Throwback Thursday: Ryan Burch Pink Fish pt. 1

Throwback Thursday: Ryan Burch Pink Fish pt. 1

Ryan Burch likes to surf really short boards, but he doesn’t want to compromise speed. In today’s Throwback video, he explains how he solves that problem with a little pink fish. As always, Burch has lots of insights to share, from things he takes from skateboards to the influence of alaia and what tools to…

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Brazilian Alaia Shaping

When we hear the words “Brazilian surfing” we immediately think about big airs and aggressive contest surfing. But as surfing culture continues to grow across the nation, new avenues are popping up which respect the simple act of riding waves and the craftsmanship that accompanies this pursuit. We were stoked to hear about this new series from Flamboiar called…

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brad domke finless skimboard

Korduroy Approved: Best of the Web May

There was a ton of good stuff that the internet threw at us this month, so it was a little hard to narrow things down. But somehow we managed, and here are our top 9. What clips should have made the list? Surfer Toys Attack Teahupoo This is just brilliant. Karim Rajeb never disappoints. Dane…

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Quiver of the Week: July 20 - 26

Quiver of the Week: July 20 – 26

Name: Matt Clements Location: Sunshine Coast, AUS Quiver: L to R Rear  9’ 6 Gordon Woods 63’-64’ Dfin 9’ 6 Don Burford 66’ trimmer 9’ 8 Original Takayama Model T 9’ 6 Stringerless McTavish Fantastic Plastic ltd 12/50 9’ 10 TYLER Craftsman NR 9’ 4 Tudor Pintail 9’ 2 Tudor Nuuhiwa NR 9’ 2 Sea Log Dain Thomas…

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How to Seal Your Wood Surfboard

How to Seal Your Wood Surfboard

We’re seeing a new attention being paid to wood these days and while it’s an incredible long-lasting and durable material, it also requires a little bit of TLC. This brief How To comes to us from New York, where the Museum of Modern Art recently hosted a building workshop at Rockaway Beach. Our friend Matthew McGregor-Mento made…

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