The Day the Dorks Took Over

The Day the Dorks Took Over

Am I late to the party here? What did I miss? Sorry, but when the wave pool media embargo was lifted two days ago I was deep in the South Australian desert, a long way from the nearest functioning wave pool. I'm tapping this out from t[...]

The Doherty Report: The Soft Launch

The Doherty Report: The Soft Launch

There's a scene out in front of the house. The whole North Shore is a scene this morning, but the woman trying to put up the giant pink tent on the side of the road is really tearing it up. She's locked in an argument with the Hawaiian[...]

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[...]