Team Sporting Sails out on dawn patrol. Check out the Ventura Pier in the distance!
Almost 25 years after Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard began hammering pitons, Fletcher, Yvon’s son, started Point Blanks (now FCD Surfboards) in a shack next door to the original Iron Works. Like father like son: Fletcher and Point Blanks proceeded to lay-up and destroy hundreds of fiberglass/ foam panels until they found a better, stronger and lighter way to build boards. And, with a group of freethinking surfers and shapers, designed higher-performance boards using the new technology.
The Slow is Fast tour is making its last stop at Patagonia Ventura on Friday the 13th at 6PM! Stop by for a slide show & short film, live music by Todd Hannigan and friends, beer from Island Brewing, diner … Continue reading →
Producer: Chris Burkard & Ben Weiland Russia, The Outpost Vol. 1 surf DVD + Book by Chris Burkard and Ben Weiland follows Keith Malloy, Dane Gudauskas, Cyrus Sutton, Trevor Gordon, Foster Huntington, Chris Burkard, and Ben Weiland as they journey … Continue reading →