Revolution – 1992 –

Fins are an aspect of surfing that can really change the way a a surfboards rides a wave. With fin advocates such as Kelly Slater (1 , 2) and Rusty Preisendofer, more buzz has been made about changing fins to find a template/foil that really works for your surfing. And with the advent of removable fins, there are more templates then ever, allowing for a surfer to really fine tune the desired affect they are looking for on a wave, not to mention making travel so much easier. In this video by FCS, they begin to uncover the history behind how fins have become devices for improving the performance of the sport.