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The History of the Banzai Pipeline

  Image Credit: Wave Length Surf Mag Pipeline isn’t just the defining wave of the North Shore or Hawaii as a whole, it’s the defining wave for the surfing world. No wave is as ferocious, picture-perfect, or universally sought after as Pipeline. A good wave at Pipeline can change a surfer’s life. Pipeline is the…

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May 7, 2022

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February 18, 2022

The JOB Surf Experience Guide to Fishing in Hawaii

On the North Shore of Oahu, the ocean is an integral part of our daily lives. Not only is the ocean our playground, but it’s also a source of sustenance for many. Fishing is a huge part of living in Hawaii. We fish when it’s flat. We fish with our friends. We fish to feed…

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January 16, 2022

The Ultimate North Shore Travel Guide

For surfers, the North Shore’s appeal is hard to ignore. Even if you don’t plan to brave the crowds at one of the many iconic breaks along the Seven Mile Miracle, simply watching the waves crash at Pipeline is more than enough to leave you in awe. Despite the North Shore being one of Oahu’s…

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December 31, 2021

A History of Surfing in Hawaii

Our North Shore surf school sits on the most significant stretch of coastline in the entire surf world, the Seven Mile Miracle. Beyond Hawaii’s importance as the focal point of competitive surfing, it’s also the birthplace of surfing. Surfing’s ancient roots are a hot topic for debate amongst historians. The main debate centers around what…

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December 21, 2021

Our North Shore Surf School’s Ultimate Surfer Gift Guide

  With the holidays fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about what to get your loved ones. While the rest of the world is pulling their hair out this holiday season trying to come up with the ultimate gift, surfers and surfer’s loved ones have it easy. Surfers don’t’ want the latest streetwear or the crypto world’s trendiest…

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December 9, 2021

Our Oahu Surf School’s Guide to Winter on the North Shore

Winter on the North Shore of Oahu is unlike anywhere else on the planet. Instead of the holiday cheer that typically fills the air during December, a palpable sense of excitement radiates from the North Shore. Not only does winter generate enormous amounts of swell that produce the world’s most alluring waves, but it brings…

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December 6, 2021

Understanding Hawaii’s Surf and Travel Seasons: When’s the Best time to Surf on Oahu?

Unlike the mainland United States, in Hawaii, it’s always warm enough to wear boardshorts. Most days, the sun is shining, and the air is warm and tropical, no matter the season. For the majority of the year, there are waves to surf on the island, but there is still a clear swell season on Oahu’s…

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December 2, 2021

Our Oahu Surf School’s Guide to Surfboard Design

Surfboards come in all shapes and sizes, and for new surfers, finding just the right board for your skill level can be a daunting task. Understanding surfboard design will help you pick the right board for your skill level and different wave types. Today, even the top pros choose to ride a variety of board…

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November 17, 2021

The Best Oahu Activities in and Out of the Water: What to do on Oahu When You’re Not Surfing

  Hawaii visitors know they’re going to get epic surf, but what else does Oahu have to offer? In the water, when you’re surfing with us at our Oahu surf school, you can expect North Shore surf lessons that prioritize fun above all else. We teach the fundamentals of surfing while reinforcing the age-old adage,…

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November 8, 2021