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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

Interviews

Welcome to the Team: Shama The Superman

If you were to follow Elishama Beckford on Instagram, you’d clearly notice that the handsome young Jamaican was talented at boardriding, but you might not know exactly where his legendary handle @shama_the_superman comes from. While “Shama” is just short for Elishama, the “Superman” part was born from the fact that the 21-year-old goofyfooter from Bull […]

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Get to know Artist ‘Rad Dan’

A conversation with an Artist: [They Used to Call Him] Rad Dan Interview by Beau Flemister.   If you’ve ever wondered where some of Haydenshapes’ most unique design names or some of Craig Anderson’s board sprays came from…it was from the mind and hands of an Australian artist they call Rad Dan. On the brink […]

Hayden Cox

Hand Shape Session: Hayden Creates a Holy Grail

For nearly the first decade from the brands conception in ’97, if you’d have purchased a Haydenshapes board, there was a 98% chance it’d have been hand shaped by Hayden. These days, with the help of modern machinery like AKU, the precision and accuracy of the cutting/pre shape process is at an all time high. […]