Whether you're a surfing beginner or a long time pro, it's always exciting to find a new surf shop with an awesome women's section.
Here are the best ten surf shops in the UK to find awesome gear for women.
At Cooler, we have been long term lover of Britsh coldwater surf brand Finisterre.
Live near Cornwall? You should definitely go check out their headquarters and workshop in St Agnes.
City dweller? No problem, the Finisterre flagship is waiting for you right in the middle of London's busy West End.
Finisterre really does have some of the best technical wear out there for women - and this won't be changing anytime soon.
MMW At Revolver
This is one of the those rare gems that you only come across once in a blue moon.
As well as stocking a good selection of hand shaped surfboards, the shop is packed full of our very favourite brands.
Check out there selection of Rains waterproof jackets - very necessary for the UK weather and super nice!
Tiki Surf Shop
Tiki is one of Europe's biggest surf brand, selling boards for over 50 years.
Their surf shop in Braunton, North Devon is a great stop for all things surf related - plus they've got an extensive women's fashion section.
The shop always has a good selection of both second-hand and new boards to look through, as well as a good rental section for any beginners wanting to give surfing a bash.
Roo's Beach is not just a surf shop, it's a beach boutique.
With two locations on Porth and Mawgan Porth beach, you can lose hours looking through the amazing stock that this shop holds.
Less a surfing gear shop, Roo's is more about coast side living and outside pursuits, selling an amazing range of fashion, swimwear sand accessories.
Genesis Surf Shop
There's nothing we love more than an independent business that is thriving.
Genesis Surf Shop was founded by local surfers, husband and wife Robin and Christine Gilbert in 2004.
Not only is this shop a family run project, it also has a huge women's range, full of all of our favourite brands.
Head down to Ilfracombe in North Devon to say hi and check out their stock.
Down The Line
Based in Hayle, Cornwall, Down The Line is a real surfer's surf shop, with surfboards, wetsuits and surf hardware being the core of the business.
One of the best things about this shop is their wide selection of women's surf accessories as well as hardware and clothing.
Check out their clothing online, or head down there yourself to check out their current board selection.
Hang out, browse the shop, chat to the super lovely staff and get yourself a coffee while you're there.
On a rainy afternoon in North Devon when the beach is off the menu, head here to still have a weekend feeling the surfer love.
Onboard Surf & Snow
Onboard Surf Shop has a selection of over 50 surfboards at all times.
Whether you're just starting out, surfing for fun or are surfing on the competition circuit, there is a board here that will suit your style and technique.
This shop claims to be the biggest dealer in Wales - we don't doubt them. They've got a super quick ordering system in place for any products you can't find in store.
For women who surf in Wales, Onboard may well be the best place for you.
Ann's Cottage started out as a petrol station in 1978, renting out boards and suits to the first UK surfing pioneers.
Nowadays, the filling stations are gone and the Ann's is a UK surf staple, with shops in Fistral, Polzeath, Bude, Wadebridge, Padstow and Falmouth.
Can't get to a store? No worries! The shops site has the full range of women's summer wetsuits, fashion and outdoor essentials online.
From Joules to Roxy to Lazy Jacks, whatever your style - Ann's got you covered.
If you want a shop that knows it's stuff and is happy to give you advice, whether you're a beginner or an old timer, head to Zuma Jay.
The most exciting thing about this surf shop however, is their custom board operation with dedicated designers in store to make you the perfect board!
Check out the online boardroom right here.