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RE: Im a beginner, please help!« on: August 15 2005 07:08:00 »
kapag alam mo na ang basics, pede na yun...kaya lang may nagtuturo sayo para may kasama ka paglaro at para na rin malaman mo kung anong mali or tama sa ginagawa mo kapag naglalaro ka...ethics ng surfing importante tol, dami nadidisgrasya dahil sa agawan ng alon kapag crowded, if not you, yung board mo ang yari...di mo rin alam kung kelan crowded, bigla na lang nagsusulputan mga adik sa alon eh hahaha ok ang zambales, dami options, meron magsaysay, pundakit and crystal...mas madali matuto kung tlagang praktis galore tol, masarap feeling kapag nakikita mo improvement mo kahit pakonti-konti! sana nga dumami pa surfers sa pinas, asteg yun! gudlak tol!
RE: Im a beginner, please help!« Reply #1 on: August 15 2005 07:08:00 »
I see, basta sulat sulat lang dito ahehe muka nga mahal yung board tol...meron kasi dito shaper, si lui, owner ng five-forty surf shop..i think mga 15k pesos lang board...madami jan may kilala sa kanya, di ko personally kilala yun eh, he's not hard to find though, institusyon na ata sa phils surf yun!=)
RE: Im a beginner, please help!« Reply #2 on: August 15 2005 20:08:00 »
Shad, thanks for the info on surfboard cost mas mura pala diyan, I will visit his shop for sure P15K is just round about $350.00 that's cheap.
Your right, Shad, learning how to surf doesnt happen overnight, the more that your out there, the better, rules of engagement and right of way is also important. Stretching and exercise helps to keep your fit, after you'll being doing lotz of bending.
Reading the break or surf is important, dont wanna be stuck in the current or against it coz you'll be paddling for yonks
RE: Im a beginner, please help!« Reply #3 on: August 16 2005 06:08:00 »
yup, kapag may tyaga, may nilaga ahehe daet ako this wed tol, papaayos board tsk tsk putol fins ampotah =( kaya minsan ayaw ko bili ng mahal na board, would you believe 3k lang bili ko 2nd hand?haha di ganon kaganda, pero masarap pa rin sakyan! =) sooner or later bili din ako mas magandang board, kapag maganda na laro ko hehe
RE: Im a beginner, please help!« Reply #5 on: August 19 2005 00:08:00 »
o nga bro si lui T. yung one and only shaper here in the pinas! i heard that nagbbnta daw yun ng around 15 k na board. oy shadski usaually pag nagsurf ka mga ilan days ka lng sa resort? mga 7 nights matagal na b yon? thanks pare!
RE: Im a beginner, please help!« Reply #6 on: August 19 2005 00:08:00 »
ei dude sann kya pwede maghanap ng secondhand na board? yung mura lng parang sayo!=> tnx mga bro..sensya na kung mdyo epal ako sa mga usapan nyo ah! hhehe
RE: Im a beginner, please help!« Reply #7 on: August 19 2005 12:08:00 »
I've never stayed sa mga resorts tol, most of the time sa mga bahay bahay lang ng mga barkada at kubo, be it sa daet, la union or zambales...7 days?solb solb un! in my case kahit once a week lang ok na, minsan twice a month...sa la union alam ko may mga binebenta 2nd hand boards...mga 5k-8k ok na yun, matinong board na un!
RE: Im a beginner, please help!« Reply #8 on: August 27 2005 23:08:00 »
I got an email from Patrick's on the beach at Siargao. They said that there are some beginners wave there, so there you go south is not bad at all. But I think I will have to check out Lanusa, I saw their website and it's not as intimidating. Anyway! last week in Sydney, been surfing for 3 days in a row now, called in sick on Friday just to surf, then Saturday and this morning, I went to Manly Beach, surf is up. It's been a good surfing weekend by next weekend I'll be in Philippines for a holiday. Hope to bump in to any of you, while Im there, I'll be in Zambales Crystal Beach, Lanusa Surf and Siargao. See you all!
RE: Im a beginner, please help!« Reply #9 on: August 28 2005 00:08:00 »
it looks like the majority of experienced surfers are saying Zambales? what about La Union for beginners? comparing Zambales to La Union..any comments?