A good quality surfboard leash can mean the difference between catching more waves, or having to swim back to shore in potentially hazardous conditions. The Surf Station carries all different types of leashes, depending on the type of board you ride and the conditions you are surfing in. The general rule of thumb is that […]
Waves are flat but you still want to shred?? Slide Skateboards has you covered when it comes to flat day fun! Sancheski Manufacturing in Norther Spain has been producing skateboards since 1966 and has applied their year’s of expertise to the new “Slide” truck which debuted in 2016. The spring-loaded, multi-directional truck is what gives […]
Soft Top surfboards are great for beginners looking to get started surfing. They are lightweight, stable, and are more affordable than a normal fiberglass surfboard. For kids, soft top surfboards are great as they remove some of the injury risk associated with surfing. Many are also much more lightweight for easy carrying and transportation to […]
There is nothing like gliding down the face of a wave. And when you learn to position yourself so the wave pitches over locking you inside, it is the most exhilarating feeling in sports. Now, very few of us are going to be tubed on the first day. This article is about learning to surf, […]
Introducing patented Flexbar technology by Channel Islands. Flex, rebound, and resonance all play a role in how your board works. Controlling and harnessing flex will take board performance to the next level. The Flexbar optimizes the energy and spring derived from both longitudinal and torsional tail flex in your surfboard by refining and focusing these […]
Check out this clip of Jordy Lawler putting a Channel Islands GiRabbit Surfboard to the test. Click here to shop the Channel Islands GiRabbit!
Channel Islands Twin Fin Model Description: The Twin Fin has a retro 70’s feel, with updated performance qualities. It was originally designed and hand shaped by Britt Merrick when asked to compete in a surf contest where shapers ride retro boards they have created themselves. Inspired by a twin fin that his father Al had […]
The forecast for the next few days wasn’t looking exceptional, so they were forced to resume the competition in under ideal conditions. With most waves running along the razor sharp rocks and finishing in the shallows.. rounds 3, 4 & 5 were a challenge. Not a problem for Jordy Smith, who is looking ready to […]
The opening rounds at the #JBayOpen saw some very nice conditions. Waves had 4-5 foot faces with offshore winds. Kanoa, Jordy, Adriano, & Seabass took down their round 1 heat and are on straight into round 3… All riders seen riding Channel Islands Surfboards. These great photos brought to you by Ryan Miller , Trevor […]
Jefferey’s Bay is looking to have some great waves for the contest! Here is some warm up action of Adriano De Souza, Connor Coffin, Jordy Smith, Kai Otton, Kanoa Igaishi, Nat Young & Sebastian Zeitz. All photos courtesy of Ryan Miller (@badboyryry_) Trevor Moran (@tallteef). All riders seen on Channel Islands Surfboards. Click here to […]
Named after the fast and powerful falcon that tends to breed on coastal cliffs. This new model connects with the board’s design for fast, powerful surfing and reflects Dane and Courtney’s interest in falconry. Four-channels fuel this all around high performance shortboard, suitable for all wave types. Designed for maximum down the line speed, quick […]
Check out the first batch of the Fiji Pro Contest photos from photographer Ryan Miller. Opening ceremonies and some lip smagin’ featuring Jordy Smith, Nat Young, Sebastian Zeitz, Kanoa Igarishi, Kai Otton, Conner Coffin and more! All rider seen riding Channel Islands Surfboards. Click here to shop Channel Islands Surfboards!
We got our hands on some sweet shots of Kanoa, Jordy, Nat, Adriano, Seabass, Sage and Johanne in Rio during the Warm up and Opening Rounds. Ryan Miller and Trevor Moran were there to capture all the action in Brazil. All athletes riding Channel Islands Surfboards. Click here to shop Channel Island Surfboards in our […]
The ASP Rio Pro Contest should be starting in a few days and we’ve gotten a sneak peek of the warm up action from Ryan Miller and Trevor Moran. All riders on Channel Islands Surfboards. Conner – 5’11 x 18 1/2 x 2 5/16 26.6L Fred Rubble Adriano – 5’9 x 18 1/4 x 2 1/8 23.3L […]
An all around, high performance shortboard designed for down the line speed and easy rail-to-rail transitions, the Black & White is based on a favorite hand shape Britt Merrick made Dane Reynolds for Santa Barbara area point breaks. Dane related its feel to a good MBM. The Black & White has a fairly low entry […]