About your board …

Březen 14th, 2011

“I just don’t feel right if I know there’s not somebody out there making a surfboard for me,” Sam George once said, trying to justify a new board he’d just ordered.
“We don’t have to be confined by anything, we can ride whatever we wants,” says Hydrodynamica’s Richard Kenvin, who occassionally contributes to this site and is featured in the above clip.
Both high-minded riders are spot on. There are few things in this world better than ordering and receiving new, hand crafted surfboards. Smooth, gleaming, maybe still gassing, a new board under arm is one of those things that only a surfer — and shaper — revels in. And it was with this in mind that several years ago Cardiff’s Scott Bass decided to host a surfboard show at the Del Mar fairgrounds. Not a show for boardshorts and bros, a show just for surfboards, something to celebrate the “Sacred Craft,” as he dubbed his show.
“When you boil it right down, [...]