Keith launches a frontside air on his KMRP as this section closes out. Somewhere in Indonesia.
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.
Bali is a little island with a big problem – it’s drowning in trash. In this short film, host & pro-surfer, Kyle Thiermann, shows the good, the bad, and the ugly of Indonesia and what we can do to restore … Continue reading →
Octo in Indo From the FCD inbox – I bought a 6’10” Octo model from you guys a year or so ago, and thought you’d like an update…I spent a few months this summer camping and traveling throughout Indonesia, and … Continue reading →