Most surfboards in your local shop don’t come with a set of fins included in the price of the board. Surf shops love this because now you’re going to have to hover over the fin wall and pick out a set that’s going to ding ya at least $40 minimum. I rode stock fins for YEARS before I realized I’d been basically riding on junk the WHOLE time. There were so many aspects to fins that I really hadn’t even figured in. These days, there are countless fin systems for an endless array of applications.Combine that with the uniqueness of every surfer out there and we’re talking millions of different combinations that are possible.
We’re currently looking for someone that’s got all the finesse and style needed to truly exemplify what our longboards are all about. To date, we have the noserider prowess of Brian Palacios and the young raw talent of Dylan Kaiser. We’re looking for a longboarder that makes Alex Knost look goofy and Bongo Perkins look like he’s working too hard.
A month later and the smile still remains. The fond reflection of the camaraderie still resonates deep in our hearts. More than 150 men, women and kids came together for a singular cause and came out more than victorious, more than excited, more than satisfied.
At Degree33 Surfboards, we're a company built on stoke. In one way or another, we've found a love for the ocean that many never get a chance to find. Our mission has been to give others a better chance at finding the same love and stoke. When we heard about the 100 Wave Challenge, the message rang well beyond fundraising
These are just the basics, it can get technical on occasion. For the most part, if you adopt this creed, you'll find that surfing can always be fun and enjoyable. Take it upon yourself to uphold good etiquette in the water both for yourself and for those around you.
These tips outline an overall way of approaching surfing with all the right intentions in mind. Here we’ll cover what to look for in finding the right spot for you. We’ll also tell you what to observe once you’re out there. Location, location, location.
Our blog posts can often take a left or right turn when an interesting topic presents itself. This week I wanted to open our minds to what it means to be a surfer. We come in all shapes and sizes and our home breaks are more varietal than any of us can imagine.