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3 brands we didn’t need to see on a surfboard

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Alexander Wang x Haydenshapes In the summer of 2014, Alexander Wang teamed up with Haydenshapes to produce five marble print surfboards. Photographs of marble slabs were digitally printed onto silk, then inlayed into the boards during their production. There were only 5 boards made, each personally crafted by Haydenshapes founder, Hayden Cox. The boards appeared…

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The 10 most popular surfboards of 2015

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Once upon a time, surfboards shapes were a personal thing. You spent time with your shaper, he got to know your style, your quirks and ambitions, and after a couple of years (and plenty of trial and error with custom boards), he nailed it! Your favourite board was born, and my oh my, what a feeling it was.

Fast forward to 2015, and off the rack is the new black. We have Craig Anderson riding stock Hayden Shapes models with more style than George Clooney and grace than ballerina, and Kelly Slater performing aerial shows on oddball Firewire designs available at any local stockist. Thanks to the evolution in surfboard shaping and modelling technology, stock models have been refined so much, that they are good enough for professionals to surf. Read on to find out which surfboard models are leading the chase in 2015.

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16 Tips For Buying The Perfect Surfboard

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There’s just so many factors that go into finding the best surf board to bring out your best. Even the pros are on a constant quest to find their Excalibur, so believe us when we say it may take a bit of trial and error for you to find your magic carpet, of the fibre-glass…

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Australia’s Best 11 Surfboard Brands & Shapers

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So you’re in the market for a new ride, and thanks to our 16 tips about buying a surfboard article, you’ve worked out exactly what you’re looking for. The question now, is which shaper is going to make it for you? Whether you buy a custom craft, or a deck straight off the shelf, here’s some of…

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JR Voodoo Surfboard – Large performance in small waves

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Gold Coast shaper Jason Rodd, better known as JR, has released his highly anticipated small-wave machine right in time for summer. It’s an interesting looking beast, with plenty of width through the nose and a unique rounded diamond tail, also referred to as a coffin tail.  With all this extra width in the tail and…

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