Soft surfboards are a perfect beginners board, from riding whitewater to standing up and turning. Very easy to catch waves on due to their high volume, the foam gives great buoyancy making it very stable when standing. This allows quick progression perfect if you are new to the sport. From a safety aspect soft surfboards are ideal as the padded foam is very forgiving, this ensures safety of yourself, other surfers and bathers. The soft deck allows good traction when standing, unlike traditional surfboard you don't need to wax soft surfboards. Soft surfboards are very versatile making them perfect for men, women and children of all ages. Shore.co.uk stock a great range of soft surfboards, perfect if your thinking of learning to surf this summer!