it all began….
In 1992 passionate local surfer John Fordy created a surf shop in Plymouth
city centre named Surfing Life. From it's humble beginnings in
a small one floor shop, Surfing Life has grown from strength to strength
and still relies on the same ethics it started with. The idea was to provide
the area with the best in hardware, apparel and service and that idea
was very soon achieved enabling us to expand the business with the opening
of one of the coolest looking surf shops in Europe, Quiksilver Boardriders
‘Flagship’ store in Newquay and where you are right now, our
the shop, the roots of the business are firmly planted upstairs in the
hardware section. With over 100 new and used boards that cover everything
from performance shortboards to longboards, beginner boards, groms boards,
retro boards, funboards, fish and bodyboards. Coupled with the massive
range of wetsuits and hardware accessories, it is clear that Surfing Life
is here because of the love of the sport.
sees the latest in surf fashion and the friendly staff are always going
out of their way to ensure that the customer is satisfied and enjoys their
Life can be described as a fun loving company who provide a unique experience
in all of our outlets, we pride ourselves on setting standards whether
instore or online. We ensure that we provide a fun working environment
for our team and like to believe that it is not just a job but a way of
whether you are in the area, on the web or at the beach we are here to
provide you with all the essentials you will need for your surfing life.