The benefits of outdoor activities have been highlighted in studies conducted all over the world. We’ve looked at many research reports and there prove to be positive effects in the short term, as well as continued gains over time, in both children and adults.

As surfing industry insurance experts, we see it every day. Children who participate in surfing and paddle boarding can develop a more positive attitude. By challenging themselves in a healthy environment, they can build independence, self-confidence, and coping strategies. In the case of surf schools and camps, group activities promote interpersonal and social skills, such as social communication skills and teamwork.

Without question, all outdoor recreation provides an opportunity to increase quality of life and heighten social interaction. In adults, physical activity in a natural environment promotes greater well-being, and an increased ability to function better at work and home.

At, our insurance experts are longtime surfers and SUP paddle board enthusiasts who combine love of the sport with extensive insurance knowledge to create cost effective strategies. has become a leading provider of insurance coverage protection for surf shops, surf schools and camps, and stand up paddle board businesses. Outfits looking to buy, renew, or update an insurance plan are invited to call today for a free consultation (888) 683-7808 or visit for more information.