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November Shaper of The Month dropping soon!

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Check back in the next couple days for the November Shaper of the Month feature with Barry Snyder of Windigo Surfboards and Barry Snyder Designs. We have mucho good footage to sift through, so expect an epic edit shortly.

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The Boardroom International Surfboard Show – 2012

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The 2012 Boardroom International Surfboard Show at the Del Mar Fairgrounds was all time! Industry heads collided with surf savvy groms from age 5 to 50 who roamed the event floor and soaked up everything on offer. The event brought together the producers of varying takes on the type of boards one can make to […]

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TEE DEE KAY Surfboards – October 2012 Shaper of the Month

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TEE DEE KAY Surfboards – Shaper of the Month October 2012 – localshapers.com from localshapers on Vimeo. TEE DEE KAY Surfboards – October 2012 Shaper of the Month Todd is a gentle soul with a deep passion for shaping excellent surfboards and running Pride Surf and Skate down in Ocean Beach, California. A father with […]

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Sean Mattison of Von Sol Surfboards SHREDS!

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Sean Mattison on the Boardworks 5’9″ Von Sol Shadow from Boardworks Surf on Vimeo. Heavy Product Testing Not only does Sean Mattison craft some top notch surfboards, but he also kills it on them! After meeting him at The Boardroom Surfboard Show last weekend, we had to find out more. Peep this video of him […]

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Surfing Vicariously: Nica Edit

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Underwater beer bongs, reeling left handers with fun barrels, and sketchy waterfall jumps? This may be the most action packed feature of Surfing Vicariously yet! Ricky did it up right with this edit. Click play, relax and enjoy the latest from La Clare Media.

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Fiesso d’Artico

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This is the place where some of the finest handmade leather shoes are born. The highly skilled crew at the Louis Viuitton shoe factory are definitely in a class of their own. Their attention to detail and nimble steady hands produce a product far above your average dress shoe. After a little direction we’d love […]

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Grain Surfboards: Surf Re-Evolution

Surf Re-Evolution from 3TP on Vimeo. Enjoy this video and hear little bit about Grain Surfboards out in Maine from co-owner Brad Anderson. If you have’t checked out what they’re up to over there in the North East, have a look around their website. They take the old school approach of making their own crafts […]

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La Policía Nacional de Panamá

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Travel in a third world country can easily put you on edge. Roads without signs, 6’ wide potholes, and ever-lingering policia are all contributing factors. Having 12 surfboards stacked on the roof doesn’t exactly lend a low profile either. We found ourselves on day one heading from Panama City to a lava rock right hand […]

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The Shaper, a short by CrayFish Films

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The Shaper from Crayfish Films on Vimeo. This film is great, it shows the zany perspective of James Hogg or “chief” and how he interprets shaping a surfboard. Sit back and enjoy!

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September 2012 – Shaper of the Month – Addict Surfboards

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September 2012 – Shaper of the Month – Addict Surfboards Michah Shanahan of Addict Surfboards has become a fixture in the San Diego shaping scene.  His boards are all over and can’t be missed with their distinct designs and oftentimes rad colored air brushes. His central hub is an easy jaunt to some of San […]

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Local Surf Trips: IB

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San Diego Surf Trips Living in a place like San Diego we are constantly reminded of how blessed we are to be able to enjoy this environment of great weather and ample surf. When the South Swell pumps in the summer we like to drive South of the big Bay and find empty tee-pees scattered […]

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Surfing Vicariously: Nicaragua – III

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This is the last installment of Surfing Vicariously: Nicaragua…for now. The crew here at localshapers.com booked tickets to Panama and will be provide the next episode of Surfing Vicariously. For now, check out the last round from our friend Ricky. Enjoy!

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