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Board Guide 2015

A few years ago everyone was after a thin, narrow shortboard, regardless of ability or wave size. Nowadays things have changed and there are many more board shapes on offer to suit your surf style – from fun boards to performance boards…

These boards are great for families, groms and beginners, or rippers just wanting a fun time in the sea.

Foaminator

How much fun does this look? The 5’10” Foaminator soft surfboard is a fun-filled summer shred sled with a super-wide tail and stacks of volume. Great for groms or mushy, onshore conditions.

Specifications:
Dims: 5’10” x 21” x 2 1/2”
Core:100% waterproof XPS
Bottom: 0.7mm reinforced
Rails: Shaped bumper rails
Fins: Plastic 3 fin thruster set
Price: £214.99

Contact Info:
VISION
+44 (0) 1208 78845 / 78322
www.surf.vision
info@surf.vision

Foam Fish

Loaded with volume, everyone will love this board, from parents to kids learning to surf. A classic fish template gives it plenty of down the line speed, combined with a thruster fin setup for tight in-the-pocket turns.

Specifications:
Core: 100% waterproof XPS
Length: 6’0”
Fins: Plastic 3 fin thruster set
Price: £159.99

Contact Info:
VISION
+44 (0) 1208 78845 / 78322
www.surf.vision
info@surf.vision

Softlite

Soft, light and fun, the Softlite range is designed for all levels, from complete beginners to seasoned beach bums who just want to catch loads of waves in all conditions. No wonder it’s a favourite of surf schools around the world.

Specifications:
Lengths:
Swallow Tail: 5’6”, 6’6” • Squash Tail: 6’, 7’, 8’, 9’
Fins: Plastic 3 fin thruster set
Price: £169.99 – £279.99

Contact Info:
VISION
+44 (0) 1208 78845 / 78322
www.surf.vision
info@surf.vision

Roxy Soft Surfboard

Whether you own your own surf school or you are initiating yourself into the big blue sea, the Roxy soft board is the ideal beginner board. With a soft foam deck and a durable 0.8mm HDPE plastic slick bottom, these boards are top quality for performance and durability – and super sexy to boot!

Specifications:
Length: 7’6”
Fins: Thruster fin set up
Price:
£250

Contact Info:
ROXY
www.quiksilver.co.uk/
surf/surfboards

Serra Surfboards is a new surfboard range created in collaboration with SurfGirl and Skindog Surfboards. The result is Serra Surfboards – a highly-tuned range of boards with subtle tweaks that will help more girls have more fun and have the ride of their lives!

Wave Angel

The ultimate fun shortboard board for women, with plenty of volume, a full nose, a forward wide-point for paddling, forgiving rails, a high-performance rocker and a round tail for ripping. The Wave Angel is a fantastic all-rounder, whether it’s your first performance shortboard or you’re a ripper that wants a one-board quiver. This board flies!

Specifications:
Dims: 6’4” x 20 5/16” x 2 1/2”
Fins: FCS x2 + Box
Price: £525

Contact:
SERRASURFBOARDS
01637 878074
www.serrasurfboards.com
info@serrasurfboards.com

Ocean Gypsy

A traditional retro-inspired, mid-length egg, The Ocean Gypsy sails smoothly across most sorts of surf. From slop to powerful swells the Gypsy weaves her magic on the water, with lots of volume and a relaxed forward rocker for easy paddling and wave catching, plus forgiving rails, speed and manoeuvrability. A perfect all-rounder with 2+1 fins boxes for versatility.

Specifications:
Dims: 6’10” x 21” x 2 3/4”
Fins: FCS x2 + Box
Price: £560

Contact:

SERRASURFBOARDS
01637 878074
www.serrasurfboards.com
info@serrasurfboards.com

Surf Siren

A stylish alternative to a mini mal, this fantastic mid-length board is the ideal step down off your foamie. The Surf Siren will help you glide across waves with style, grace and speed. Manoeuvrable but user-friendly, it’s perfect for women struggling to find their first board, or looking for a board they can improve on while looking cool and stylish.

Specifications:
Dims: 7’10” x 21” x 2 3/4”
Fins: Thruster fins
Price: £560

Contact:
SERRASURFBOARDS
01637 878074
www.serrasurfboards.com
info@serrasurfboards.com

Sea Spirit

A traditional single-fin longboard for girls who want to cruise. Encompassing the feminine sprit of surfing, this is a lighter version of the typical male-orientated log, tweaked specifically for women. Made for all-round fun – whether you want to glide, hang ten or make the most of summer slop – it’s also been designed you can fit it under your arm.

Specifications:
Dims: 9’1” x 22 1/2” x 2 3/4”
Fins: Single Fin
Price: £720

Contact:
SERRASURFBOARDS
01637 878074
www.serrasurfboards.com
info@serrasurfboards.com


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SORTED SURF SHOP

Sorted Surf Shop

Web: www.sortedsurfshop.co.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 1202 399099
Email:
info@sortedsurfshop.co.uk
Address: 42 Sea Road, Boscombe, Bournemouth, BH5 1EW

One of the largest stocks of wetsuits in the country with expert friendly advice, give us a call to discuss your next wetsuit.

Devon

Tiki Surf Shops

Web: www.tikisurf.co.uk
Tel:
+44 ( 0) 1271 815757
Email:
info@tikisurf.co.uk
Address:
Caen Street, Braunton EX33 1AA

Europe’s largest range of surf hardware, instore and online. Wetsuits by Tiki, Patagonia, O’Neill and Rip Curl. Surfboards by Tiki, Chilli, LSD, Vampirate, Torq, NSP and many more. Plus factory outlet store for ex-demo and end of line bargains!

