By Aleksei Stojanovic
3 Surf Accessories You NEED in your life
What did surfers start with?
A board and some waves.
How have surfers adapted?
We’ve changed the game with high technology wetsuits, high performance board shapes, top of the line fins, etc. to improve our performance!
What about the whole experience? What are we using to aid that?
Accessories! Make sure you are purchasing the right ones, it’ll make a world of a difference whether you are in or out of the water. Here is 3 surf accessories we consider a MUST-HAVE
Let's start with a common issue lifelong surfers have… Surfers Ear! In an article written by creature 100% of WSL surfers tested have surfers' ears. It takes years and years of surfing to develop surfers ear. Most people get it in their early 30’s.
How can you stop this?
Purchasing a top recommended product; SurfEars Ear Plugs!
SurfEars earplugs that let sound in and keep water out. They come with changeable parts in different sizes that allow you to customize them for your ears in order to find a comfortable and secure fit. Suitable for surfing, swimming, white water kayaking, diving, wake boarding and other water activities.
(video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lvqDAT1RCw )
Take care of your ears! Avoid surfers ear surgery, it will only get worse… After this game-changing product comes the Key Lock, The inertia phrased it the best “Instead of burying your key in the sand like a neanderthal, stash it in a combo lock that attaches to a trailer hitch. It’s much more civilized, promise.”
Have you ever been worried someone is watching you when you shamelessly hide your keys under or by your car? You’re putting your most expensive asset at risk every time you surf! Your car, along with all of your belongings.
A great key lock we recommend is the MDNS key lock. Check their commercial below!
(video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DexfGECKf1k )
Our last but not least recommended product is a surf mat! If you're surfing dirt or some really musty asphalt you want to protect your wetsuit and keep-it clean, as well as avoiding tracking dirt or stepping on other things and bringing them into your car. Purchasing a surf grass mat will be a low-cost long term reward!
Here’s what we recommend: The Surf Grass Mat
(video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=70BovtNcWQE )