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Color Tint and Sparkle Deck inlay With Jack Reeves

In part one of our Jack Reeves profile video series we got a behind-the-scenes view into his world of glassing. We’re releasing part two this week containing two more color laminations. The first is a full tint lamination and the … Continue reading

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Kai Wa’a Builds On Passion

Maui is one of the best places to live if you’re a water sports enthusiast. With heavy trade winds and open ocean swells it’s a paddler’s paradise. Kai Bartlett is one of many who enjoy paddling one man canoes on … Continue reading

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Ben Aipa Profile Part 2 and Surfing Heritage Event Re-cap

Saturday evening’s Surf Heritage Museum tribute to Ben Aipa was an event not to miss. Where else would you find a combined 400+ years of shaping experience, legends of the industry, historic boards on display and a chance to hear … Continue reading

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Pro Shaper Profile: Gene Cooper, Cooperfish Surfboards

In this edition of Pro Shaper Profile we catch up with our longtime friend and customer, Gene Cooper of Cooperfish Surfboards in Ventura. Gene has made a name for himself in the high-end, functional, classic, resin art, progressive surfboard realm. It’s … Continue reading

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Turn Your Old Surfboard Into A New Surfboard

Want to know a secret that will make your old board feel completely different and new? Of course you do! Who doesn’t want to save hundreds of dollars on buying new surfboards? Ok, here it is…just add fins. Well, to … Continue reading

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Making Better Equipment With Kazuma Surfboards

Maui is home to some of the best kite boarding, prone paddling, stand up paddling, small wave and big wave surfing the world has to offer. It is also home to master craftsman Matt Kazuma Kinoshita whose lifeblood runs through … Continue reading

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Ryan Lovelace: Totally Obsessed

As a child Ryan Lovelace knew he was going to become a shaper. As he puts it, “I would just stare at my board in the middle of my room and I knew that’s what I wanted to do.” Most … Continue reading

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