The surfboard is the primary piece of surfing equipment. Other important pieces are wetsuits, hoods and possibly boots for cold temperatures. Surfboard accessories such as the leash and wax are also necessary. There are a number of different surfboard designs with longboards being more suitable for beginners and shortboards for more experienced surfers and fish more intermediate level surfers. For big wave surfing, a jet ski and a flotation device are important items and an appropriate big wave board. Also your own car for getting to the beach with roof racks or other roof accessory for holding surfboards can come in handy.
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