In the early “fabulous” 80’s, I started working with Jack Reeves (arguably the world’s best surfboard glasser) for my surfboard production here on the North Shore, and we made a lot of nice surfboards together for some of the world’s … Continue reading
The Rawson Blog
This was a classic shot back in September last year just before the Surf Expo in Orlando. I’ve had a lot of history with these 3 guys, and this image is special to me!
Jeremy’s been getting boards off me for about 3 years, and he mainly uses them in hollow, juicier surf. These 3 boards are 6’3, 6’1, & 6’0. He tends to ride very light-footed, and uses very small volume rails and … Continue reading
Eric Arakawa and I have a long history together in working collaboratively in many surfboard related projects. Yesterday, we discussed designing and building more surfboard blanks together in the obvious areas needed in the industry. His technological knowledge is superb … Continue reading
The recent Surf Expo was great for bringing us all together as one. Paul Naude has been a longtime friend who recently stepped down from his Billabong CEO position. Paul has been so generous with me over the years, and … Continue reading