January 2010

surfbaord, pro board, new zealand, surfing, hand shaped, awesome, christchurch

Board of the week ... high performance shortboard, Pro model - 6.2 by 18 1/2 by 2 3/8 single into double with low rails ......... 1 OFF spray by the crazy pickle ....INTERNET PRICE $800 dollars with free freight - please contact  info@barronsurfboards.co.nz ....

handshaped, surfboard, new zealand,

New Model Punk Fish, Barrons own new small wave weapon - for 1 - 3 foot perfect for those mushy onshore days... this ones 5.10 by 20 1/2 by 2 1/2 with single concave into slight vee .... these boards are going to be 100 % custom hand sprayed by Steve McNicol the crazy pickle ... be sure to keep checking the website more insane sprays coming...

Gordon Hansen back to shape at Barron Surfboards for a limited time

Thats right he's back to shape from 3rd of February untill the 23rd at Barron Surfboards. Be sure to order now if you want a custom shape from him as he'll be sure to get booked up quickly. To find out more about him see his profile here, or look at...

wave ski carve

Big wave riding on ski's? could it be possible. A year in the making, Mike Douglas and Cody Townsend fulfill a dream of towing into big waves on skis in Hawaii. After 4 weeks, 5 broken skis, and 1 big scare, they proved that it is, in fact, possible. Is it just cool, or is there a future for skiing on waves?
Decide for yourself....

surfboards, ripcurl, retro, single fins, twin fins, New Zealand, handshapes

A few pictures of some boards Paul was shaping whilst in Indonesia this winter gone, these ones were for the Ripcurl shop...

surfboards, new zealand, surfing, barron, magnet bay, stingray

End of november , Gary and Philip quick mission over the hill to Magnets - nice fun 2 - 21/2 ft waves on a beautifull warm summers day , light offshores .. paradise
Gary surfed and Philip rested dodgy knee and took some photo's .. English couple there who had just bought a couple of fush and were christening them ! a 6.2 diamond tail and...