My Beautiful Bonzer

A few months ago I got a new surfboard, which is nothing too surprising in itself, but this one was a little special, and has a pretty good story to it. First off, it’s a Bonzer, the first I’ve ever owned. The Bonzer “design” is a particular combination of fins and bottom contours that was developed […]

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Surf Simply Podcast, Episode 19

For those of you who don’t know, I co-host and produce the Surf Simply Podcast, which is a surf talk radio show in which we try to take a lighthearted, but also more cerebral look and the surf world. Here is the latest episode in which Ru Hill, Oli Davies and myself, talk about surf etiquette, Duke Kahanamoku, […]

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Volume to Weight Ratio

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 […]

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