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Happy New Year

    Happy New Year and all the best for 2018. Looking forward to another great year. I got back into the bay yesterday to shape a few boards, after a thoroughly relaxing break in…

By Nick Blair

January 16, 2018

Kuda Issey x Joistik "Silent Savage"

      Three-time Maldives champion Ismail 'Kuda Issey' Miglal is one of the countries best and most popular surfers. Here he surfs his Silent Savage model at Cokes in the Maldives. The Silent Savage incorporates a…

By Nick Blair

December 13, 2017

Hawaii goodness

    Reo Kanao enjoying the North Shore's offerings on his favourite Vertrix model. The Vertrix is the perfect board for Hawaii as it excels in the critical, hollow, steeper conditions you get on the…

By Nick Blair

December 9, 2017

This week's quota

    I have been incredibly busy in the bay getting the last few customs shaped so they will be ready for Christmas. I finished off this week's quota with some team boards for one…

By Nick Blair

November 23, 2017

Who is Paisen 5.6 featuring V2SV

      Watch 56 year old Paisen in his latest episode surf Simeulue Island on his 5'7 x 20 1/8 x 2 7/16 (30.39L) V2SV. The V2SV is a small wave performance groveller that…

By Nick Blair

November 3, 2017

The Design Forum

    I first picked up a planer when I was 15, and have been shaping under my own labels since then (24 years in total). This week I hit a special milestone shaping my…

By Nick Blair

October 4, 2017

Karboload MindJar

    Watch the MindJar being put to the test by team rider Ryno. The MindJar has been designed for good surfers and high performance surfing. This board gets even better when the waves are…

By Nick Blair

October 4, 2017

Karboload Technology Available Now

    Karboload Technology Available Now Karboload Technology orders are coming through super fast and looking insane with Sel Surf and The Glass Lab both producing amazing work of the highest quality. They just keep…

By Nick Blair

September 9, 2017