Can You Be a “Hardcore” Surfer + Not Charge Solid Waves? | An Internet rant
What makes a surfer “core” is what Todd Prodanovich and Justin Housman from Surfer Mag are trying to figure out. The question we’d rather know is, do you really want to be considered a “hardcore” surfer? Personally that sounds like a stereotype I want nothing to do with. Anyway….
Do you need to charge big waves? Or can you be so-called “core” just because you waste your whole life paddling out when it’s waist high? Let the experts guide you…
The gargantuan waves of Nazaré, Portugal were long feared by the towns people. Now that the big-wave location has become an international wonder of the world, the wave has become the town's greatest resource. Click the link in bio to read @hzahorseman's article "Embracing Colossus" from our latest issue. Photo: @tedgrambeau. #SURFERphotos