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Interviews

Luke Stedman, Tastemaker

There are some guys that just ooze good taste. The way they walk, talk,  approach life — they’re different and it feels effortless. They don’t just keep up with trends: They transcend them. One such tastemaker that’s had some of our boards beneath his feet lately is Aussie turned L.A.-transplant, Luke Stedman. World Tour surfer […]

Hypto Krypto

HYPTO BLONDE

The Hypto is undoubtedly and iconic piece of the Haydenshapes brand. It’s won a ‘design nod’ via Australia’s prestigious Good Design Awards, thrice winner of Surfboard of the Year (two in Australia, one in the US) and has featured beneath the feet of Craig Anderson in some of his career’s most memorable moments… That Iker […]

Hayden Cox

Vissla ‘Start to Finish’ series feat. Hayden Cox

Vissla are big on craftsmanship and bringing light to the  processes behind building and creating things with your hands. Their content series ‘Start to Finish’ is one we are very fond of so when Hayden was invited to be a part of it he was extremely stoked. The crew shot a behind the scenes look […]

Art

Hanalei Reponty + Abysse for HSSTUDiO

The first instalment of our HSSTUDiO Art Release series is here.. A visual story, static and moving, culminating in a new print addition to our custom board line up. Welcome… Hanalei Reponty + Abysse. Born and raised in Tahiti French Polynesia, Hanalei Reponty-Gudauskas is a surfer, wife to Pat Gudauskas and the founder of Abysse – a […]

Interviews

Donate to Win 2 Boards of Your Choice

An Interview with Dylan Graves On Life After The Storm and a Fundraiser for Hurricane Maria Relief.  Words by Beau Flemister.  Buy a ticket (or many) HERE for $15AUD each and get the chance to pick any 2 boards custom, shaped personally by Hayden and shipped out to you anywhere in the world.  On the […]

shopping

12 Gift Suggestions….

An edit of 12 gift suggestions for a variety of budgets and tastes this Christmas – with nearly all of the items available worldwide. Circle your pick and forward the list onto your significant other, buy it for yourself or gift someone else.  Some you can get right here on our site, other’s elsewhere – […]

Interviews

An Interview with Oscar Langburne, Haydenshapes Newest Team Rider

There is something very special about being a grom. A certain positivity and mischief that can get lost with age, that all groms seem to carry. There is a very unique kind of aliveness one has when everything is always new. Talking with Central Coast’s Oscar Langburne, you pick up on that vibe. But Oscar’s […]

Board Reviews

HOLY GRAIL REVIEW: NOEL SALAS

When it comes to board reviews they don’t get more thorough or detailed than Noel Salas at Surf N Show. Having a wave like Lowers in Southern California as the constant between all the different boards allows not only Noel to feel out all the subtle differences of shape, fins and construction between the brands […]

Hayden Cox

GQ Award: Innovation. A Decade of FutureFlex.

Image: An early FF board, captured in Hayden’s Mona Vale shaping bay in 2007.    This year marks two significant milestones for Hayden and the brand – Haydenshapes turns 20 and FutureFlex turns 10. This year (on November 15th) GQ Magazine Australia awarded Hayden for “Innovation” at the 2017 MOTY event held at The Star, […]