Paddleboarding

A Checklist For Paddle Boarding This Spring Season

Maybe you decided to give the winter months in the water a miss and with spring around the corner you may be thinking it's time to head back out on your paddleboard. Before you do, check out these tips and tricks from Wild Atlantic Surf Co as it is important to make sure you are safe and protected from the elements this season in the water.
April 05, 2022
Seaweed

The Magic Of Seaweed For Your Health And Wellbeing

Seaweed is the term given to diverse sea vegetables ranging from algae to marine plants and has been used for thousands of years, most notably in cuisine.

With tens of thousands of species of seaweed wildly on offer, there is a wide variation in the diversity, flavour and nutritional value. The most popular type of seaweed species is nori, which is widely used to make sushi.  Other common varieties include dulse, arame, wakame, kelp and spirulina.

February 28, 2022
How To Beat The Cold When Skiing

How To Beat The Cold When Skiing

The best time to go skiing is between December and April – which is the main ski season in most resorts. Whether this means enjoying apres-ski, slipping over in the street or snowball fights, the main aim is to not come home in a full cast. Even if the weather is not freezing, you can rest assured that your skin will take a good beating from the wind, sun and the constant change in temperatures.

January 26, 2022
10 Ways to Care for the Environment Outside of the Home

10 Ways to Care for the Environment Outside of the Home

The Earth has all the things we need to live, but we need to take care so it can provide what we need in return. We want, in particular, children to understand that if the animals, oceans, lakes, gardens, and forests they love so much are harmed, they can no longer enjoy them along with the people living decades beyond us. 

Caring for the environment means doing things like recycling your plastic bottles instead of throwing them in the bin, and turning off lights when you don’t need them on anymore.

December 16, 2021
Circular Fashion

How To Make an Impact by Investing in Sustainable Clothing

A little fresh air and gentle activity can do wonders for your physical and mental health, and Wild Atlantic Surf Co is encouraging you to put down the box set and start lacing up your trainers to discover more of what your beautiful area has to offer.

To truly be at one with nature, you need to be comfortable in your apparel. Outdoor clothes are designed to be tough, but when there is so much to choose from, how do you select an outdoor capsule wardrobe that’s up to the task of being sustainable as well?

Check out our other blog

Why you shouldn't leave litter at the beach

December 10, 2021
Wild Atlantic Surf Co Surfer

The Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide for Surfers

It has been one heck of a year, so what better time to treat that special person in your life than this festive season. If you are stuck for ideas this Christmas, Wild Atlantic Surf Co have you covered. We have the perfect presents for the surfer in your life, no matter what your budget is.
November 16, 2021
How to make your cold water swim more enjoyable as the temperature drops

How to make your cold water swim more enjoyable as the temperature drops

The days of throwing on a summer dress, or a pair of shorts over a damp swimsuit have disappeared. As the shiver seasons of autumn/winter roll in, it is imperative to prepare for cold water swimming and the aftermath of the big chill.

November 08, 2021
Embracing the Sea and Escaping the Lockdown Feeling with Eilidh from ‘Waters Out West’

Embracing the Sea and Escaping the Lockdown Feeling with Eilidh from ‘Waters Out West’

Wild Atlantic Surf Co seeks adventure in the wildest of ways. In the last year, our belief that adventure soothes the salty soul has only become more apparent. With restrictions in place and limited opportunity to travel, the adventurers inside of us are calling us to explore the great outdoors more and more; through surfing, open water swimming or walking.
April 20, 2021
‘Watch Me Wonder’: Kyle’s Top Tips For Heading On An Outdoor Adventure

‘Watch Me Wonder’: Kyle’s Top Tips For Heading On An Outdoor Adventure

Wild Atlantic Surf Co seeks adventure in the wildest of ways. In the last year, our belief that adventure soothes the salty soul has only become more apparent. With restrictions in place and limited opportunity to travel, the adventurers inside of us are calling us to explore the great outdoors more and more; through surfing, open water swimming or walking.
April 01, 2021
Lockdown Hasn’t Taken Everything from Ali Bryans, Brand Ambassador

Lockdown Hasn’t Taken Everything from Ali Bryans, Brand Ambassador

At Wild Atlantic Surf Co, our attitudes are embodied in our Brand Ambassadors. Ali Bryan is an advocate of the ‘no shoes, no worries’ lifestyle and a valued member of the sea loving community. Read Ali’s experience of how she was able to form meaningful connections, revitalise her surfing soul and get creative with The Wave Project NI all during the national lockdown. 
March 12, 2021
Staycations for Surfing and Watersports in Ireland this Summer

Staycations for Surfing and Watersports in Ireland this Summer

If you’re a fan of surfing, watersports or outdoor adventure, there’s arguably no better place to be “stuck” this summer than the island of Ireland. While many are bemoaning the loss of holidays abroad this year, others are eagerly thinking of staycations that will provide an opportunity to really take in what’s already on our doorsteps.

June 27, 2020
Getting Back to Surfing After COVID-19 Lockdown

Getting Back to Surfing After COVID-19 Lockdown

As the COVID-19 lockdown gradually eases across Ireland and the world, surfers who have been following advice to stay clear of beaches since late March are aching to get back into the water doing what they love. Many will have found it a challenging time without the regular release of being on out on the waves, replacing life’s worries with adrenaline and the calming caress of the tide.

June 18, 2020