Summertime in Santa Barbara during a post-El Niño mega winter is a huge let down if you just got tubed out of your mind for the past 6 months. So, Andrew decided to keep stoking the fire and chased down a bomber swell all the way to Sumatra. andrew bennett in nias 2016 from Stretch … Continue reading Andrew Bennett’s Nias adventure
The THING v2 round pin with Darshan Gooch from Stretch Boards on Vimeo. Height/weight: 6’4″ 185 lbs Thing v2 round pin 6’2″ x 19.25″ x 2.375″ vol. 31.4L Construction type: CFT std with uni-directional carbon tail strips and duplicate CFT std glassing substituted with Varial foam for testing performance differences between foam types. … Continue reading Thing v2 Review with Darshan Gooch
A surf trip south of the border can reset your mind, your soul and your perspective on the world we live in. Re-visiting childhood adventures as a new father brings a whole new meaning to the journey. “…It’s a different world… and i like it!” Herbie and Nathan Fletcher: Peninsula South from Nixon on Vimeo.
On February 12, 2016, Nic Lamb paddled his 10’0″ Stretch Gun to victory at the Titans of Mavericks competition. We simply always referred to it as “The Mav’s contest” over the years but despite who becomes the title sponsor, what dollars or points are awarded, the high profile glitz or the overall status, there’s one … Continue reading Nic Lamb wins 2016 Titans of Mavericks Event
A glimpse of what’s been under Wiggolly’s feet during his 2015/2016 winter on the North Shore. Video by Marcos Nofuentes. Edit by Tim Marshall Wiggolly Hawaii 15/16 from Stretch Boards on Vimeo.
In this “First ride impressions” piece, the featured board happens to be none other than the most under stated, longest continually offered and most inquired board in the Stretch model line. Darshan really wanted to wrap his head around the IT and what the mystifying board design was meant to do, where it could go … Continue reading 7’0″ IT Round Pin CFT std with Darshan Gooch
Like Dejavu… Dreamy Skeleton Bay instagram video post from Benji Brand That familiar view featuring Koa Smith on his 5’8″ CFT LEGACY 2×4. Same wave, same stance, same model, same construction. They even had the same dims! Hear Benji’s thoughts on Skeleton Bay in the Surfline feature here To those who don’t pay much attention … Continue reading Benji Brand wins 2015 GoPro Of The World on his 5’8″ CFT LEGACY 2×4
Stretch Boards is hosting a holiday open house event on Friday November 27th. We’ll be swinging open the factory doors to anyone who has always been curious as to what goes into making a custom built surfboard. There will be light refreshments, beverages, working factory tours and face to face customer support for any surfboard … Continue reading Open House November 27th, 2015
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