I was having a conversation the other day about the various merits of a longer surfboard. As I’ve discussed before, a bigger board with more volume will always paddle a bit quicker, but this got me wondering if the length of a surfboard might affect the paddle speed as well. There is a well known theory in […]Read more "Hull Speed"
Last Thursday I spent my morning videoing a big group of friends who were in town for the week. My friend and new student Sachin took a couple of snaps while I was reviewing the footage with some of the guys. Photos by Sachin MongaRead more "Working With Friends"
This is a post I wrote for the Surf Simply Magazine a few months back, but as it addresses one of the questions I’m asked most often about surfboard design, I thought it was worth a re-post. So, in episode 7 of the Surf Simply Podcast, the team spoke about the importance of understanding the volume of […]Read more "Volume to Weight Ratio"