The back of the Stunno book has a glossary to help explain the words used within the book.
Some of the Terms used in the book:
Swell - Swell or groundswell refers to solid, waves that break at regular intervals. (As apposed to wind chop)
Wetsuit - It's made of neoprene, and keeps out the cold.
Reef – A surf break where the waves break over rocks instead of sand.
Winds Offshore - This is when the wind at a surf break is blowing off the shore ;-), It makes for ideal surfing conditions.
Line Up - The line up is the place just outside the breaking waves where surfers wait for their waves
Monster set (set waves) – Larger waves that hit the surf break at regular intervals.
The Pocket – The steepest part of the wave, best place to take off for speed.
Solid six footer – The size of the wave.
Bottom Turn – The first turn at the bottom of the wave when taking off.
Smacks the lip – Moving upwards to hit the peak of the wave, or area above the face of the wave
Curl – The curve that forms as the top of the wave breaks.
Barrel – is where the wave is hollow when its breaking, also called the tube.
The green room – being deep inside the barrel.
Stoked - Very happy