SwellWomen is bliss. SwellWomen is love. Above all, SwellWomen is community. Meet Wendy Lindley, who has been on more SwellWomen retreats than we can count! It is thriving women like Wendy who make SwellWomen what it is today, and we know she will inspire you as much as she has inspired us.
What inspired you to want to learn to surf?
Wendy: I love to be outside, love the sea, love a thrill and always wanted to try surfing, am so grateful that starting at 63 was not too late!!!!
What’s your favorite surf spot?
Wendy: Every Swell Woman destination has proven to be amazing, beautiful locations, beaches, and waves, each a unique experience!
What’s one piece of advice you can offer a novice surfer?
Wendy: I struggled with surfing initially, but kept on trying and have found surfing to be a true joy in my life.
What’s your favorite travel and/or retreat memory?
Wendy: The women who I have met through SwellWomen are extraordinary. Imagine a group of women from all over the US and other countries who share an adventurous nature, a desire to experience new challenges and to grow. Each and every woman, without exception, has touched me in some way.
What keeps you inspired and gives you bliss?
Wendy: My bliss is my family, friends and nature.
What’s your favorite quote?
Wendy: “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it, choose gratitude”