Surfboard fins are an integral design component that will impact how your surfboard will ride. Picking out the best fin for you depends on your size, style of surfing, and your board’s fin system. Afterall, picking out the wrong set of fins for your new surfboard is like having patched tires on a brand-new BMW.
Over the past few months, the CI Mid has garnered more buzz than just about any other surfboard in 2020. Ok, maybe the FishBeard actually has, but this Mid is a close second! In this new video, we wanted to share a bit more info and visuals behind the inspiration for this egg-inspired model, as well as added insights on what you can expect from its ride.
Watch the Channel Islands Surfboard Team enjoying the benefits of a surfboard technology that offers next-level performance advantages you can truly feel. With any CI model built in Spine-Tek, you'll find that this Eco-Certified construction does the following: Redirects faster, is livelier & more sensitive, and maintains its flex memory.
Some highlights of Hawaii that Ryan put to a soundtrack that hopefully gets you pumped up to surf ! Hawaii is one of our favorite places in the world, so we decided make this to enjoy during these times of quarantine. Please, dream of the aloha state with us from a distance in “Hawaii Highs”
HAPPY traces its DNA to a handshape Britt made me called ‘FJB' because it was for the Fiji / J bay comps when I was still competing occasionally. It was scanned and then passed around to the rest of the team for feedback.
The CI Mid is Channel Islands Surfboards new midlength design built through the collaborative rider input and direction of Devon Howard (@devon_howard). This video footage was captured early last summer (’19) during two consecutive days of riding the No. 5 prototype we had shaped him along the way to making what is now: the CI Mid.
Parker Coffin is always working on new designs. This year he was the genesis for a new twin-keel fin model the Fish Beard, which will be available in January, 2020. He’s also working on some high performance shortboards customized by CI Shaper Mike Walter.