random thoughts from slide65

"hand-shaping is critical to the evolution of the surfboard. It has been passed down from generation to generation... Hand-shaping really is the soul of the surfboard and in many ways the soul of surfing itself.
It will be a sad day if the hand-shaped surfboard ever goes away."
— Greg Noll

Huge savings

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Slide 65 Retailer Sennen Surf Co open their doors this weekend. To kick start the season and celebrate one year of trading they are offering an incredible £50 discount on all logs, with £25 off the shorter boards in the range.

This offer is for a limited period and while current stock lasts so you will need to be quick. Sennen Surf Co 01736 872 656. Tell them Rob sent you! #massivesale #eastercelebration #slide65surfboards

All new traditional keel fish launched

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2017 The pursuit of perfection continues…

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Time to draw some pretty lines…

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Foil in canary yellow resin tint.

happy christmas all you sliders

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A selection of hand made beauties for your pleasure – available now

Colm Doyle joins Slide 65

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18 year old Southern Irish surfer Colm is the latest addition to the Slide 65 team. Watch out for this fella, he’s really going places.

A selection of boards in stock

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Colm Doyle

Colm

Photo @ronanod111

Last weekend I had the pleasure of hanging out and surfing with this young man when he travelled from his home in Cork, Ireland to collect his new log. Colm is 18 years old and already a well rounded stylist. He really impressed me with his fluidity and repertoire of moves.

Slide 65 welcomes him and I personally look forward to watching his surfing career develop. His enthusiasm and drive to improve and hone his skills is infectious and I have little doubt he has the capacity to reach the pinnacle of traditional surfing.