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.
Dealer Camp Sales reps, sport ambassadors, product developers – we bring everybody out because we’re so proud of the work we’re doing on our surf line. Pictured from front to back: Prescott, Dan, Chris Sanchez, Rob Z, Canada Glen, Aaron
Carolina in My Mind This was the calm before the storm but we didn’t know how good we had it! It was a great trip though and thanks again to everybody who made the drive down and weathered the storm … Continue reading →