Blog

Uncategorized

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 […]

Uncategorized

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 […]

Uncategorized

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  

Art

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

Uncategorized

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 […]

Uncategorized

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 […]

Interviews


13-Feet and Casual: Checking In with Dylan Graves

There was a time about 8 years ago when it seemed like every pro surfer had a blog. Simple, fun, video-filled websites that anyone could peruse and get psyched on. You could probably thank forward-thinking freesurfers like Dion Agius for that… But then, over the last few years, guys seemed to get more serious and […]

Uncategorized

Meet Waggy: An Interview with Noah Wegrich

Handsome, artistic and always wearing a giant smile, Santa Cruz’s vibrant goofy-footed Noah Wegrich, is one of California’s brightest underground, freesurfing talents. We caught up with the young man and spit-shot some random questions his way to get acquainted. Without further ado: Meet Waggy…   Haydenshapes: So, Noah. You grew up in Santa Cruz, California. […]

Uncategorized

Meet Centsitive Objects…

  Over the last two decades Hayden has worked on a string of design projects, many of which sit within the Haydenshapes brand and are surfboard specific (new model releases, creating/patenting FutureFlex, steering the development of HSSTUDiO etc)  to other outside personal  design projects across different categories ie. a wave  installation at Semi Permanent, architectural/interior work like designing a retail space & his […]