What board can you duck dive?
Usually speaking, however, the duck dive is usually done with shortboards, hybrid boards or small “fish” type surfboards. It’s usually better to turtle roll when trying to pass the break with a bigger surfboard.
Can you duck dive a 40l board?
Re: Should I be able to duck dive this board? Okay, that gives a better picture than 40l. Yes, you should just about be able to duckdive that, but probably not efficiently under large lumps of whitewater.
Can you duck dive a 6 foot board?
It IS possible to duck dive that 6’6″. I would recommend you practice, away from the break, keeping you board submerge under the water perfectly flat at a 10cm depth.
Can you duck dive a long board?
You can’t duck dive longboards! … Longboard duck diving relies on sinking the boards nose first then going underneath the wave. Longboards have volume making them buoyant but most are still capable to sink with the proper technique. It’s not easy, and like duck diving shortboards, it is really all about practicing.