a guide to safe and happy surfing for everyone, a code of conduct to be respected in the water by all surfers and a must for beginners to know. Familiarise yourself with the below points to get the most out of your surfing sesh! 1: SURF ABILITY & LOCATION Make sure you […]

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Surf Basics Part 2: Types of waves

HOW DO WAVES BREAK? Waves start as lines on the horizon that eventually transform into waves, as they get closer to the shore and reach shallower depths. The seabed rises the closer you get to the beach, creating a shallower area for the water. The swell keeps moving at the same speed whilst the bottom […]

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Surf Basics Part 1: The Anatomy of a wave

Reading a wave accurately can be considered an art and is an important part of being able to surf well. As you progress in your surfing, your capacity to read waves will increase and it comes by spending loads of hours in the ocean in all different conditions. Here are the basics of the anatomy […]

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An interview with co-founder Mbarek on International Surfing Day

Happy International Surfing Day! Surfing means everything to us at Offshore Surf. To celebrate, we took co-founder and head surf coach Mbarek for lunch at the lovely Babakoul cafe to have a chat. Well-respected in the area for being a phenomenal surf coach and all-round legend, Mbarek is an admired and influential member of the local surf […]

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Yoga poses to hone your surfing skills

Not only do we love yoga because it chills us out, we love it because it holds the power to develop our surfing skills. We’ve put together our favourite poses that will help hone your skills so that you’ll really notice a difference when you get in the water. If you’re coming to stay with […]

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Advance your surfing in uncrowded lineups

Surfing is on the rise around the world and Morocco is reaping the benefits of this surf industry boom, as surfers from all over flock to its North African shoreline for World Class Waves, winter sun and a whole load of culture. This is great for the local economy, but not so great for our surfing […]

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Berber Hiking: explore Morocco through the eyes of a local

Hiking brings each of us back to the core of who we are. Standing bare bones, with nothing but what can be carried, we are free to explore our identities in relation to what surrounds us. It’s easy to get caught up in the narrative of what our role in this complicated society may be. That’s […]

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