Surf Coaching for Women in Costa Rica

holly beck, surf coach, Pavones, Costa Rica, women,

With borders still closed to international tourists, Costa Rica has been focusing on domestic tourism. My standard gig with Surf With Amigas relies on international tourists – primarily Americans. So lately, I’ve been focused on virtual surf coaching… Read More

Learn All About Surfboards and Fins with Holly Beck

Holly Beck, surfboards, learn about surfboards, online coaching, surf coach

Surfboards are incredibly complicated. There are so many little differences that all work together to contribute to the feel of your ride. Length, width, thickness are just the beginning. There’s also bottom contour, tail shape, rail shape, materials,… Read More

Holly Beck Offers Online Pop-Up Clinic

holly beck, surf coach, popup clinic, how to pop up on a surfboard, online coaching

Pop-Up Clinic The popup is the most important maneuver in surfing in that it sets up your entire ride. A good popup will set you off cruising down the line whereas a bad popup will consistently hold back… Read More

Longboard Nose Ride Selfies in Costa Rica

holly beck, nose ride, such coach, surf coaching, Costa Rica

On a nice sunny day in Costa Rica, I took the longboard out for a few long glides. It sure is nice to be in Costa Rica right now. I certainly would prefer to go back to a… Read More

Holly Gets Tubed in Nicaragua

Can your surf instructor surf like this? If you come surf with us, of course the answer will be YES! In between retreats Holly demonstrates tube riding technique both backside and frontside in some gorgeous green barrels at… Read More