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Topic: Im a beginner, please help!
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Topic: Im a beginner, please help!
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Xion

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RE: Im a beginner, please help!

Hey Oliver, your contact Gerri, he's the mayor of Lanusa right! I was at Surigao 2 months ago and decided to go to Lanusa but September wasnt good and the drive from Surigao to Lanusa was 4-5 hours rough road up the mountain and down, and a few blokes from crew (surigao local) told me stories about the bandits that robbed and abused outsiders, I was gonna email Gerri about it!

Anyway, the baranggay captain Mrs. Frias was helpful when I was there... I was just by myself, it's safer than Siargao coz it's sand bar!

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rosey

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

Hi there. I'm 30 , can swim fairly well and would like to learn how to surf. Am I too old to learn? Kahiya kasi to just pop in a resort with my baby girl in tow. Baka pagtawanan tayo ng mga teens, hehehe.
The closest I got to surfing was when I was a teen (our family has a small resort in La Union) I borrowed a board from some nice peacecorps members staying at our resort, and ended getting whacked on the head by a board when a pretty big wave swelled up. After that I kinds stayed away. But I'd like to try.
And my daughter's four, she thinks its cool after seeing a cartoon doing it. So where could I probably learn the basics?  Thanks guys.

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Xion

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

It's never too late mate! well if your in La Union then you can easily access the surf resort there, if your in Manila then I suggest Crystal Beach Zambales not sure this time of the year though. I've got 7 yo daughter she's started surfing when she was six, we are in Sydney so palaging may alon all year round, have fun Rosey, and good on you for getting into it!

Kids are great!

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valentine

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

ei, guys 'ive read ur conversation, it seems u guys are very hospitable and interesting,i relly wanna learn!,i have a friend in bicol,but i never got a chance to go in daet, maybe this summer i drop der,is that a nice idea,or the waves is too bad during that tym,tnx bros '0pe 2 c u soon.

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Chicfashionista

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

I wanna learn too! I plan to go this weekend with 3 other friends:) i don't know where to stay really, been emailing some resorts but they don't reply:( in fact, was calling one resort but they never answered.

Btw guys, do you know any great deal packages?:) like surf lessons + accomodations? let me know asap:) thanks!

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vanessa

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

hey i was wondering too..i wana surf this summer but hehe i gotta learn, can i join any groups from this forum.. anyone goin to La Union or who can teach surfing please email me at vanni_vv@yahoo.com thanks

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third

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

im also a beginner. im from samar but i havent tried surfing yet. madaming surf spots sa province namin kaso i seldom go home, pag vacations lang and only few guys lang have boards. i wanna buy one but i dont have enough money to do it since its too expensive... i know the basics coz i read a lot of surfing mags, im really so into surfing wala lang application. im now here in cebu, but skim is more popular here than surfing, ive also tried it pero surfing i far better i suppose...

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aby

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

hei!
approximately how much are the expenses pag mag surf plus accomodationa nd all.. =) and which place is the most recommended.. =)

btw sino pupunta sa mga surfing spots sa sembreak!? =)

thanks2!!

By:

SilyVladimir

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

HI xion! ; )

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xx

RE: Im a beginner, please help!

its flat in the summer in LU. best to to siargao. in LU u will need anti jellyfish sunblock from godiva. it might be useless if waves are flat. local boys from the hut can teach you. and you can rent cheap board at surfers retreat. you can also stay at many palces from waveriders, surfers retreat, surfers inn. just ask around. some people camp around


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