Intermediate Surfboard Hire
An intermediate board is a hardboard designed to catch unbroken waves.
If you are looking to tackle the unbroken waves outback then you should be riding a hardboard!
If you are new to intermediate surfboards, the first time you hire a 7’10” or 8’6″ are good boards to get you used to the new construction. The boards can be used in a variety of wave conditions but ride best in small, clean conditions. Being of a solid construction there is a reduction in volume and bouyancy in comparison to beginner and improver surfboards. The reduction in volume makes a huge difference when surfing, this means that the board is much more responsive to any changes in weight distribution.
Intermediate surfboards are a great stepping stone surfboard on the way to getting a fiberglass surfboard. They allow you to get better turns- but that also means that they are not as forgiving if you make a mistake! As you progress with surfboards they become more fragile, so intermediate surfboards should not be ridden into the sand as they can damage the board / fins. They do not damage as easily as a fiberglass board.
Fistral beach is the home of British surfing so what better place to learn?! We’ve been operating for over 20 years and have a strong dedicated team with a wealth of knowledge. If you’re looking to rent wetsuits, boards or anything surf related you cannot be in safer hands.
Call us on 01637 850 737 or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org