Web Surfing: Sept. 28 - Oct. 4

Web Surfing: Sept. 28 – Oct. 4

Back this week with shapers, surfers, snowboarders and pseudo vanlifers.   Mencel Surfboards Filmmaker/Photographer Tom Contarino just dropped this clip about Charles Mencel, a surfboard shaper out of Monmouth County in New Jersey who retrofitted an old Studebaker car upkeep facility in which he now builds his boards. Charles explains his approach and continues to explore…

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Web Surfing: August 17-23

Web Surfing: August 17-23

Here’s a terrible confession: I went surfing for the first time in about 12 years the other day. To cut myself some slack, I did spend six of those years in Chicago and New York without a surfboard but still, I’ve been back in San Diego for more than a year and just now got…

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Weekly Round Up // Mar. 4th - 10th

Weekly Round Up // Mar. 4th – 10th

Here’s a recap of last week: TROY ELMORE : SPECIALS Filmmaker Jack Belli delivers a contrasting look at Troy Elmore as he shows off his versatility and style in this new episode of Korduroy Specials presented by GoPro.   HEALTH NUTS : CANNING  In this episode of Health Nuts, Encinitas local and mother of three,…

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Quiver of the Week: February 2-8

Quiver of the Week: February 2-8

This week’s Quiver of the Week honor goes to Bryce Madsen. Thanks for submitting, Bryce! As for everyone else, keep ’em coming: http://showusyourquiver.com/submit Here are the details for this week’s pick: Name: Bryce Madsen Location: Waihi Beach, New Zealand Quiver: L to R: Surboards Hayden shapes ‘Shred Sled’ – 6’0″ x 19.5″ x 2.5″Channel Islands ‘Neck…

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Some Thoughts on Competition

Some Thoughts on Competition

Some Thoughts on Competition By Natalie Jacobs Here at Korduroy, we tend to focus on the parts of surfing that live outside the big competitions because we believe that the creative energy around this sport, and others like it, simply needs a place to shine. But we recognize that the spirit of competition runs through…

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