7 Things You Can Do When The Surf Is Flat

No waves? Here's how you should keep yourself entertained (without watching too much bad TV)

Photo: Slyde Handboards/Hayley Green
Photo: Slyde Handboards/Hayley Green

There’s nothing more depressing than staring at the charts to see zero surf forecast for the foreseeable future.

Even worse, when you don’t check the charts, rock up at the beach with high hopes and find the water flat as a pancake.

Now what? With surfing ruled out of the equation, there is very little left to fill your work-free days that doesn’t involve mind-numbingly dull trips to IKEA or completing long overdue chores. Anything is better than constructing flat pack furniture.

We’ve put together seven amazingly thoughtful tips to prevent you from going temporarily crazy while waiting for the waves to return…

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