Category: General

New Project Update – Fall 2016

We’ve been working on a bunch of cool projects, so we want to share everything that’s been happening behind-the-scenes! When we started ThankYouSurfing, we had no idea where it would take us. But, we had a simple mission: Give back to the surf community. Improve forecasting and reporting. So far, it seems like people really like what we’re trying to do!…

Group Photo - ThankYouSurfing - Typhoon Lagoon - August 6 2016 (courtesy Oscar Socarras)

Typhoon Lagoon Surf Trip – August 6, 2016

Surfing in a pool in Orlando is surreal. It’s completely unnatural. Everything is manufactured. But, it’s there. And, luckily for us, it’s totally surfable. Hence, the ThankYouSurfing Typhoon Lagoon Surf Trip was created! You may laugh and call it a mushburger, but if the ocean goes flat and travel funds are limited, it’s a very good alternative. And, it’s guaranteed waves.…

So, I Started ThankYouSurfing

In the mid-90’s I started surfing. Luckily for me, my formative years as a surfer coincided with the advent of the internet age. As a teenage kid with a web browser, I spent countless hours reading and studying any surf-related website I could find; usually homegrown sites created by surfers for surfers. I’d spend the time I couldn’t surf…