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Sell Stuff on the Beach Life For Sale Board

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

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A lot of people come to this website looking for used surfboards, used surfboard tie downs, old but useable wet suits, and more types of surf gear. I also see people coming to this website searching for condos, hotels, and beach houses that are for sale and rent all over south Texas. The towns they usually went to buy, rent, and surf in are Galveston, Surfside, Port Aransas, Corpus Christi, and South Padre.

If you happen to have something that’s surf related that you want to sell, you can now list it on for free. You can type in a full description, add pictures, and remain completely anonymous. You don’t even have to register and your ad is placed in minutes.

If you have beach real estate, such as a beach house you want to rent out or sell, you can list that here, too.

Listings expire after 30 days, but you can always repost your listing for free at any time.

For Sale Ideas

Here are some things you might want to list on the Beach Life For Sale Board:

Surfboards, surfboard bags, wet suits, fins, leashes, tie downs, old surfing photos and prints, beach houses and condos for sale or lease, skate boards, and pretty much anything else that’s related to surfing and beach life. If you have something to sell that fits into a category that doesn’t yet exist, send us an email and we’ll create the category just for you.

Post a free for sale ad right now!

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Who’s on Your Traction Pad?

Monday, April 6th, 2009
obama traction pad magic mikey Whos on Your Traction Pad?

Surf Grom Magic Mikey with Obama Traction Pad

There have always been cool designs on surfboard traction pads, but most of the design work has been left up to the shapers. It looks like all that is about to change with the new Obama traction pad. To be honest I NEVER expected to see Obama on a traction pad. We could easily start seeing all kinds of people on these things, like Kelly Slater and Bob Marley.

Traction pads are used for getting some extra grip on your pivot foot. Since you pivot your surfboard (as in, make it turn) with your back foot, the traction pad goes at the very back of your board. When you popup, one goal is to make sure that your back foot lands on the track pad. Which leads to the realization that you’re stepping on the person’s face every time you catch a wave. But I don’t think stepping on the face is really the focus, it’s just a cool track pad.

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