Design Forum: Thomas Surfboards Step-up Twin Keel Fish

Thomas Surfboards Step-up Twin Keel Fish

Noosa-based shaper Thomas "Doc" Bexon has been cranking out heaps of twin-fin fishes lately. There's a resurgence going on, according to Bexon, as the speedy, retro design--previously the preferred shortboard of the alternative-surf cr[...]

Design Forum: The Andreini Vaquero

Design Forum: The Andreini Vaquero

It was sometime in the late 1960s. Master California shaper Marc Andreini, a then-15-year-old surf-obsessed grom, was captaining a Boston Whaler along the coast of the hollowed Hollister Ranch when he pulled into the cove at Government[...]

By Snow And By Sea

Design Forum: By Snow And By Sea

A decade ago, at a summer spot south of Cannon Beach along the Oregon Coast, Colter Deupree waxed up one of his self-shaped boards for the first time. At a glance, you’d think that Deupree’s creation was better suited for M[...]