Tad Surf Shop

Web: www.tikisurf.co.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 1395 227007 • +44 (0) 1392 216666
Email: sales@tadshop.com
Address: Shops at 14A Rolle St, Exmouth and 3 South Street, Exeter

Here’s what our customers say: “real people… real opinions… real service… real integrity…” “friendly knowledgable core people who have integrity.. no bubble gum here!”

Cornwall

LY Surfboards

Web: www.lukeyoungshapes.co.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 7789663693
Address: LY Surfboards, Battisford Farm, Plympton, Plymouth, PL7 5AT

Custom surfboard specialists, catering for everyone’s abilities and needs from high performance short boards to classic mals and retro, guns and tow boards. All produced from the finest available materials, processes and craftsmanship.

Adams Surfboards

Web: www.adamssurfboards.co.uk
Tel: Shop +44 (0) 1637 850520 Factory +44 (0) 1637 878930
Email: info@adamssurfboards.co.uk

Adams Surfboards have been producing high quality custom made surfboards for over 18 years. Matt has shaped at all the top surfboard factories throughout his career, from working at Ocean Magic, Beach Beat, Factory 52, Black & White, Phoenix to working with the legendary world famous Eric Arakawa from Hawaii. Adams Surfboards is renowned as one of the premier places to buy surfboards UK.

Constantine Bay surf store

Web: www.constantinesurf.com
Tel:
+44 (0) 1841 520250
Email: des@constantinesurf.com
Address: Constantine Bay, Padstow PL28 8JJ

Providing the equipment, clothing, accessories and information to improve your surfing experience… where service counts!

Zuma Jay

Web:www.zumajay.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 1288 354956
Email:
sales@zumajay.co.uk
Address:
Belle Vue Lane, Bude, North Cornwall EX23 8BR

Here at Zuma Jay all we do is surf. We only stock the best quality wetsuits and equipment from the leading surf manufacturers and we cater for all abilities. You have to be a surfer to work at Zuma Jays and for that reason we will give you excellent and friendly advice.

Down The Line Surf Company

Web: www.downthelinesurf.co.uk
Tel:
+44 (0) 1736 757025
Email:
info@downthelinesurf.co.uk
Address:
Market Square Arcade, Copperhouse, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 4EA

The UK’s premier wetsuit stockist over 18 years as the UK’s number 1 hardware store. Expert advise from experienced staff. Free delivery – speak to the professionals. Rip Curl, Billabong, O’Neill, Xcel, Alder and Patagonia.

Freeriders Surf Shop

Web: www.freeriderssurfshop.com
Tel: +44 (0) 1326 313456
Email: keith@freeridersonline.co.uk
Address: The Moor, Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 3PN

Falmouth’s number one independent surf shop. We stock Xcel, Rip Curl, C-Skins, Quiksilver, Bodyglove and Alder. Wetsuit and hardware specialist. Over 200 new and used boards in stock.

Laminations Surfboards

Web: www.surfboardscornwall.co.uk
Tel:
+44 (0) 1872 553918
Email: info@laminations.co.uk
Address: Unit 3, Wheal kitty, St Agnes TR5 0RD

Check our new retail outlet. Chillis, Superbrand, Simon Anderson and more in stock with fins, deck grips and boardbags!

Aggie Surf Shop

Web: www.aggiesurfshop.com

Tel: +44 (0) 1872 55257
Email: sales@aggiesurfshop.com
Address: 5 Peterville Square, St Agnes, TR5 0QU

Great range of wetsuits swim wear and fashion with expert friendly advise and as always a great range of surfboards!

WaterShed

Web: www.watershedshop.com
Tel:
+44 (0)1637 498121
Email: info@watershedshop.co.uk
Address: 3-5 Bank Street, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1EP, UK

Based in the heart of British surfing, Watershed are suppliers of the finest quality, clothing, watercraft, accessories and wetsuits.

Wales

JP Surfboards

Web: www.jpsurfboards.co.uk
Tel:
+44 (0) 1792 851759
Email:
jpsurfboards@btconnect.com
Address: Unit 7a Crofty Industrial Estate, Penclawdd, Swansea SA4 3RS

JP Surfboards UK surfboard manufacturer of custom surfboards. The latest concepts in performance shortboards, quads and hybrids to retros and rides of the past. Since 2006 we have been in our new factory and showroom on the Crofty Industrial Estate 10 minutes drive from Llangennith.

West Sussex

Shore Watersports

Web: www.shore.co.uk
Tel:
+44 (0) 1243 672315
Email:
sales@shore.co.uk
Address: 20 Shore Road, East Wittering, Chichester PO20 8DZ

The UK’s Longest Running Wetsuit Retailer Specialist with over 1,000 wetsuits in stock from O’Neill, C-Skins, Rip Curl, Billabong, Patagonia, Hurley and Xcel. Check them all out in store or online with Free UK Next Day Delivery at www.shore.co.uk

OnLine

SurfDome

Web: www.shore.co.uk 
Tel: +44 (0) 844 357 1022
Email: customerservice@surfdome.com

Surfdome is Europe’s leading surf store, stocking the biggest range of surfboards including Chilli, Hayden Shapes, JS Industries, Lost, Toy Factory and more, with FREE delivery. Catering for the gun grom to the grey soul surfer, our expert team will keep you surfing longer.

King Of WaterSpOrtS

Web: www.kingofwatersports.com
Tel: +44 (0) 1202 763675
Email: sales@kingofwatersports.com

Kingofwatersports.com has a huge selection of boards for all abilities, with brands including BIC, Bilbo, O’Shea, Circle One, JS, Rusty, Fanatic, Santa Cruz, FCS, Gorilla and many more! Most available with a free boardbag and delivery!

 

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