Mike’s Surf Talk

Aloha, Some of us who surf know many of the greats: Kelly Slater, Andy Irons and Laird Hamilton. Some of us don’t know about the original greats, that turned surfing … Continue reading "A tribute to Duke Kahanamoku 1890- 1968"
If you’ve spent any time over the last few decades at your local surf shop, or with a local shaper discussing the various methods in use to craft surfboards there’s … Continue reading "CNC Surfboards. What does it mean?"
In the world of sports few activities require the depth and intricacy that surfing demands, and that’s only speaking in regards to choosing the proper equipment. Choosing the correct surfboard; … Continue reading "Pop-out surfboards. What are they and why don’t we make them."
If you are like me, designs are very important when surfboards and skateboards are involved. Size, rails, thickness, shapes and materials ¬†give you a variety of choices to fit your … Continue reading "Mike Sciarra & His Vision"
For you readers who have never been to the barrier island of The Wildwoods, let me say: The beaches are the largest beaches on the East Coast and the sand … Continue reading "The Beaches Of The Wildwoods"
  How do we define a Surfer? The obvious definition would be: one who ¬† rides the waves on a surfboard. But….. that is too simplistic and ignores other styles. … Continue reading "How Do We Define a Surfer?"
Introducing the Kona Surf Company
I will say one thing: Launching a website has been one of the hardest things that I have ever done. Yes, www.Konasports.com has been around for almost ten years, but … Continue reading "Introducing the Kona Surf Company"
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Surf Expo 2013 (1/17/2013)
For most east coast surf retailers, the winter months bring a quiet solitude that lets us step back, and reevaluate how we stand after a hectic summer season. Walk through … Continue reading "Surf Expo 2013"
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What began as quietly whispered rumors between fellow surfers has now been confirmed as 100% FACT. Beginning in 2013, Nike will be removing its hands from the surf world, and … Continue reading "The Monster Moves On"
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The Triple Crown (11/30/2012)
If you are anything like me, you’ve been glued to your computer monitor over the past week, watching every wave of the Vans World Cup of Surfing. Even right now … Continue reading "The Triple Crown"