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For years I used to wear Oakley Razor Blades when surfing (yes, I am that old...) but once I started to manage slightly bigger waves, even wearing a strap to hold them on wasn't enough. In reality, unless you are on small surf, you will have them ripped off when you wipe out, so your best bet is to learn to surf without them. You will very quickly avoid ...


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In water, during the day, darker colors are easier to see. The very differing contrast will help to spot the goggles if they are dropped onto the sand. Also, ocean colors tend to be beige, green-blue, dark green, grey, and whites. You don't want anything that might blend with these type of colors, so avoid said colors. Black and unusual neon colors like ...


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You might want to try a baseball cap that you're not really that fond of. I've safety pinned mine onto my wetsuit leash and it was okay-ish. A lot depends on where you are, and the differences between the tropics and higher latitudes can be really extreme. It also depends on how long you're going to be out for. Again, big differences between an hour surf ...


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