Surfing Expert Wanted

Opportunity closed. New ones coming soon.

Are you a surfer? We need your help to uncover the tips and hacks that ensure an epic surf expedition. Let us know why you are the perfect person to write this story for

Please note – we have a specific brief, with specific requirements for style, tone and approach. DO NOT SEND COMPLETED WORKS THROUGH MOJOS. You must apply to be awarded the commission and we will be in touch if you are successful with more details regarding the assignment.

Deadlines: Applications by Oct. 10
First draft by Oct. 24

Payment: US $165. If you’re a blogger, writer or author, we’re also happy to include a backlink to your site.

The Brief:

How to Survive a Surf Trip (550 words maximum)
What’s the essential gear to bring? What can you leave behind? How do you avoid conflicts with the locals? What do you wish you’d known before you went on your first surfin’ safari? The crucial things to know when planning an epic surf trip.

Tips for applicants:
These stories are designed to be standalone blog posts to be featured on and should be written in a friendly, informal voice – you’re writing for fellow travelers. See below for some examples:
Brazil: A first-timer’s guide to Salvador
7 Ways to Avoid Getting Sick While Travelling
5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Going to Australia
Aussie Crocs & Sharks: Tips to Remain Alive