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

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Everyone loves a good deal, right? Especially us surfing folk looking to stretch our finances for that winter trip to warmer climes, or simply maximising our water time in any way we can. Most of us also can appreciate that surfboards, especially the hand made variety have been, in real terms, too cheap to sustain […]

Huge savings

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 […]

Time to draw some pretty lines…

Foil in canary yellow resin tint.

happy christmas all you sliders

Colm Doyle

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 […]

Evolving Waves?

  Slide 65 checking out Surf Snowdonia last week. Evolving Waves? We’re not too sure about that claim… check it out and see for yourself though.

Old Skool Noserider

  Robert, our friend from the Netherlands collecting his Noserider from the factory.

As traditional as they come

  Hang it off the back, so you can hang off the front. Now that’s a proper log.

Attention to detail…

  Forget the rest, we only use the best…

Heading south…