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Watch: Kelly Slater on the Cymatic

Stu Nettle

From ayahuasca-inspired trips to cymatic vibrations, the ascension of Kelly Slater continues...

Greg Webber's deep double

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Check out Greg Webber's exotic deep double concave, shaped "for someone" in the Quiksilver Pro.

Watch: Dave Rastovich // Quivered

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Rasta talks us through his Gary McNeill-shaped quiver.

Clear resin with a green tinge

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Eco-X epoxy resin increases the green stakes in board making.

Boarding School: Flex

Get your head around flex in the latest lesson of Boarding School.

Rex Marechal wins the Icons Of Foam 'Shape Off'

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Most shapers never want to revisit the super thin, rockered out boards of the early 90s, yet recently Rex Marechal was forced to.

Donald Brink: Surf the way you stand

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Come learn about the 'feet first' shaping philosophy of Donald Brink.

Boarding School: Volume

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Turn it up! In the latest Boarding School, Cory Russell drops a few truth bombs on volume as a dimension.

Chris Christenson on shaping, therapy, and the subtle art of not giving a fuck

Alex Workman

Alex Workman sits down for an informal chat over beers - which is always the best kind of chat - with San Diego shaper Chris Christenson.

Gary McNeill on imitating Al Merrick

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An Aussie shaper on being given a license (and a time limit) to plagiarise.

Farmer uses lemongrass 'foam' to produce eco-friendly boards

Marty McCarthy

The lemongrass plant has a foam-like structure that floats when processed and waterproofed.

Bottom Contours Part 2

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In the latest instalment of Boarding School, Cory Russell talks concaves and channels...and twin vees, and torus channels, and vent systems too!