It really doesn’t seem that long ago that Tanner McDaniel was causing a stir, when he first started appearing alongside Mike Stewart as a slightly shy but gifted grom.
It is now the turn of the Bodyboarders, with the Mike Stewart Pipeline Invitational just hours away from crashing the party at Banzai.
Jamie is without doubt one of the best stand ups to ever ride Pipe and knows the wave inside out, but many people do not know that J.O.B cut his teeth on a bodyboard as a grom.
Drag Board Co are a new bodyboard outfit, founded by Dave Fox and Ryan Mattick, with the intention of giving the industry a massive rocket up the backside and to introduce a bit of crazy into the sport.
Magno, who is sponsored by Science Bodyboards, made history, when he kicked his way over the edge of the 40ft+ wave
Imagine throwing together an impromptu surf trip, to find that when you turn up there is one guy out, who is fully clothed and riding a bodyboard standing up.
Tahiti is one of those places that has waves in abundance and they are all serious waves of consequence, breaking over shallow reefs and with lips that weigh more than your average bus.
The boards are available in either a bat tail or crescent template and a choice of three sizes – 39″, 42″ and 44″
Rob Barber and the Bodyboard Depot have been running Bodyboard Holidays for around 15 years, and now take their coaching vacations all over the world
The Sniper Tribute Series has been put together by team riders and deliberately copies classics by BZ, Turbo and Morey Boogie.