Author: CJ Todd

18 Adventure Inspiring Nature Quotes

Many of us live in urban areas and long for our weekend getaways into nature. As we look to connect with the outdoors, let’s take time to connect with the immortal champions o...

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Learn to Surf Like a Pro: Regular or Goofy?

Close your eyes! Take a deep breath and feel the salt air enter your lungs. Imagine the sound of waves crashing right in front of you. Reach to your right to grab the surfboar...

Surf School LA: 8 Righteous Surf Lessons in Los Angeles

If you’re planning a trip to coastal Los Angeles, taking surf lessons is a must. Sure, you could jump onto Google and find a list of instructors, but that’s a total kook move....

4 Benefits of Renting Adventure Gear From LA Locals

Whether you live here or you’re just visiting, enjoying the waves, mountains, and all around epic sunshine of Los Angeles is probably high on your to-do list. If you don’t own...

The Guide to Los Angeles Skiing and Snowboarding

When people think of action sports and Los Angeles, they usually think of surfing at Venice Beach or climbing at Malibu Creek. Sometimes we forget that the city is surrounded ...

Happy New Year L.A.! Crush Your Resolution Goals with StokeShare

Ahhhh January! It’s the time for new gym memberships, kale smoothies and experimenting with that new Apple Watch you just scored for Christmas. No matter what your New Year’s ...

How StokeShare Made the World a Better Place in 2016

“Every child needs nature—not just the ones with parents who appreciate nature.” – Richard Louv Are you a company with a mission or a mission with a company?...

3 Nonprofits That Use Surfing To Empower Youth

As a young boy growing up in Central California, I always fantasized about how awesome it would be to jump on my bike with a surfboard and ride down to the beach to surf. But ...

Do Elevation Training Masks Really Work?

My friend recently bought a training mask and he was telling me how wearing it can simulate the effects of high altitude training on the body. He is an avid climber, Jiu-Jitsu...