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The Best Bodysurf Accounts to Follow on Instagram: October 2017 Edition

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The Best Bodysurf Accounts to Follow on Instagram: October 2017 Edition

Slyde into a visual day dream with 7 bodysurfing/handboarding accounts that will keep you virtually stoked where-ever you are.


A go to source for cutting edge editorial content, all about surf, mountains, and the outdoors. Anticipate tons of wave porn, epic landscapes, and pure stoke.  Plus, bodysurfing/handboarding have found a frequent spot in their content rotation.

Josh Ball is a Ventura California native with keen interest in spearfishing, handboarding, and tasty food. His Instagram is a happy place that will leave you feeling warm and fuzzy inside, and certainly stimulate your appetite.


Is an online global bodysurfing community, connecting "wave junkies" around the globe. Simply DM them your surf travel plans, and they'll help connect you to local whompers stoked to share with you their local breaks, insider tips, and a bodysurf session.

Joseph Appert is a blogger, who loves to share with other watersport enthusiasts products that have made his surfing experience stellar. His Instagram is jam packed with insightful and authentic surf product reviews. 


Bryce Davis is all about waves, babes, and everything in between.  This Huntington Beach local, for sure gets a far share of all the above and has some epic Instagram pics to prove it.


Taylor Char has been on Slyde's radar since 2013. Native to Hawaii he's been an integral part of the re-emergence of bodysurfing on both the islands and main land. A recent win in the handboarding division at the Point Panics competition, puts Taylor on the must follow list.

Grant Jaques lives the stoke on the NSW central coast of Australia.  The Ranga prides himself on his fun red hair, family adventures, and "shore bangers." 
Have an epic Instagram account that we should feature in November?  
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Michelle Michalak
Michelle Michalak

Michelle's diploma reads BA Psychology with a minor in English, and her license plate reads #CaliforniaDreaming4Life. She begin her career in the NYC fashion industry working with fashion and internet pioneer, However, due the constant "nagging" of her entrepreneurial spirit, her crush on surfing, and hardcore love for the ocean, she chosen to call San Diego home for the past 10 years. On the west coast she 's chased waves & enlightenment working alongside "Gurus" in the online marketing & personal development industries. It in May 2012 she found her true Zen & Stoke, and joined the Slyde Handboards Team.

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