Author(s): Joao DeMacedo
This practical and accessible volume is aimed at helping surfers and non-surfers alike learn and improve their skills to get the very best out of their surfing experience. "How to be a Surfer" uses case studies, first hand experiences, and high action and scenic surf photography of some of the best surfers in the world to guide readers through the rich and diverse world of surfing. It also provides an internationally acclaimed surf training and teaching method - The 7 which breaks the sport down into seven simple and easily mastered techniques. With its unique combination of stunning photography, superb teaching method, and surfing philosophy, this is an essential volume for everyone interested in this highly enjoyable sport and lifestyle.
Joao DeMacedo has been surfing for more than 15 years. He has competed on the European Professional Circuit, and is the founder of the Praia Grande Surf Academy, Lisbon, Portugal.