about us local shapersView our global surf index and see what local shapers around you are working on.  Discover the boards that surfers in your line up are riding and experimenting with and learn about the shapers who make them.

Through your input we provide a trusted index of what to consider when looking for a shaper to get you’re next surfboard from.  Or you can enjoy it as a source of inspiration to help you craft your own board.

At localshapers.com you connect with a local surfboard shaper that will create a board to work where you surf.  Find a board to accommodate needs as a beginner surfer or an expert looking to try something new.  Do the research and find a shaper near you that provides a surfboard to do what you need.

Enjoy regular highlights with the vast array of styles that surfboard shapers near you and abroad are manufacturing and tinkering with.  Search local or global to get in touch with a shaper who knows the waves you’re going to be paddling out in.

Get the information you need whether you’re going on a trip to J-Bay and need a board that works on the long walls and machine like conditions or to surf the punchy beach break down the road.