What They Say - Recommended by the U.S. Surfing Federation as a book that every beginning surfer should read, this instructional guide details the basics of surfing gear, conditions, safety, etiquette, and history. Teaches the beginning surfer the fundamentals of the sports; what to expect in the first days of learning; and how to cope with waves, learning frustrations, and crowds.
What We Say - If it is recommended by the U.S. Surfing Federation then it must be worth a look. Another book of interest may be of interest is the Surfer's Start-up (same Author - different board!).
This product is available at the following surf shop.