Posts Tagged: Artificial waves

Just How Accessible Is Kelly’s Supposedly Perfect Artificial Wave?

Just How Accessible Is Kelly’s Supposedly Perfect Artificial Wave?

The internet has run out of superlatives to describe surfing’s equivalent of Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. The pros who have been fortunate enough to score a golden ticket have heaped praise onto an already impressive stream of adoration. Slater’s Instagram feed has spewed an endless barrage of clips constantly reminding us just how incredible his… Read more

What Do Artificial Waves Mean for the Future of Competitive Surfing?

What Do Artificial Waves Mean for the Future of Competitive Surfing?

Competitive surfing has always been as much about an individuals wave selection, as it has about the moves that take place on the wave itself. But that’s all set to change. The ability to read the conditions – mentally analysing and computing the slightest ripples on the surface of the ocean – could become a skill of the past…. Read more