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TWIN FIN: A casual conversation about fins in Mexico with Hayden.

It’s a known fact that fin choice can make or break the way a board feels under your feet – the role they play can be crucial especially in a twin fin. The placement of the fins, toe in, splay angles really affect how loose it might feel, and to balance this all out with […]

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Cole Houshmand, On His Breakout QS Year

Qualifying for those Top 34 spots in the world on the WCT ain’t no easy task. In fact the QS can brutal. If you’re not seeded (or, even if you are) you’re gone from home for the better part of the year, often groveling in odd corners of the world from Galicia to Japan to […]

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Meet Micky Clarke, Refined Aggression in Ventura

A lot of free surfers putting out edits aren’t commonly big guys. From Dion Agius to Chippa Wilson to Ando, they’re light on their feet and usually, that has to do with, well…being light. 20-year-old Micky Clarke of Ventura, California is over 6’0”, 182lbs and looks like he could be a college football linebacker. If […]

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5 Minutes with Jake Kelley and a 5’4 Hypto | A Taylor Curran Production

Jake Kelley and a 5’4″ Hypto Krypto, a Taylor Curran Production.  We introduce Jake Kelley with footage from two trips that could not fit anywhere else but with each other. One in the warm bliss of Fiji, the other in the harsh cold of the Pacific NW. He links these two very different places by gliding […]

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LA CABANE. A postcard from a week in the forest.

LA CABANE. – A Wasted Talent Short Film.   – A postcard from a week in the forest. South West France, October 2018. Starring Chippa Wilson and Dion Agius. With Jay Davies.       Production By: Wasted Talent Filmmaker: Guillem Cruells and Yentl Touboul Stills: Yentl Touboul and Pierre David Location: South-West of France  

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Bloq Color. New Surfboard Tints

A fresh new range of tints are now available. If the specific model or colour is not available you are now able to customise all models with our new Bloq Color artwork. It’s time to freshen up your quiver for 2019

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Enjoy “Elegia”, with Oscar Langburne.

For an individual entering his mid teens, when it comes to taste in music and understanding what a personal brand represents in todays world, Australian Central Coast’s Oscar Langburne is beyond his years. It was around this time last year that we introduced Osc to the Haydenshapes team and since then we’ve had the pleasure […]

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5 Staff Picks: FORMER ‘Generics’ Drop

  A new FORMER collection drop is a highly anticipated event in the Haydenshapes office. The latest, ‘Generics’ feat. Craig Anderson, doesn’t disappoint. To keep this post short and concise, we’re shouting out the 5 HS staff picks… but in reality, we’d take it all.   SWANS 16″ TRUNKS BAD DREAMS TEE GENERICS JACKET GENERICS […]

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Carbon Lines: A timeline of FutureFlex, The Original Carbon Fiber Surfboard Tech.

11 years on, FutureFlex technology is not only synonymous with Haydenshapes and having largely influenced the brands signature black and white aesthetic, it’s arguably created an industry wide carbon fiber trend and opened doors for new innovation. As a Samsung ambassador and tapping into the ‘Do What You Can’t’ philosophy, we were asked to grab Hayden […]