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

Category Archives: Latest News

Welcome all to the Smooth Movers festival to be held at Godrevy beach, Cornwall from 15th – 17th September. The festival will showcase the talents of some of Europe’s finest long boarders and form a celebration of stylish surfing. Slide 65 is proud to be involved with this prestigious event and we will be honoured […]

Factory Specials. Traditional Keel Fish

A limited run of 5′ 8″ psychedelic resin tint Fish. Each board is a work of art and truly unique. Gloss and polish with hand foiled 5″ wooden glass-on Keel Fins £680 #slide65 #FishforSummer

Gwilym Pritchard joins Slide 65 team

Up and coming rider Gwilym Pritchard continues the trend of stylish traditionalists emerging from the hot bed of Sennen Cove. His reactive and energetic style already makes him a stand out in the line up, and I am sure a great surfing career lies ahead for him. I personally want to wish him all the […]

2017 The pursuit of perfection continues…

A selection of boards in stock

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 […]

Simply turn on your Cruise Control

photo by Robert van der Heide

Cruise Control – the quest for perfection

Josh Daniel tests some minor tweaks to our best selling Cruise Control model

New Keel Fish for Marsh

Happy Birthday Marsh. Hope this Keel Fish flies for you!


        We have been busy over the last few weeks preparing stock for Sennen Surf Co.They are opening their doors for the first time tomorrow and will be our exclusive stockist in Cornwall. We hand delivered the boards earlier this week and have to say the shop is looking great. We wish Dave, […]