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Backyarders

Why make your own boards? Because it is so rewarding. I would have to say it is the doubler for the surfing experience. To carry on about this would be wasted w...

The La La Society

La La is the ancient Hawaiian word for alaia surfing. It is about sliding across the wave and then breaking trim into a sideslip or a cut back.(more&helli...

Crazy for the Storm

A book landed on my doormat today. From a PR company. Now, I’m a big fan of reading and a big fan of surfing, but often the books that I get sent don’t do eithe...

caught inside

Clearing out an old bookcase the other day, I came across 'Caught Inside' by Daniel Duane and was reminded quite how important a book it was to me at the st...

Taking on Bing

After 20-odd years as Bing’s primary shaper, Mike Eaton recently handed the mantle on to new boy Matt Calvani, who’s poised to reinvigorate the brand without lo...