Introducing my new blog/site for displaying my bespoke surfboards
This Al Merrick surfboard required it’s center FCS X2 fin plugs to be replaced, due in part to a Mentawai Reef whilst I had this surfboard my customer asked for this custom paint work akin to John John Florence’s surfboards.
After a roll of masking tape three colours and loads of prep etc this is the result.
Cheers James for letting me get all arty.
Just needed some TLC.
Love colour – white surfboards are boring.
This surfboard belongs to Gordon of
The official video for ‘Waiting All Night’ is the inspirational true life-story of San Francisco born BMX champion and actor – Kurt Yaeger, who became an amputee after an accident in 2006.
All the characters in the clip are pro bmx’ers and the real friends of Kurt.
Waiting All Night feat Ella Eyre is out now:http://smarturl.it/WANep
For more information on Kurt and to ask him any questions on his experiences and the world of BMX, you can contact him here:
Aaron Nardi: https://twitter.com/aaronnardi &http://www.youtube.com/user/aaronnardi
Jush Allen: https://twitter.com/jushallen
Huy Doan: https://twitter.com/huydoan
Ryan Metro: https://twitter.com/Ryan_Metr0
Jimmy Levan: http://www.metalbikesbmx.com/metal_ji…
Danny Downey: https://www.facebook.com/danny.downey.7
Tail and Nose smashed after falling of the roof of a van.
(forgot to tie it down – hey we all have)
A carbon and epoxy repair just like the original construction.
I always try to make my repair work invisible within reason
Ready for training and racing on this 14 foot Starboard SUP
Enjoy Ryan James
Rob Machado: Frame of Mind- An Open Mind: This webisode gives us an inside look at where Rob is at in his life, his passion for surfboard design, and that he still can blow the top off a lip. Check out this fresh, new footage with music by upcoming artist/surfer Ben Howard.
This webisode is the last of a four-part series called Frame of Mind: The B-Sides of Life, featuring Mick Fanning, Evan Geiselman, Owen Wright, and Rob Machado. This video collection of short stories is a view into the different sides of the surfer’s personalities.
Where’s the foam gone?
The heat from the resin curing burnt the core….tip – rebuild with the same
construction as original.
HORROR - “WHAT LIES BENEATH “
I believe in safety first, the grey painted patch didn’t look right on close inspection -
slightly raised areas which had a spongy feeling when pressed, the above photos say it all.
This SUP (stand up paddleboard) is in good hands and will be given a new leash of life.
Professional SUP repairs by Jeff the ding man.