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Shaper of the Month – Chris Ruddy Surfboards

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Chris Ruddy Shaper of The Month from localshapers on Vimeo. After being off the map for a few years on hiatus in Utah, Chris Ruddy has returned and is back at it again. He’s been busy shaping everything from classic logs to shorty stubby and full outlined boards lately. Check out what he has to […]

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Shaper of the Month – July 2013 – Nate Gill of Kinetic Energy Surfboard Design

Local Shapers – Nate Gill – Shaper of The Month July 2013 from localshapers on Vimeo. Lifelong resident of Ocean Beach and surfboard shaper Nate Gill is an up and coming craftsman here in San Diego, California. Under his label Kinetic Energy Surfboard Designs, his goal is to make boards designed for Southern San Diego’s […]

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Shaper of the Month – June 2013 – Dan O’Hara of Solid Surfboards and South Coast Surfboards

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Dan O’Hara is the shaper for Solid Surfboards and South Coast Surfboards here in San Diego. His boards are made for surfers who actually surf, and are built to last. He’s been at it for about 10 years and his work speaks for itself. Give him a call or head down to South Coast to […]

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Shaper of the Month April 2013 – Luke Moore of Luke Moore Surfboards

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Local Shapers – Shaper of the Month: Luke Moore from LaClare Media on Vimeo. Local Shapers – Luke Moore from localshapers on Vimeo. Luke Moore is a quality board builder who has spent time working with some of the biggest heads in the industry. Through his years of surfing, shaping, and experimenting he has made […]

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Shaper of the Month January 2013 Dennis Kane of DK Surfboards

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Who are you and where are you from? My name is Dennis Kane. Originally from Ocala, Florida and now living in Encinitas, CA. What are DK Surfboards? DK surfboards is an ever evolving progression of hand made surfboards in the United States of America How long have you been shaping? I have been shaping for […]

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Barry Snyder Designs and Windigo Surfboards – Shaper of the Month November 2012

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  Barry Snyder of Windigo Surfboards and Barry Snyder Designs Barry Snyder can be described as a curious, creative, and asymmetrical minded surfboard shaper. Since his beginnings as a factory grom sweeping floors for the Linden Surfboards factory, he’s been around through many changes in the shaping industry. A true craftsman by nature, Barry is […]

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November 2012 Shaper of The Month – Teaser

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Barry Snyder – Teaser   The Local Shapers featured November 2012 Shaper of the Month is Barry Snyder. Make sure to check back in later this week for the full length interview!

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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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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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August 2012 – Shaper of the Month – Siegel, Pooh Surfboards

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Ryan Siegel – Shaper of the Month – August 2012The fortunate combination of having roots in Orange County and being an aged resident of San Diego breeds a unique type of shaper. Ryan Siegel happens to fall into that well-rounded, yet distinctively individual category. Having a style of their own, his boards are honed to […]

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July 2012 – Shaper of the Month – AJW Surfboards

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Shaper of the Month – July 2012 Surfing, traveling and shaping surfboards around the globe is a dream few get to live.  Adam Warden of AJW Surfboards is one of those fortunate souls who get the chance to do so.  Born and bred on the East Coast, Adam now spends a good amount of his […]

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