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Bending Water and Metal. A New Edit and Interview Starring Nate Tyler

Interview by Beau Flemister. Raised by groovy, bohemian toymakers among the towering redwoods and crisp, clean Central Californian air, Nate Tyler was always a different breed of surfer from his citified cohorts to the south. Earthy, artistic and wildly talented, beyond starring in parts for brilliant movies like “Strange Rumblings in Shangri La” and “Psychic […]

Interviews

Gnarles | Music, Surf and Startups

Music, Surf and Startups: A Brilliant Interview with James Watkins of Gnarles.com An old friend, former employee, second Haydenshapes customer-ever and now CEO of the groundbreaking new music licensing platform for creatives, Gnarles, meet James Watkins. In a recent and interview with us, James tells us what gnarles is about and what’s fueled his creative […]

Hayden Cox

Mr Porter Feat. Hayden Cox

Recently, the team from Mr Porter travelled over from London to Sydney and spent some time with Hayden at our Mona Vale Headquarters and custom factory. In collaboration with IWC Schaffhausen, we created a video piece (directed by our friend Kai Neville) that captures a glimpse into the Haydenshapes brand and founder, Hayden Cox. “I […]

Interviews

Cole Houshmand: Breaking 100

When you talk about certain enigmatic “power spots” in the surf world, places that seem to breed a level of surfer that eclipses the rest, a select few zones on the globe come to mind. The North Shore of Oahu. Coolangatta, Australia. San Clemente, California. Considered the “Cradle of Rad,” where Christian Fletcher and Matt […]

Interviews

An Interview with Hey Gents on Surfboard Design and Building a Business

The team at Hey Gents popped into our Mona Vale showroom earlier this year to have chat with Hayden. From starting a business at the age of 15 to innovative surfboard design and building a global brand.  This personal interview is a great insight into what Haydenshapes is all about and how it came to […]

Hayden Cox

Do Something Good

Do something good. Win Something great. Our fam at Audi Australia have generously donated this brand new SQ5 to raise money through Audi Foundation for youth and mental health charities in Australia – The Smith Family, R U OK, Camp Quality and others. These wheels, valued at $125 K, could be yours by buying a […]

Dylan Graves

A Finless Expression Session with Dylan Graves

Thanks to a forgotten fin key… Dylan Graves is a man of resource, ingenuity and improvisation. Oh… and endless entertainment delivered via casualslice.com –  our current favourite blog. Keep up with the fun here. Editors Note: This is a custom FutureFlex shape 5’5 x 19 1/4 x 2 3/16. In lacks in both a name […]

Board Reviews

READ: 3 Independent Holy Grail Articles

The Holy Grail affect quickly made it’s way around the globe from launch and has continued to buzz with momentum. It’s the board with the one of a kind outline and curves that our customers and surf media can’t stop talking about. Here’s a list of 3 recent articles independently discussing our latest model… (oh, […]

Board Reviews

STAB Mag | A Solo-Session in Americas Newest Wave Pool

Stab recently embarked on an uninvited mission in an attempt to test out Americas newest wave pool. Writer Mike Ciaramella had his 5’5 Holy Grail in tow… Read the article here   Holy Grail FF  5’5″ 18 3/4 2 3/16     All Images By: Sam Moody